Visiting your loved one

We are pleased to announce that we are starting to welcome family and friends to visit loved ones once again at our care homes*. There will be several guidelines you will have to follow to enable us to do this safely, effectively, and most importantly in a fair way. This also ensures the safety of you, our residents and team.

COVID-19 Updates

Our priority is keeping our residents, staff and community safe. Stay up to date with our COVID-19 updates, including the latest message from our CEO, Rachel Dryden, FAQ’s and other key information.

Welcome to Encore Care Homes

Across all of our care homes in Bournemouth, Christchurch, Poole & Fareham,
the wellbeing and happiness of our residents is central to our ethos.

It is the essence of every Encore care home and our teams’ passion is to deliver the very best care,
comfort and companionship every day.

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We design and purpose-build our own private homes to ensure they are beautiful and comfortable to both live and work in.

Our purpose at Encore is to enrich the lives of residents by offering a place of safety, care and companionship. We value the feedback we receive from the friends and family of our residents – read for yourself what people have to say about us.

Thomas Son of Encore Resident

The care my mother received was exemplary – it was personal, thoughtful and above all, recognised the person that she had been, as well as the person that she had become.


Gaye Daughter of Encore resident

We are really impressed by every aspect. They really do care, it is home-from-home.

Roger Son of Encore resident

We sleep well at night after a hard decision to hand over the care to you.

Patricia Wife of Encore Resident

I couldn’t be more reassured that he is getting the best care possible.