Milnshaw House

    161 Whalley Road, Accrington, BB5 1BX
    01254 460170

    • Ensuite room
    • Male & female residents

    Supported Living Lancashire

    Milnshaw House in Hyndburn, Lancashire is a 24/7 supported living service for people living with a mental health diagnosis, learning disability or autism.

    Milnshaw House in Accrington, has excellent access to the local town, amenities and transport links. The traditional property has been refurbished to a high standard and comprises of 14 ensuite bedrooms. Our residents also benefit from the communal areas, which include a spacious kitchen and dining area, lounge and an activity centre in the annex.

    As with all of our services, our residents benefit from ‘The Northern Healthcare model of supported living’, with 24/7 support onsite and clinical input from our multi-disciplinary team.

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    Referral Criteria

    • Male & female residents, aged 18+ who are willing to engage in recovery & social inclusion.
    • Can be on section 17 leave or if on forensic MHA section, on extended leave if approved by MOJ.
    • On admission residents must be stable on their current medication & medically fit.
    • We can support people with a diagnosed mental illness, mild learning disability or autistic spectrum disorder.
    • The service is brought to you in partnership with Encircle Housing Association, referrals are assessed in partnership.

    For any questions regarding Milnshaw House, or to make a referral enquiry please get in touch.

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    What’s life like at Milnshaw House?

    Milnshaw House opened in 2020 in the quiet town of Accrington. Our residents benefit from the best of both worlds; we are in easy walking distance to local shops and amenities, but also picturesque countryside is right on our doorstep. Blackburn can also be reached in just over 30 minutes by bus.
    From the day we opened our doors it was important to us as a team to establish excellent links with the local community and the services our residents would be visiting.

    We encourage our residents to be actively involved in our monthly residents’ meeting, where our team and our residents come together to share feedback and new ideas.

    “it’s just the people around me that are always there for me when I need a chat, and since I've been here I've been getting better and better.”

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    Our supported living model ensures consistency in the quality of our care

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    People's views and decisions about care were incorporated in their care plans. This helped staff to support people in a way that allowed people to have control over their lives. People told us, "I would recommend this service to other people. Staff help me with [name of activity] and help to keep me focused." (CQC Report 2021)

    Milnshaw House News & Events

    • Team Milnshaw at The Great British Care Awards

      Northern Healthcare Company News

      The Great British Care Awards Finalists

      We are PROUD to announce that we are The Great British Care Awards finalists! The Great British Care Awards celebrate excellence across the care sector. With twenty one award categories, they pay tribute to organisations and individuals who demonstrate outstanding excellence…

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      Life at Milnshaw House

      Our supported living services are full of activities with a busy calendar of group cooking classes, exercise, health and nutrition workshops, 1-2-1 time and occupational therapy to suit everyone’s needs and help our residents reach their recovery goals. Highlights from…

    • Case Study

      Resident Story | Kim – Milnshaw House

      Kim is 30 years old and came to Milnshaw House in August 2020 following a referral from Fairfield Hospital, Bury. Kim lives with EUPD, PTSD and anxiety. She had a history of unsettled placements in her younger years, residing in over 30 different homes/services before turning 18.

    • Care Awards 2024

      Careers, Northern Healthcare Company News

      2024 Care Awards | Congratulations, Katie!

      Well done, Katie! We are delighted to announce that our very own Katie Nazurally, Team Leader at Milnshaw House, has been crowned the winner of the Rising Star Award at this year's 2024 Care Awards. The award “recognises exceptional talent…

    • The Stars of Social Care

      Northern Healthcare Company News

      The Stars of Social Care Awards Finalists!

      We are delighted to announce that we have been shortlisted for three awards at The Stars of Social Care Awards.  The Stars of Social Care Awards are a duo of two annual events for the home care and care home…

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