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.

8
Sep
17

Music to my ears

I’m on a mission at the moment – and it can be summed up as: “TVs off and music on!”

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31
Jul
17

My work experience with Anchor working on SU4SD

My name is Marley, this summer I did work experience with Anchor in their London office and I’d like to share my experience with other young people considering getting practical experience in the workplace.

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28
Mar
17

Wellbeing for the later years

For me, a true sense of wellbeing sits right on top of the pyramid that is Maslow’s Hierarchy of Needs, so I was super-excited at the prospect of launching our first Anchor Wellbeing Festival, specifically aimed at older people this spring.

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21
Feb
17

Making music memories - Jane's Journal

With Desert Island Discs marking its 75th anniversary this year, what are the records you’d choose for your music memories?

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12
Jan
17

New Tricks - Jane’s Journal

For me it’ll always be Poppy the Cairn Terrier. Even if you don’t have a pet of your own, most of us recognise the power that animals hold over us.

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