Wellington Vales wins Top 20 Care Home in South East England Award

Staff and residents at luxury care home, Wellington Vale in Waterlooville are celebrating winning a Top 20 Care Home Award in South East England, from the UK’s leading reviews guide to care homes Carehome.co.uk. This is a significant accolade given there are 2,744 homes in South East England.


Cinnamon Care Collection recognised as a Top 20 Large Care Home Group by independent reviewer

Wellington Vale is owned and managed by the Cinnamon Care Collection, which has 21 care homes in the UK. Cinnamon Care Collection is also celebrating success, having been recognised as a Top 20 Large Care Home Group in the Carehome.co.uk awards.

These awards are based on care home reviews written by residents, as well as their friends and relatives. All care homes’ review scores were calculated using a combination of the number of reviews, the average of each of the ratings and the size of the care home.  The homes were rated on overall standard, facilities, care/support, cleanliness, residents being treated with dignity, food and drink, staff, activities, management, safety/security, accommodation and value for money. Wellington Vale scored an impressive 10/10.

Wellington Vale luxury care home

Gina Lim, Commissioning Manager, Wellington Vale commented, “We couldn’t be prouder! We always aim to go above and beyond for our residents and take great pride in providing the highest quality care and a stunning, luxurious environment. To be recognised as one of the Top 20 care homes in South East England is a major achievement; testament to the dedication, hard work and positive attitudes of our team here at Wellington Vale.

“This award announcement follows hot on the heels of Helen Dunning, our Home Admissions Advisor being selected as Runner Up in the Care Home Heroes Awards – a national award organised by Caring Times which recognises people who work in care homes who always go the extra mile. Helen epitomises our values here at Wellington Vale, enriching the lives of our residents. Huge congratulations to Helen and our Wellington Vale team for the role they plan in making Wellington Vale such an exceptional care home.”

Carole Hunt, Director, Cinnamon Care Collection, added, “We are delighted to receive Top 20 Care Home Awards in recognition of the exceptional service we deliver – and congratulations to Wellington Vale.  Our teams work tirelessly to provide the very best care and support to all of our residents. The ethos at Cinnamon is to enable residents to live healthier, happier and more fulfilled lives. In a highly competitive sector, receiving an award based upon reviews made by residents, their families and friends is a fantastic external endorsement.”

Amanda Hopkins, Reviews Manager, Carehome.co.uk commented, “We now have nearly 250,000 reviews of care homes on Carehome.co.uk so we are able to give people a real insight into what a care home and its staff are like. Our reviews reveal the quality of their care, activities and nutrition as well as if the care home is value for money and the standard of their facilities.

“Reviews of Wellington Vale show they provide an excellent standard of care and we would like to congratulate them on being a Top 20 Care Home in South East England. It is a huge achievement to be named as a top rated care home by the residents who actually receive the care as well as their family and friends.”