To qualify as a resident of an almshouse a person must:

  • be of good character
  • be in need, for example harassment, overcrowding, medical needs, social need, financial
  • have resided within 20 miles of St. Mary’s Church, St. Mary’s Butts, Reading for not less than three years at some stage during their lifetime before the time of appointment

To apply for accommodation the application form needs to be completed and returned to the Senior Site Manager.  If successful references will be sought and an interview will be arranged.