Compare care homes in Skelmersdale

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Aaron Crest Care Home

Tanhouse Road, Skelmersdale, WN8 6AZ

Good - Regulator's rating

66 beds • No en-suite rooms • Opened in 1994
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The Spinney Nursing Home

16 College Road, Upholland, Skelmersdale, WN8 0PY

Requires improvement - Regulator's rating

35 beds • Opened in 1989
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West Lancashire Short Break Services

7 School Lane, Skelmersdale, WN8 8EH

Outstanding - Regulator's rating

6 beds • Opened in 2011

Alma Green Residential Care Home

Alma Hill, Hall Green, UpHolland, Skelmersdale, WN8 0PA

Good - Regulator's rating

29 beds • Opened in 1997

Beacon View Home for Older People

Kiln Lane, Skelmersdale, WN8 8PW

Good - Regulator's rating

46 beds • Opened in 1995

Birch Green Care Home

Ivydale, Birch Green, Skelmersdale, WN8 6RS

Good - Regulator's rating

74 beds • Opened in 1992

Elm House Care Home

Lime Grove, Skelmersdale, WN8 8ET

Good - Regulator's rating

34 beds • 30 en-suite rooms • Opened in 2018

Stocks Hall Nursing Home - Skelmersdale

50C Whitemoss Road, Skelmersdale, WN8 8BL

Good - Regulator's rating

60 beds • All en-suite • Opened in 1994

Overview of care homes in Skelmersdale

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Frequently asked questions

  • How many care homes are there in Skelmersdale?

    There are 8 care homes in Skelmersdale 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 Skelmersdale regulated?

    All care homes in Skelmersdale are regulated by the Care Quality Commission (CQC). Of the 8 care homes in Skelmersdale, 7 have been rated good or above.

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

    There are 4 care homes in Skelmersdale who offer specialist dementia care for more information on the specific homes, view our dementia care home list.

  • How much do care homes in Skelmersdale cost?

    On average residential care homes in North West cost £542 per week, with nursing homes costing on average £852 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 Skelmersdale?

    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.