The Eventide Homes was founded as an almshouse charity in 1935 by the then Mayor of Bournemouth, Alderman J R Edgecombe.
The management team of the almshouse charity oversee the maintenance of the homes and provide support to residents’ welfare on a day-to-day basis. The team also facilitate a varied programme of activities, to maximise the residents’ quality of life and produce a good community
There are 74 almshouse homes at Edgecombe Gardens in Castle Lane West, Bournemouth. To be eligible, applicants must be: