Caritas Anchor House

Working at the heart of homelessness

Our News in Brief

Our News in Brief

2nd December 2019
The event is held to welcome all of our residents to celebrate with us this Christmas season. At Caritas Anchor house we understand that Christmas can be a difficult time for those separated from loved ones which is why we hope to offer our residents a place that feels like home. The importance of...
29th November 2019
Terry has been a part of the family at Caritas Anchor House for an incredible 47 years! In that time, he has maintained the building here, and overseen our many developments over the years, from the seafarers’ mission of the past to the modern accommodation and support service it is today. “...
21st November 2019
Education at Caritas Anchor House
We provide a home and tailored support to hundreds of people experiencing homelessness each year, as well as opportunities to improve health and wellbeing, and access training and employment support. But we want to do so much more, and to do so, we need your help. From 12noon on Tuesday 3rd...
20th November 2019
The LHC's member charities reflect London’s rich tapestry; some are household names working across our city while others are much smaller and local or specialise in supporting specific groups.  Regardless of our size, we believe that by collaborating – sharing our ideas, experience and...
8th November 2019
The project has been hailed as the most-ambitious community programme ever implemented by a premier league club, where players from the men’s, women’s and Academy teams have supported the local community. The event was attended by the men’s and woman’s first teams, and Dame Karren Brady, the Vice-...
28th October 2019
Over the many years that Caritas Anchor House has been providing life-changing services to community members in Newham, thousands of people have used the communal lounge and social space. The room had, understandably, seen better days and so earlier this year Caritas Anchor House embarked on a...
28th October 2019
The #WeAreOneNewham conference aimed to bring together third sector organisations from the borough, to inspire conversation and strategy around how we can best support our communities, as well as facilitating new and exciting collaborations. Ensuring person centred services lie at the heart of...
25th October 2019
This year we are delighted to be hosting our very first Christmas Concert, where we hope to bring together our residents, supporters, partners and the local community to enjoy an evening of festivities and kick off the season with some wonderful music. Taking place on Wednesday 27th November...
14th October 2019
We know many people were looking forward to the event, and so we are very sorry for any inconvenience caused.Our event aimed to draw attention to the homelessness crisis on a local level, and showcase the people and stories behind the statistics. Attendees would have heard about all we have...
9th October 2019
We need to confront the harsh realities that are resulting in people living and dying on our streets. This World Homeless Day we aim to encourage people of all backgrounds and professions to work together and help put an end to homelessness. This is the mission around which we must unite, as...

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