HC-One’s St Clare’s Court in Newton Aycliffe, County Durham are celebrating success after residents and relatives voted them as one of the Top 20 recommended care homes in the North East in carehome.co.uk awards 2024.
Carehome.co.uk, the UK’s leading care home directory and comparison website, holds its annual Care Home Awards to recognise the 20 top-rated care homes in each region of the UK. These are based on individual review scores that carehome.co.uk have received from residents, and their friends, family and loved ones, demonstrating real life opinions and first-hand experiences from those most closely connected to the home.
St Clare’s Court received an overall rating of 9.9/10 based on independent reviews, in recognition of the high standards of care provided at the home – which provides residential and residential dementia services for the local community. The 58-bedded home received a ‘Good’ CQC report, with ‘Outstanding’ in Responsive in February 2022, demonstrating that the home is safe, effective, caring, responsive and well-led.
HC-One is committed to providing the highest standards of care in every community they serve, which is demonstrated by their 9.5/10 average rating on the carehome.co.uk website – which is among the highest review scores across the care home sector.
St Clare’s Court’s General Site Manager, Sarah Todd, said: “Our residents and their families, friends and loved ones are always at the heart of everything we do at St Clare’s Court and so it means the world to know that they recognise the dedication and kind care of the whole team – as reflected in their independent reviews on carehome.co.uk and our position as a Top 20 Care Home in North East.”
HC-One’s Managing Director, Lisa Moorhead, said: “I am delighted that St Clare’s Court have been announced as a winner of the Carehome.co.uk Top 20 Award 2024 in North East, based on independent reviews by those using our services over the past year. This is an amazing achievement, which reaffirms our mission to be the first-choice care home for residents, their loved ones and our Colleagues in each of the communities we serve.”
In total, 18 HC-One homes received awards for being among the Top 20 care homes in their respective regions, with nine receiving awards for being in the Top 20 Care Homes in the North East of England.