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Top care homes in the country revealed as demand for care continues to grow

The top care homes in the UK have been revealed by care home reviews website In a bid to make it easier for care seekers to find the right care home, each year names the Top 20 care homes in all 12 regions across the UK, alongside the top care home groups. 

There are around 11 million people aged 65 and over – nearly a fifth of the UK’s total population – and this age group is predicted to grow, making up 24% of the population by 2043 and driving an increasing demand for care homes. 

Looking for a suitable care home and navigating the complexities of the social care system can be a stressful experience, and the awards are meant to help guide care seekers in the right direction by spotlighting high-performing care providers.

Out of 17,000 homes in the UK, the Top 20 in each region have been selected based on over 109,000 reviews written by residents, as well as their friends and families in the past year. 

Every year since their launch in 2014, the Top 20 awards take into consideration a wide range of criteria, including the care homes’ overall standard and facilities, the quality of care and support, the value for money, the standard of food, staff, activities, management, security, and whether residents are treated with dignity and respect. 

Amanda Hopkins, reviews manager of, said: “With over 300,000 reviews on our website, we are able to help guide care seekers in their journey to find the right care home for themselves or their loved ones. 

“Our reviews offer invaluable insight into the care and facilities offered by thousands of care homes across the country, and they can make this life-changing decision easier for the person moving into the care home and their family and friends. 

“The awards also celebrate the immense contribution of care staff across the country who work tirelessly every day caring for residents. 

“These top performing care homes are making a profound difference to the lives of residents by putting respect and dignity at the heart of their care.” 

You can see the full list of winners here.

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