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Age UK Blackburn with Darwen offers a bathing service for those unable to use their own facilities or who require support


What is independent bathing?

The service, at Hopwood Court, provides safe and secure bathing facilities

Who the service is for

  • Available for people not able to use their own facilities or require support
  • The service can be used independently, with own carer or with assistance from Age UK staff

How to access

  • A referral form can be emailed to you for completion, or ring the number below
  • An appointment will be made for an assessment at Hopwood Court

What we offer

  • Easy referral system
  • Initial assessment
  • Professional service
  • Bath, hoist and transfer aids
  • Assisted showers
  • Clean, modern facilities
  • Free on-site parking

What is the cost?

  • Independent bathing or with own carer £5
  • Assisted bathing:
    - One staff member £12.50
    - Two staff members £22.50

Prices are based on a one hour session
Prices correct at May 2018 but subject to change

"It's so comforting relaxing in a nice warm bath. The staff were so kind and helpful. I feel fresh and revitalised."

For further information

Telephone: 01254 692278