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Springfield Care Home

Preston New Road, Blackburn, BB2 6PS

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
69 beds • No en-suite rooms • Opened in 1991
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5

Acorn House Care Centre

Whalley New Road, Blackburn, BB1 9SP

Requires improvement - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
32 beds • No en-suite rooms • Opened in 1989
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5

Birchfield Residential Care Home

9a-11 Gorse Road, Blackburn, BB2 6LY

Requires improvement - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Palliative
24 beds • Opened in 1987
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4

Linden House Care Home

Linden House, Delph Road, Shadsworth Road, Blackburn, BB1 2BE

Requires improvement - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
63 beds • Opened in 1991

Old Gates Care Home

Livesey Branch Road, Feniscowles, Blackburn, BB2 5BU

Requires improvement - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
90 beds • Opened in 1987
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2

Springfield Cottage Residential Home

Preston New Road, Blackburn, BB2 6PS

Requires improvement - Regulator's rating

Residential
26 beds • Opened in 1991
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4

Eachstep Blackburn

Infirmary Road, Blackburn, BB2 3LP

Outstanding - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
Nursing
64 beds • No en-suite rooms • Opened in 2016

Branch Court Care Home

Livesey Branch Road, Blackburn, BB2 4QR

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
30 beds • All en-suite • Opened in 2011

Feng Shui House (Blackburn)

548 Preston Old Road, Blackburn, BB2 5NL

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
Dementia
16 beds • Opened in 2016

Franciscan Convent Blackburn

26 East Park Road, Blackburn, BB1 8BB

Good - Regulator's rating

Residential
13 beds • Opened in 1983

Overview of care homes in Blackburn

Care homes in Blackburn

29

Homes that offer nursing care

8

Specialise in dementia care

20

Homes rated good or above

19

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Frequently asked questions

  • How many care homes are there in Blackburn?

    There are 29 care homes in Blackburn offering a range of specialisms. If you’re not sure which type of care home is best for you, you can read our guide on how to choose the right care home.

  • How are care homes in Blackburn regulated?

    All care homes in Blackburn are regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). Of the 29 care homes in Blackburn, 19 have been rated good or above.

  • How many care homes in Blackburn specialise in dementia care?

    There are 20 care homes in Blackburn who offer specialist dementia care for more information on the specific homes, view our dementia care home list.

  • How much do care homes in Blackburn cost?

    On average residential care homes in North West cost £542 per week, with nursing homes costing on average £852 per week. From the care homes in Blackburn who share their prices with us, we can see care home prices starting from £770 per week.

  • What is the difference between nursing homes and residential care homes?

    Residential care homes provide residents with accommodation, meals, and assistance with personal care and medication. However, a nursing care home will also provide medical care from a qualified nurse, including treatment for any illness or injuries.

  • Will I be entitled to local authority funding to help pay for a care home in Blackburn?

    In England, if your total savings and property assets are below £23,250, then you may be able to access local authority funding towards accommodation costs, personal care and nursing care. Read our care home funding article for more advice.

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Average care home costs in North West

Average costs based on LaingBuisson Care of Older People UK report 2019

  • Residential care homes

    £542 per week
  • Nursing care homes

    £852 per week

Funding for care in England

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If your total savings and property assets are below £23,250, then you may be able to access local authority funding towards accommodation costs, personal care and nursing care.

To qualify, you must first arrange a care needs assessment.