Sunderland Care Home rated Top 20 home in North East for two years runningHC-One’s Ashbourne Lodge in Ashbrooke, Sunderland has been voted by Residents and Relatives as one of the Top 20 recommended care homes in the North East in the awards 2021 for two years in a row. is the UK’s leading care home comparison website, and this recognition for Ashbourne Lodge is based on reviews received from Residents and their family and friends, demonstrating real life opinions and thoughts from those who use the home.  

The home received a ‘Good’ CQC report in February of 2021 in all categories, demonstrating that the home is safe, effective, caring, responsive and well-led. 

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, and Ashbourne Lodge achieving an impressive top mark of 10/10! 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.

Ashbourne Lodge Care Home Manager, Punam Randhawa said:

“I am so pleased for the whole team at Ashbourne Lodge, what wonderful news after a very difficult year in the care home industry. I am so proud of the team.”

HC-One Managing Director Nicola Bales said:

“This result is fantastic news, and well done to all at Ashbourne Lodge care home. 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.”