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Acorn House Care Home

GoodCQC Rating
Communal Lounge of Acorn House in Blackburn, Blackburn with Darwen
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Care Home Location

Whalley New Rd,  Roe Lee, Blackburn BB1 9SP, UK
Bus Stop1.00 miles
Local Pub0.60 miles
Train Station1.00 miles
Nearby Shops0.01 miles
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Overview

Acorn House Care Home is a modern, purpose-built care home located on the outskirts of Blackburn, home of the famous Blackburn Rovers. Acorn House provides specialist residential and dementia care for 32 residents. The home is spread across two floors and has been specially designed to cater to residents’ every need, with ensuite bedrooms, dining rooms, lounges, a hair salon and secure gardens being just some of its facilities. Acorn House is just a five-minute drive from Blackburn’s town centre, where you’ll find Blackburn Cathedral, Blackburn Museum and Art Gallery, a plethora of shops and markets and other local amenities.

BrandCountrywide
Purpose BuildYes
Opening Date1988
Beds32
Ensuite Facilities100%
All InclusiveNo

Types of Elderly Care*

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Residential Care

Individuals with low care needs, who are either fully independent or require minimal assistance with personal care and day-to-day tasks. Residential care usually includes support with tasks like: dressing, washing, taking oral medication and hoisting.

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Dementia Care

Individuals that have been diagnosed with dementia and are no longer able to live independently at home due to requiring specialist 24-hour care services.

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Respite Care

Individuals that require a temporary living arrangement at a care home. Respite is also referred to as a short care home stay and may range from a few days to a couple weeks.

* Registered with sector regulator 'Care Quality Commission (CQC)' to provide these categories of care.

CQC Rating

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CQC Safe Rating
Good
CQC Effective Rating
Good
CQC Caring Rating
Good
CQC Responsive Rating
Good
CQC Well-led Rating
Good
CQC Publication Date: 28/09/2022

Care Home Facilities

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Wi-Fi

Recent years has seen the rise of the silver surfer! 65% of care seekers want high-speed Wi Fi in their care home.

Garden Area

A care home’s garden is considered to the most important facility with over 84% of care seekers voting it as a must have!

Hair & Beauty Salon

38% of care seekers told us that having a hair & beauty salon was a key consideration to their selection process.

Wi-Fi

Recent years has seen the rise of the silver surfer! 65% of care seekers want high-speed Wi Fi in their care home.

Garden Area

A care home’s garden is considered to the most important facility with over 84% of care seekers voting it as a must have!

Care Home Activities

Where is Acorn House located?

It is situated in Blackburn and is close to popular amenities.

What is the CQC rating of Acorn House?

The Care Quality Commission (CQC) is England's health and social care services regulator. Acorn House is rated good, based on the level of care and safety at the home.

What types of elderly care are available at Acorn House?

The following types of elderly care are available at this home: respite, dementia, residential.

How many beds does Acorn House have?

Currently, there are 32 beds at the home.

Who owns Acorn House?

This care home is owned and operated by Maria Mallaband Care Group.

What types of activities and events are available at this care home?

There are a variety of health and wellness activities available at Acorn House, including: Exercise & Fitness, Gardening & Flower Arranging, Children Visits

What is the cost of care at Acorn House?

Prices will vary from home to home, depending on the level of elderly care required. At Acorn House the cost of care starts from £988 per week.