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Your home

Cravenside is a purpose built two storey home for older people located in Barnoldswick, Lancashire. It is just a short distance away from the outstanding natural Forest of Bowland.

Cravenside is one of 16 care homes managed by Lancashire County Council and offers quality, safe, comfortable care and support for up to 46 people across four homely separate areas.

We offer friendly, compassionate, person centred support to people living with dementia who choose Cravenside as their home. We also welcome older people for residential care and short term respite stays.

We provide a range of facilities including nicely furnished lounges and dining areas with kitchen spaces. People who choose Cravenside as their home are welcome to personalise their bedrooms to their own taste with comfy furniture, televisions or belongings that will make their room feel like home.

There are ample bathrooms, showers and toilet facilities.

The accredited dining experience at Cravenside offers fresh, locally sourced ingredients expertly prepared to produce a wide choice of delicious meals. Alternative options are always available. Drinks and snacks are accessible for people who live in the home and their visitors to enjoy throughout the day. Sample menus are available if you would like to view them.

On sunny days Cravenside has accessible and lovely well-maintained gardens with raised flower beds, offering seating in a closed private area for everyone to enjoy the fresh air. Those wanting to go a little further will find the town centre full of bustling coffee shops and market stalls. When the weather is not so fine we have two conservatories in which to relax or enjoy various activities.

People who live at Cravenside said:

“We definitely made the right decision we love living here “

“The care staff are welcoming, friendly, kind and helpful”

“I like Having a nice shower and having my hair washed, blow dried, and having those extra touches like having a manicure
and my nails painted”

“I Love going on trips and outings, enjoys the various events, decorating the areas such has Easter, Halloween, Christmas”

Your life

Our dedicated team of staff will help and support you to enjoy living at Cravenside.

We offer a variety of activities and social opportunities to enhance your wellbeing, these are run regularly by the homes activities care assistant and staff team.

You can take a look at our monthly activity calendar for up and coming events.

Your family and friends are always welcome at Cravenside.

We have strong links with the local community to help you to stay connected. We spend lovely mornings with children from the local schools. Religious ministers also visit regularly.

A hairdresser, optician and chiropodist are also available for people who live at Cravenside.

We also plan trips to local shows, events, and arrange trips out to Bolton Abbey, which is nestled in the heart of the Yorkshire dales.

Everyone at Cravenside is included in marking celebrations such as Christmas, Birthdays and Halloween. Fun themed activities and social events take place and everyone is welcome.

Your way

Whether it is support to maintain your skills and hobbies or trying new experiences, our well trained staff team will work with you and your families to offer the support you would like to have.

Our focus is offering you person-centred quality care. You will have your own key worker and together we will create a support plan to make sure we provide the best and most appropriate care to meet your requirements.

Our care staff at Cravenside are fully trained in supporting people to maintain their independence.

For new enquiries and information about fees, please call us on: 01282 816790

If you would like to find out more, feel free to contact us and make arrangements for a chat.