We are thrilled to announce that the Happy Living Awards are back for 2016. If know someone who deserves to be recognised for making a difference, please ensure you nominate. You can nominate friends, neighbours, event pets!

This year's categories include: 

Community Champion 

This category rewards an individual who is the heart and soul of the community. Please nominate someone you know who makes a positive difference and is dedicated to contributing to their local community. 

Best Neighbour

If you’re lucky enough to live near to Anchor’s Best Neighbour, we want to know. Is your neighbour someone who goes above and beyond for others? Are they an amazing support or always there to lend a helping hand? Now is the time to nominate and show your neighbour how much you appreciate them.

Best Pet

Pets bring their owners momentous joy and happiness. They also provide comfort and companionship as well as mental, emotional and physical benefits. We want to hear about your special pet and how they impact your life or the life of others around you.

Grandparent(s) of the Year

This award honours an inspirational grandparent(s) or great-grandparent(s) who plays a special role in their family’s life.  

Green-fingered Customer 

This award is for a gardening genius who has brightened up your location with their green fingers. Do you know someone who has worked their magic on your communal garden? It might be flowers in tubs, a vegetable patch or something bigger! 

Creative Champion – New for 2016! 

Do you know someone whose hobby is also an incredible talent? This category is an opportunity to recognise a member of your community who can be the first to be awarded Anchor’s Creative Champion. This category includes an array of activities including cross-stitch, crochet, knitting, sewing, weaving, collage, paper-craft, sketching, painting, doll making, woodwork, weaving and more! The award is open to anyone who likes to make things with their own hands.

To nominate please complete this form before the closing date, 1 November 2016. 

Make a nomination

Award winners will receive £100 of gift vouchers. The Happy Living Awards are open to Anchor customers only. Winners and those shortlisted will potentially feature in their local newspaper, on the Anchor website and on social media channels (e.g. Facebook).

If you have any questions email communications.team@anchor.org.uk