Blackburn Road

Adult Mental Health Service in Lancashire

Blackburn Road in Lancashire is a specialist residential care home for adults with a diagnosed mental health condition. We’re here to support our residents working closely with them to further their independent living skills, and enhance their quality of life through a holistic approach to care.


Capacity up to 7

Mental Health

All Genders


An adult mental health service providing specialist support.

This service is regulated by the Care Quality Commission. Click here to view our latest report & rating.

Blackburn Road offers both long and short-term care in addition to respite break for adults with diagnosed mental health conditions. Operating in Lancashire, Blackburn Road is purposefully small to offer a calm, tranquil and homely setting for residents allowing them to focus on what’s important to them, using the nationally recognised ‘Recovery Star’ model to help the people we care for recognise the goals they achieve.

Our vision is to make a difference; to enable people to optimise their potential and enjoy full and rewarding lives. Our core values are commitment to putting the individual at the heart of everything we do, providing a seamless and personalised and reflects the users wishes hopes and expectations taking the time to get it right. We’re not just here to help someone feel protected and safe, we’re here to help them get better and to move forward in their lives.

All residents have access to and are encouraged to use our range of on-site therapies including Occupational Therapy, Psychology in addition the nursing care they receive. We care for the psychological and emotional needs of every resident just as much as the physical needs.

We work in partnership with clients and their families to offer bespoke assessed care packages aligned to service user specific in-house training and clinical nurse led governance. This ensures that each of our social care work force has the right mix of skills, expertise, cultural awareness, confident, passion for each of their assignments aiming to maximise the positive outcomes for our clients, through care packages that have moved from prescriptive, and needs led delivery to holistic, bespoke and outcome based, however that looks for each resident. By believing in better, we help our residents to achieve more every day and see them to return home.

Conditions we support, but are not limited to:

  • Bipolar disorder
  • Mild Autistic Spectrum Disorders (ASD)
  • Mild learning disabilities
  • Personality disorder
  • Schizophrenia

7 Bedrooms

Purposefully small by design Blackburn Road has capacity for up to 7 residents allowing for a calm, relaxing environment.

Shared bathroom

Blackburn Road offers bathroom and washing facilities of the highest degree investing in the latest equipment.

Recreational equipment

We have a multitude of recreational equipment available allowing residents to interact with each other.

Kitchen / dining area

Blackburn Road has a large kitchen / dining area for communal eating where everyone is encouraged to convene.

Large garden

We have a large garden where residents are encouraged to cultivate plant life whilst learning new skills in the process.

Minibus for outings

Day trips and other outings are always pre-planned and we like to travel in style with our own minibus allowing for safe travel.

Download our Brochure

Our goal is to care for people and help them lead rich, rewarding and meaningful lives, however that looks for them. Download our brochure to learn more about the services we provide at Active Care Group.

Commitment to Quality

At Blackburn Road we have aligned and agreed our strategic goals to define what we want our organisation to achieve. This means we have also aligned them with the five domains of the Care Quality Commission (CQC) inspection standards to ensure we provide the very best care possible to all our residents. 

Passionate about people, passionate about care.

We don’t just look after the clinical needs of the people we support. We look after the person, including their personal, social and emotional needs. Highly flexible, personalised support can make a difference not just to the person with the condition, but to their family and friends as well. Let some of our residents and members of their families tell you about how we’ve been able to help them and their loved ones.


Deliver life-changing care & develop your career with us.

At Active Care Group we’re always interested in speaking to people passionate about care. As the UK’s leading provider of Complex Care we have a wide variety of flexible roles with personal career pathways that enable staff to develop their skills, knowledge and expertise within a supportive community.

Our Address

175 Blackburn Road, Great Harwood, Lancashire, BB6 7LU

Contact Number

Tel: 01254 829216

We're here, let's talk.

We’re here to talk to you about any care needs you may require. We have a dedicated team ready to assist you with whatever you need. Active Care Group has been providing complex care for over 30 years.

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