Urgent Care Centre

What is it?

An Urgent Care Centre provides treatment for any illnesses or injuries which aren’t life threatening, but still need treating quickly.

Who is it for?

People suffering from:

  • minor head injuries
  • suspected broken bones and fractures
  • sprains
  • cuts and scrapes
  • bites
  • eye problems
  • rising temperatures

Further Information

You don’t need a referral from your GP to access the service, you can just drop in.  However, this service is not for General Practice problems where treatment can wait until drop in surgeries are next open or an appointment time is available.


Urgent Care Centres are located at:

Blackburn Urgent Care Centre

Royal Blackburn Hospital

Haslingden Road

Blackburn BB2 3HH


Burnley Urgent Care Centre

Burnley General Hospital

Casterton Avenue

Burnley BB10 2PQ