The Living Well is the Canterbury Diocese Centre for Healing and Wholeness, located in a rural peaceful and beautiful setting. It offers individual day retreats, facilitated and self-led group retreats (for up to 18 people), themed quiet days, weekly worship, deeper healing days, in-house courses and supportive listening and healing prayer for individuals. Our spaces include a library, chapel, lounge/meeting rooms, garden with a large labyrinth and 4 heated cabins. There is also an independent room with kitchenette and adjacent bathroom on the first floor, above the garage.
We are fully compliant with Canterbury Diocesan Safeguarding policies as we also support Christ's healing Ministry in local parishes.
Accommodation on Offer
2 large garden cabins each accommodating up to 3 people, 1 medium cabin and 1 small cabin accommodating 1 person, 1 upper room for individuals or groups up to 12 people.
The house (lounge, library, chapel, kitchen, 2 toilets including one disabled) for groups up to 18 people.
Garden with various sitting areas and a large walking labyrinth.
Retreat Centre Facilities
Types of Retreat Offered
Themed Quiet Days (For anyone - 10am-4pm - £25 lunch included): Wed 28th Feb, Sat 20th April, Fri 21st June, Sat 3rd Aug, Sat 12th Oct, Tue 3rd Dec.
Deeper Healing Days (For those who need restoration through prayer - 10am-4pm - £35 lunch included): Mon 8th Jan, Sat 3rd Feb, Fri 1st Mar, Sat 13th April, Fri 3rd May, Mon 3rd June, Sat 6th July, Fri 2nd Aug, Mon 9th Sept, Sat 5th Oct, Fri 1st Nov, Fri 6th Dec
Clergy Oasis Days (For Clergy holding a license - 9.30am-4pm - £20 lunch included): Fri 26th Jan, Mon 20th May, Tue 10th Sept
Readers Refreshment Days (For readers - 9.30am-4pm - £20 lunch included): Fri 12th April, Mon 8th July, Sat 23rd Nov
Anna Chaplaincy Days (For Anna Chaplains - 10am-4pm - £20 lunch included): Fri 8th Mar, Mon 30th Sept
Service of Healing and Blessings in St Lukestide at Canterbury Cathedral: Sat 19th Oct or Sun 20th Oct (tbc)
Retreat Centre Location
The Vicarage, Vicarage Ln, Nonington, Dover CT15 4JT, UK