Dementia Award

The Brazley Centre has been given a Dementia Friendly Award from the Bolton Dementia Action Alliance at their ceremony held at Bolton Arena. The Brazley Centre provides day support for older people, autistic adults and adults with learning disabilities. Achieving this award involved an assessment of the environment, staff awareness/training and the support they provide […]

Care Quality Commision - Good

Good inspection result for short break service

‘Caring with friendly staff’ and ‘people fully involved in decisions about their support and care’ are just some of the findings from an inspection of a service for people with mental health needs. The Respite House in Breightmet received a ‘Good’ rating from the Care Quality Commission (CQC) – It provides short respite breaks for […]

Leader of Bolton Council, Cllr Cliff Morris, cuts the ribbon at the new Brazley Centre, with the Mayor of Bolton, Cllr Lynda Byrne, guests and staff from Bolton Cares

Improved day care facilities in Horwich

Improved day care facilities for adults have been officially re-opened in Horwich thanks to a £1 million building refurbishment. The Brazley Centre, off Cedar Grove, was launched by the Leader of Bolton Council, Cllr Cliff Morris on Thursday, January 19. The new hub involved the transfer of older adults’ day care provision from its previous […]

Bolton's Best

Success at Bolton’s Best awards

Bolton Cares staff have come up trumps at the Bolton’s Best staff awards. The awards celebrate and reward the work council staff do to improve the quality of life for everyone in the Bolton family. Our staff were able to take part as we still worked for the council for the first half of the […]

Shared Lives Bolton

Shared Lives cash boost

More Bolton adults with health needs will be able to live fulfilling lives in our community thanks to a national funding boost. Bolton’s Shared Lives scheme has gained £127,000 from NHS England, via the national Shared Lives Plus organisation, plus match funding from NHS Bolton Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG). The money will enable Shared Lives […]