Blar Buidhe care home rated top 20 home in ScotlandHC-One’s Blar Buidhe care home in Stornoway, Isle of Lewis has been voted by Residents and Relatives as one of the Top 20 recommended care homes in Scotland in the awards 2021. is the UK’s leading care home comparison website, and this recognition for Blar Buidhe is based on reviews received from Residents and their family and friends, demonstrating real life opinions and thoughts from those who use the home.  

Blar Buidhe also received a positive outcome from its recent Care Inspectorate inspection, which rated the home as ‘Good’ in ‘How well do we support people’s wellbeing?’. 

HC-One is committed to providing the kindest care, which is shown by the company achieving a 9.4/10 average rating on the website, with Blair Buidhe boasting an impressive rating of 9.9/10. This high rating demonstrates that HC-One is one of the best companies in the care home sector as rated by service users. HC-One currently also has the highest compliance rating of all independent residential care home providers.

Located on Simon’s Road, Blar Buidhe offers long term care packages for older ladies and gentlemen on the Isle of Lewis that require nursing or nursing memory care for those living with dementia. 

Blar Buidhe Care Home Manager, Donald McIntosh said:

“It’s great to be one of the top recommended homes in our country, all of our team and Residents are delighted with this well-deserved achievement.”

HC-One Managing Director John Kirk said:

“This result is fantastic news, and well done to all at Blair Buidhe. I would like to thank the whole team for their commitment and hard work to achieve such an impressive award. 

“At HC-One we are dedicated to achieving our aim of being the care provider of choice for those looking for the very best care and support, and employer of choice for the best, most professional, and kindest care staff in the communities in which we are proud to serve.”