- Learning Disabilities, Autism, Asperger's Syndrome, Mental Illness, Challenging Behaviour
Heathcotes Blackburn is a specialist residential service for adults with a Learning Disability who may have dual diagnoses and associated complex needs. Heathcotes Blackburn has thirteen bedrooms and provides twenty four hour support.
The service provides a large communal lounge, kitchen and dining area with a large utility room where service users can develop their independent living skills. There is access to a large garden with lawn and patio area. Several ground floor rooms are available and there are four shared bathrooms as well as ensuite washing facilities. Heathcotes Blackburn has Wi-Fi throughout allowing service users to stay in touch with family and friends, access e learning and use the internet
Heathcotes Blackburn is situated on a quiet street in a residential area of Blackburn and close to a wealth of community facilities including shops, cafes and restaurants. The service is just a five minute walk from Blackburn town centre with all its amenities and provides easy access to Whitton Country Park and the local zoo.
There are many opportunities for service users to develop new skills; Blackburn offers service users the chance to participate in community based and educational projects and service users are encourage to take part in the running of the household including budgeting and shopping.
There are excellent transport links into the town centre and the service is just a short drive away from the main motorway networks which provide access to Manchester and the coastal towns of Blackpool and Morcambe Bay.
For more information about Heathcotes Blackburn or to make a referral, please contact our Placements Coordinator on 01246 556 453 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Florence House
- BB1 5JP
- 01254 59969