Accommodation Vacancies

Hospital of Sir John Hawkins, Knight, in Chatham

Almshouse vacancy


The Governors of the Hospital of Sir John Hawkins, Knight, in Chatham have a first-floor flat with a stairlift, available for occupancy by a couple who meet the qualifications of the charity. The recently refurbished flat comprises two bedrooms with a sitting room; kitchen and shower room/WC.

Under an amendment to the Foundation Charter, the Hospital can provide for needy or disabled people (well enough to look after themselves – there are no carers or matrons on site) who have served in the Royal Navy, Royal Marines, the WRNS, Queen Alexandra's RN Nursing Service, the Army, the RAF, or who have served and been mobilised for active service in any of the Reserve Forces, or the RFA or the Merchant Navy, or who have been employed in the construction, maintenance, repair and re-fitting of ships in the Royal Dockyards.

The Maintenance Contribution for this flat is means-tested and includes the water rate but not Council Tax or other utilities.

Interested parties are invited to contact the Deputy Governor, Susan Fairlamb, for an application form.

Hospital of Sir John Hawkins
High Street

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