Entries by Naomi Taylor

Kinship Care- NFW2018

For children who can’t live with their own immediate family, the preferred option is sometimes to live with someone they know, such as an extended family member. This is known as “Kinship Care”, and the need is often urgent and unforeseen. Anchor can offer a variety of assistance for these families, including local support groups […]

National Families Week 2018

Today marks the beginning of National Families Week. This year we celebrate “Stronger Families, Stronger Communities”. At Anchor we know that every family is different, and we work to support and assist those who need it to ensure families, and our community, have the opportunity to strengthen and grow. #FamiliesWeek2018

Thanks Emerald Fruit Barn!

Thanks to Emerald Fruit Barn for recently nominating Anchor Inc as the recipient of their in-store fundraising. In line with your delicious healthy selections, your donation will go towards enhancing the well-being of our community!

Outreach Services- Healesville and Yarra Junction

Do you know that Anchor offers an Outreach service for local housing support? If you can’t make it to our Lilydale office, you may wish to meet Sandra at Healesville on Thursday (at HICCI – Healesville Inter-Church Community Care Inc.) or on Friday at Yarra Junction. For more information, contact us on 9760 6400.

Can you help?

“Emily*, aged 15, came into care following numerous child protection investigations due to her experiencing neglect and abuse. Emily had never had the opportunity to participate in any social activities, almost a prisoner within her own family home. Emily has challenges establishing friend ships and finds it difficult to trust others”. Emily’s story is not […]