About Us...

A family run business since 1932, Birtley House's greatest asset remains the continuity of the Whalley family's active involvement, which now spans to almost 90 years, together with their determination to offer individual care in a warm and welcoming environment.

A Family Home

The ‘family home’ atmosphere has always been a key factor in the popularity of Birtley House. Residents and their own families and later new generations have been known to move into the care home, able to with the fond memory of their parents or even their grandparents time here.

Unrestricted visiting times, the vast estate with plenty of private spots and the ability to purchase your own apartment really does offer a ‘new home’ option to those who require long term care, somewhere that can be personalised and lived in happily whilst new memories are made, with the security of knowing that 24 hour nursing care and support is always there.

Call us on 01483 892 055 to discuss your needs or arrange a visit.

Life at Birtley...

Those who live in Birtley House will always be supported and cared for, with care plans that are tailored to them and revised frequently, with the Residents input and approval. For those who are able, there are plentiful opportunities to enjoy community interaction, events and social occasions, in addition to the daily activities. Holistic care is integral to good quality care and there are plenty of opportunities to promote general well-being and happiness. And for those who are unable to get out and enjoy the surroundings or social occasions, we will bring suitable opportunities to you instead.


…our values, our team and our family.

Family Business

Birtley House Nursing Home is owned and managed by a family company founded in 1932 by Dr. Lloyd Driver and his wife Joan. Now into…

The Team

Our Registered Manager Sylwia Indycka, leads a dedicated team of experienced and highly qualified nurses and care staff. They each work together supporting each other,…

A picture is worth a thousand words

Please browse through our photo gallery capturing moments from events throughout the year to residents enjoying day-to-day life at Birtley House.