Top marks for North East Autism Society’s care services


The North East Autism Society, whose head office is based on the Drum Estate, has scooped an outstanding score by Ofsted.

Its care home Acorn House, which is situated within the grounds of the North East Centre for Autism in Newton Aycliffe, was awarded the top mark – the third within the Society ‘s care services for children in as any months.

Director of Care for the North East Autism Society, Brian Stoker, said: “Yet another incredible report is testament to the team on the ground who are committed to making sure every child or young person who walks through our doors is not only welcomed into a safe, homely, stimulating environment but who is so well known and understood that with every visit we see progress, in all areas.

“Well done to everyone at Acorn House. Your hard work and passion for your jobs have paid off.”