Standing Up 4 Sitting DownOur national initiative to improve people's access to their local high street by increasing the amount of seating available to those who need it Find out more
Getting the nation talking about later livingFind out more
A Minister for Older PeopleFind out more
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Highlighting the issues that matter
We run a wide range of campaigns and frequently undertake research to help raise awareness of issues that impact the lives of older people.
Poor “public transport etiquette” cutting off a lifeline for older people
A Minister for Older People
Our Grey Pride campaign urges government to prepare better for the massive demographic changes taking place and calls for a dedicated Minister for Older People. Find out more.
Everyone has a story to tell. Taking the time to listen to and learn from the memories and experiences of older generations can be hugely rewarding – for younger and older people alike. Find out more.
Grey Matters is our initiative to get the nation talking about retirement living and care in an open, clear and supportive way. Find out more.
Standing Up 4 Sitting Down
We are Standing Up 4 Sitting Down and calling on shops to help older people access the high street by providing adequate seating in public spaces. Find out more.
Older people across the country have made an appeal to Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt, whoever becomes the next Prime Minister, to announce plans to address issues faced by Britain’s ageing population.
A care home in Binley has been classed as Good in all areas by regulator the Care Quality Commission (CQC). Staff at Anchor’s Trinity Lodge on Quorn Way were celebrating this week after receiving the
Irene, who prefers to be called Rene, has lived at Nelson Lodge care home, Whinfell Close in St Neots, since May 2017.
A care home in King’s Heath has been classed as Good in all areas by regulator the Care Quality Commission (CQC).
A great grandmother has had a wish granted, thanks to staff from her care home in Southampton.
Residents from a care home in Caterham were reaching for the stars and other exercises as part of a fun exercise routine on Friday.
Residents and visitors to Hampshire Lakes, retirement village in Yateley, hosted a fun-filled Summer Garden Party this week.
Ensuring good mental health and wellbeing is as important in older age as it is at any other time of life, particularly as the UK’s population continues to age rapidly.
Anchor’s care homes across the country are inviting their local communities to visit them on Care Home Open Day to find out what life in a care home is like.
West Hall care home in West Byfleet has further improved on its outstanding rating from regulator the Care Quality Commission (CQC).
It has been announced by the BBC that free TV licences for the over 75s are being scrapped.
Residents from an Eastleigh care home have knitted blankets for needy people in Romania.
A kind-hearted resident from an Anchor Hanover retirement housing property in Leeds has been inspiring his neighbours to help reduce isolation and loneliness by volunteering to help others.
Bilton Court care home in Wellingborough have kindly treated firefighters, police officers, ambulance staff and nurses to a free breakfast to say thank you for their exceptional dedication.
A care home in Ormesby has been classed as Good in all areas by regulator the Care Quality Commission (CQC).
Staff from a care home in Harehills have helped a dream come true for two rugby fans by organising a trip to the Rhinos’ Stadium on Thursday (23 May).
A Leeds care home has transformed a room into a Café which will be open to the community as a Dementia Cafe.
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