Community Winners 2018

Care Network, Blackburn with Darwen 2018

Care Network supports vulnerable people and their carers in the local authority district of Blackburn with Darwen and surrounding areas. It provides access to a network of quality approved, affordable services with the aim of enabling independent living and nurturing confidence so individuals can participate more fully in society.




It has three areas of operation:

  • Caring About Your Home – which includes a safer trader scheme and newly launched Healthy Homes Service (Home Improvement Agency accredited).
  • Caring About You – information and signposting for people with disabilities.
  • Caring About Our Community – partnering with local organisations to promote community events, and provide information around health and safety, and hate crime.