Welcome to Anchor's blog!

Written by people from across the organisation, our blog posts cover a range of topics and introduce ideas from different points of view. Our bloggers share news of what is going on within Anchor as well as discussing wider issues affecting older people and retirement living. Get to know the people who work and live with Anchor as they share their experiences and thoughts.

28
May
15

Demanding progress on retirement housing - Jane's Journal

In a recent blog for Inside Housing I shared my view that while the housing market is a constant theme on both local and national news, the focus should not simply be on building more homes, but rather the right homes.

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7
May
15

My 9Cs of person-centred care

In 2012 the NHS launched Compassion in Practice, a new vision and strategy setting out 6Cs of compassionate care. Care, Compassion, Competence, Communication, Courage and Commitment, are clearly all vital features of good care, however I believe that to provide the ultimate person-centred care, there are a few more Cs we could add on.

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