We provide high quality healthcare services primarily to the residents of East Lancashire and Blackburn with Darwen, which have a combined population in the region of 530,000.
The Childrens Community Nursing Team comprises of experienced children’s nurses who visit your child at home.
The community nurses will work closely with other professional who see you child and will let them know of your referral to the service.
If your child is being taken care of at home by the Community Nursing Team and you are concerned about their health between visits by the Team you can:
Referrals to the team are through:
The Community Nursing Team are based at the Royal Blackburn Teaching Hospital.
Sam Harkins - Sister
Anne-Marie Fisher - Sister
Carol Butterworth - Sister
Caroline Tomlinson - Sister
Dawn Jones - Sister
Heather Pickup - Sister
Rachel Fish - Sister
Jo Howard - Sister
Lindsay Yates - Sister
Sallie Haworth - Sister
Tessa Spackman - Sister
Shirley McKay - Community Support Worker
The service operates between 8am and 8pm Monday to Sunday and 8am to 6pm on Bank Holidays.