How to donate

We are extremely grateful for the dedication and support of those who donate to Caritas Anchor House each year. Without their generosity we would not be able to help as many people as we do.

If you would like to donate to Caritas Anchor House, you can do so via any of the options listed below.

If you are a UK taxpayer, please remember to Gift Aid your donation. This allows Caritas Anchor House to increase the value of your donation by reclaiming the base-rate of tax, currently 20%.

Please download a Donation Form here. (pdf)

Already donated, but want to add Gift Aid? You can download a Gift Aid Form here. (pdf)

By card

If you have a credit or debit card, you can give online via JustGiving’s secure website or via BT Donate.

Alternatively, you can call us on 020 7476 6062 at any time to make a card payment.

By cheque or postal order

Please make your cheque or postal order payable to Caritas Anchor House, and post to:

Caritas Anchor House, 81 Barking Road, Canning Town, London E16 4HB

By text giving

You can text HOPE to 70300 to give a one-off donation of £3. Or if you want to subscribe to make a regular contribution you can text ROOM to 70300 to give £3 each month.

Donations will be deducted from your mobile phone account and cost £3 plus your standard network rate for one text message. Caritas Anchor House will receive 100% of the donation.

Regular donors may unsubscribe at any time by texting STOP to 70300 or SKIP to 70300 to miss a monthly payment.

Text service provider Vir2 text helpline 0330 6600 425.

By leaving a Gift

Investing in Caritas Anchor House by leaving a gift in your will is another way you can make a vital difference to the lives of the people we work with.

Leaving a gift in your will is actually very straight forward. All the information you need from us (to pass on to your solicitor) is our address and charity number (below).

81 Barking Road, Canning Town, London, E16 4HB

Registered charity number: 1147794

There are different ways to leave a gift (legacy) so you can tailor your giving to suit you and ensure your Will works for the best of your loved ones.

Legacy gift options include the following:

Pecuniary legacies are where someone, in a Will, leaves a specified donation amount to a person or organisation.

Residuary legacies are where, after all the pecuniary legacies have been paid out, the remainder (i.e. residuary) of the estate goes to a person or organisation.

Specific legacies are a specific gift left to charity and can range from jewellery, art works of value, buildings or stocks and shares.

If you have any questions about leaving a donation or legacy to Caritas Anchor House, please contact us on 0207 476 6062 or email [email protected].

Caritas Anchor House is a registered charity (registration no. 1147794)

Subscribe to our newsletter

Latest News

Positivity and Performance

Friday, July 11th, 2014

During the first quarter of this year, Caritas Anchor House has worked hard to adapt to the changing environment of the social care sector. To compensate for the loss and alteration of services, we have stepped up our speed of operation and become more flexible, resulting in our figures remaining positive. Over 1,500 volunteering sessions […]

Read full story

Caritas Anchor House is up for three national awards!

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Caritas Anchor House is delighted to announce that we are in the running for three prestigious national awards this month. We have been longlisted in the first stage of the Centre for Social Justice (CSJ) awards as a project displaying innovation and effectiveness in addressing the root causes of poverty, turning lives around and reversing social breakdown. […]

Read full story

The Recovery Hub at Caritas Anchor House comes to an end

Tuesday, July 8th, 2014

The Caritas Anchor House Recovery Hub came to an end last week, with the final Recovery Café taking place on Sunday 29th June. Over the past year, the Recovery Hub has provided a host of services for residents and members of the community who are in recovery from alcohol and substance misuse. The Hub was made up […]

Read full story

Read all our news

Newsfeed

  • Charity for homeless can depend on 'Anchor man'

    Outlet: The Catholic Times

    Charity for homeless can depend on 'Anchor man' PROFILE Tara H...more

  • Don't turn your back on our struggling society

    Outlet: Catholic Herald

    Don't turn your back on our struggling society Keith Fernett says...more

  • Brentwood: Bishop McMahon celebrates farewell Mass

    Outlet: Independent Catholic News

    Bishop Thomas McMahon Bishop Thomas McMahon, Bishop of...more

  • Homeless charity finds a festive balance

    Outlet: Wharf.co.uk

    With the focus often falling on families at Christmas time, the staff...more

  • Jeremy Paxman

    Outlet: Oldie, The

    Jeremy Paxman Anchor House Anchor House is an old seamen's hostel in E...more

  • Apprentice winner inspires Canning Town homeless charity

    Outlet: Newham Recorder Series - Online

    Kay Atwal, Chief Reporter Tuesday, October 16, 20...more

  • Planning law changes renew Newham housing shortage fears

    Outlet: Newham Recorder Series - Online

    Anchor House director Keith Fernett Luke Jacobs ...more

  • Fear over planning law reforms

    Outlet: Wharf.co.uk

    Government plans that could temporarily halt developments with a mix ...more

  • Director carries the flame

    Outlet: Catholic Herald

    Director carries the flame JUST a few days before the Games began...more

  • LOCAL RESIDENTS REFURBISH LAMBETH ESTATE IN CONSTRUCTION TRAINEE SCHEME

    Outlet: London Housing News

    LOCAL RESIDENTS REFURBISH LAMBETH ESTATE IN CONSTRUCTION TRAI...more

  • 'Affordable' housing definition puts Olympic pledge at risk

    Outlet: 24dash.com

    Published by Ross Macmillan for 24dash.com in Housing and also in Deve...more

  • Price rise for 'affordable' housing puts Olympic legacy under threat

    Outlet: Independent, The

    ...two-bedroom property in the new development could be classifi...more

Our Photos

View all our photos on Flickr

Our Supporters

Foehn
Foehn
CSAN