Rockmount Northwest is an individually designed, specialist resource,providing 24 hour support in a Residential setting.
We provide a safe and supportive environment for people with a mental illness diagnosis who may also have a mild to moderate learning disability. This environment enables people to rehabilitate and recover to optimal functioning, within the limitations of their illness and ability.
We carry out a robust and detailed assessment of need at point of referral, in collaboration with the individual being referred, professionals currently involved, families and significant others,. This ensures that we are able to plan the correct level of support to meet the identified needs of the person.
We are committed to development of our staff to ensure they are appropriately skilled and competent to meet the needs of our complex service users in a confident and safe manner.
Rockmount Northwest embraces diversity and will not tolerate discrimination towards service users in regard to personal beliefs, culture or religious affiliation.
We actively recruit staff from a variety of faith and cultures to ensure we have representation to meet service users needs and advocate on their behalf.
Rockmount is situated in Rishton near the towns of Blackburn and Accrington in East Lancashire. We are a short drive from the M65 either exit at Junction 6 or 7.
We have ground floor accommodation available for people who have this assessed need.
Each person has their own room which can be personalised to their own preference.
"I like living at Rockmount, its a good place to live. We get lots of activities and trips out. Staff are friendly and we have a laugh together. I am well looked after here and want to stay forever"
"Rockmount Northwest is incredibly person centred in their approach." "I find that they know their service users very well and provide a structured positive routine and promote independence with regards to social inclusion."
"I feel confident that when I place individuals with this service, the care and support they receive is excellent and they will be safe. I feel this comes from having oversight from a very experienced manager and deputy" and
"During my reviews when I talk to the staff and the client I have never had any concerns regarding any safety issues. The placement always appeared well staffed and the clients were well supervised and managed."