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.

27
May
16

Silver Dreams - Gina and Stanley Altman celebrate their 60th wedding anniversary

Stanley and Gina Altman have always had an interest in the theatre and, with their 60th wedding anniversary this year, they were keen to celebrate in style.

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25
May
16

Building a flourishing care community

Since joining Anchor in 2014, I have had the pleasure of welcoming countless new residents and building thriving communities at two of the organisation’s newest care homes: Mayflower Court in Southampton and Orchard Gardens care home at Bishopstoke Park retirement village near Winchester.

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19
May
16

We're like a family - Jane's Journal

We work hard to involve customers’ relatives in our services. But, for one in five, we may be the closest thing they have to family.

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10
May
16

Tour de Terry - Week eight: The finish line

I can’t believe that after 49 days on the road I’ve finally reached The Clies in Helston – 1,500 miles from King James Court in Berwick Upon Tweed where I set off on 14 March.

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5
May
16

Anchor’s legacy fund summary 2015

Last year, a total amount of £90,404.80 was awarded from Anchor’s legacy fund, to support projects and to provide goods and services across Anchor locations.

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3
May
16

Tour de Terry - Week seven: From Worthing to Swindon

I can’t believe that a week today I will have reached my final destination, The Clies in Cornwall, after more than 1,500 miles on the road.

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