Residential care in Clitheroe, Lancashire

Start a new life in residential care at High Brake House. Enjoy the comfort and freedom of home, and let us take care of all the little things, to make life easier and more enjoyable.

Forget about cooking, cleaning and laundry and concentrate on more important things… read a book, watch a film, chat with friends, relax in the garden, do a spot of gentle exercise or go out for the day.

Our team are dedicated to supporting you and providing personal care around the clock, so you get the most out of every day.

  • Spacious and personalised ensuite bedrooms

  • Easy access wetrooms and assisted bathing

  • In-room TV, WIFI, phone and 24hr call point

  • TV lounge and quiet reading rooms

  • Friends and family lounge with kitchenette

  • Beauty therapy and hairdressing

  • Sensory garden with seating areas and fountain

  • Calendar of events and activities

Five steps to your new life in residential care

Time for change

Home sweet homeWhen daily life becomes lonely, or a struggle and extra help at home isn’t enough, moving into a residential care home may be the best option. We know this can be a difficult decision to make.

You’ve filled your home with memories, and the thought of leaving it behind can be an upsetting and daunting prospect for both you and the people close to you.

At High Brake House, we’ve helped lots of people through this process, making it more comfortable and less daunting. Helping them start a new and fulfilling life, in a place they are respected, well looked after, while keeping their independence.

The search

High Brake House care home exteriorResidential care homes, just like regular ones, come in all shapes and sizes. You want to choose the right home for you and your needs.

Research is key, and our website is designed to give a true flavour of life here at High Brake House. For all those questions we know you’ll have, our Q&A page is a great place for help with your decision-making.

If there is anything else you would like to know, please do get in touch with Hannah or Liz on 01200 538110.

Time to decide

Day careYou’ve decided High Brake House might be the residential care home for you. So what’s next?

We ask you, or those helping you, to get in touch for a chat about your individual needs. When we know we can help; the next step is to come and look around.

We welcome you to come and stay for a while. Get a feel for the place, see what you think, and see how our family can care for you and yours.

Call Hannah or Sofia on 01200 538110 to arrange a visit.


High Brake House pre-assessmentYou’ve decided High Brake House is where you’d like to be. Now we visit you to carry out a pre-assessment. This can be at your home, in hospital, or wherever you are. If you’d like, you can even come to us for half a day, to see how you get on in the home setting.

During your pre-assessment, which usually takes just under an hour, we talk with you, and your family, about your personal, health, wellbeing and emotional needs. It’s also a chance to get to know each other too.

If everyone is happy, a move to High Brake House is agreed, a date put in the diary, and we put your personalised care plan in place.

If you’re planning ahead and would like to go on our waiting list, please contact Hannah or Sophia on 01200 538110.

Moving in

Personalised bedroom at High Brake HouseWe want High Brake House to be your home. Any personal effects you’d like to have in your room can be sent to us ahead of your arrival – this might be bedding, ornaments, pictures and small furniture. Our team are here to put everything in place for the day you move in.

Moving day is a big day for everyone. We are here to support you and your family every step of the way.

When you arrive, we will be here to greet you and help move you in. You can go straight to your new bedroom, or into the lounge to meet fellow residents. There’s no rush – you can choose to do whatever feels right for you.

You’ll soon be making new memories and new friends, at High Brake House.

At the present time we are unfortunately not accepting any new day care residents.

We’d love you to get a real feel for our residential care home
Call us on 01200 538110 to arrange your guided virtual visit

What our lovely residents and their families say

“Have you finished improving the home? Ha ha, don’t be silly you never will, that’s just you. It looks fabulous.”

“It’s great seeing your children and the children of the staff, it’s a real home this is.”

“I have found a wonderful home. I came from outside the area and have made friends. This is now my home.”

“I don’t know what we would have done if we had not found High Brake House.
Thank you for taking care of our family member.”

“Your garden is just… well… just brilliant. I love going out to it.”

“The High Brake team look after me, so I don’t have to worry about the day-to-day tasks any more. ”

“You are always hoovering up, it’s like a hotel in here.”