Wigan

Belong Wigan is a vibrant village community, rated Outstanding by the Care Quality Commission. As part of the not-for-profit network of Belong care villages, we offer a range of care and accommodation options, with a bustling hub of facilities for use by the whole community. Come and visit and experience a warm Wigan welcome.

Miller's Lane, Platt Bridge, Wigan WN2 5DD

Reception telephone: 01942 855 600

Welcome to Belong Wigan

Designed to promote well-being and an active lifestyle, whatever your needs, our vibrant community village is open to all.

At the heart of the village are extended family size households, creating a homely environment where the individual needs of those who need 24-hour care can be met, including the provision of specialist dementia and nursing support. Alongside them a range of state-of-the-art facilities and independent living apartments make for a rich and diverse community.

For a brief introduction to Belong Wigan, watch the short video.

Better still come and visit. Call us on Tel: 01942 855 600 to book a tour.

For people not profit For People Not Profit

As a charitable organisation, Belong re-invests all income into its services and we are active members of the National Care Forum.

Wigan and the surrounding areas

Belong Wigan is located in Platt Bridge, 3 miles out of Wigan town centre, making it easy to access the town’s cultural, leisure and retail opportunities, as well as nearby country parks.

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KEY HIGHLIGHTS

Museum of Wigan Life 2.4 miles

Wigan Little Theatre 3.0 miles

Mesnes Park 3.2 miles

DW Stadium 4.1 miles

Three Sisters Race Circuit 4.2 miles

Haigh Woodland Park 5.8 miles

Looking for more information?

Browse the key facts document for more detail and village pricing.

Living at Belong Wigan I feel such a strong sense of community, it’s great making new friends.

Peter Clements

Belong Wigan Apartment Customer

Staying with us

There are two ways to enjoy life in Belong Wigan: we offer households for those requiring 24-hour support and modern apartments for independent living within our vibrant community.

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Households

Our award-winning household setting ensures a homely environment where expert dementia and nursing care is provided.

As dementia leaders, Belong has designed every aspect of its villages to maximise independence and wellbeing for people living with dementia.

Learn about our households
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Apartments

Our apartments offer the best of both worlds: independent living within a vibrant community

With modern, spacious layouts, excellent views and 24-hour emergency response, Belong apartments ensure comfort and the reassurance that help is always at hand if needed.

Learn more about our apartments

Care options

Dementia Care

Keeping people in wellbeing lies at the heart of our approach

WHY US?

  • We design dementia-friendly spaces

  • We promote person-centred approaches

  • We employ Admiral Nurses

Nursing Care

Our skilled nursing team ensure we can meet people’s needs as they change

WHY US?

  • We provide clinical expertise across the village

  • We hold national accreditations and awards for the quality of our end-of-life care

  • We promote professional development

24-hour care

Enjoy round-the-clock support in our households

WHY US?

  • Proactive support in a stylish setting

  • Fine dining experience

  • Technology-enabled for safety alerts

Admiral Nurse

Our dementia specialist team supports customers and their carers

WHY US?

  • Qualified dementia specialists

  • Insight and empathy

  • Expert advice

Belong at Home

Access Belong's high-quality support in your own home

WHY US?

  • Flexible, problem-solving approach

  • Punctual and dependable

  • Consistent caring team

Experience Days

Experience life in a Belong village on a day basis

WHY US?

  • Join in the village events programme

  • Enjoy lunch in our bistro

  • Give carers a break

Want to work with us?

Come to work with a smile on your face knowing that you're making a difference to people's lives.

Our dedicated team

Every member of our village team is dedicated to ensuring your experience is the best it can be.

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Access our What's On guide

From seasonal festivities to weekly favourites and outings to film nights, our handy guide keeps you in the loop.

Download What's On PDF

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Miller's Lane, Platt Bridge, Wigan WN2 5DW