St John's Winchester Charity provides almshouse accommodation for needy persons of the local area. Applicants must be over retirement age, be capable of living independently, and have a clear need for the extensive range of support which we provide.Read More
Moorside Day Centre
The Day Centre is situated within our Moorside Nursing Home and operates two days a week, Mondays and Tuesdays. It provides supportive day-time facilities for elderly mentally infirm people in the community, predominantly those with dementia.Read More
Devenish House Nursing Home
Devenish House provides care for frail elderly people in a homely non-institutional setting. We believe in holistic care for residents which values their dignity and independence at all times. Devenish House has been rated 'Excellent' in its CQC ReportRead More
Moorside Nursing Care Home
Moorside provides high quality care for elderly mentally infirm people, particularly those with dementia. The Home has been purpose built and features three separate ‘clusters’ of rooms, providing a smaller ‘home within a home’ feel. Moorside has been rated 'Excellent' in its CQC Report.Read More
- Almshouse Accommodation Almshouse accommodation for local elderly people in financial and social need.
- Moorside Day Centre Supportive facilities for elderly people in the community, predominantly those with dementia.
- Devenish House Nursing Home Nursing home for frail elderly people needing nursing or residential care.
- Moorside Nursing Home Moorside provides holistic dementia care for our residents which values them as individuals.
Welcome to St John’s Winchester Charity (Registered Charity No 250926)
The Charity is a Christian foundation which provides sheltered almshouse accommodation, day care and residential and nursing care for needy older people. The Charity’s mission is to maintain the hope, comfort, tranquillity and dignity of all residents and to preserve and foster independence whilst understanding and supporting residents in the face of increasing frailty.
Founded as long ago as 931 we are the largest independent provider of care for older people in Winchester with 81 units of sheltered almshouse accommodation, a day centre, and two nursing homes.
We are currently accepting applications for consideration for our almshouses waiting list. Please go the relevant page on the website to download an application form or ring the office for more details.
By donating to St John’s Winchester Charity you can help to continue the good work we do for needy older persons of Winchester.