Hub closure

Dementia Hub at South Farm Road to close

As many of you are aware we are coming to the end of our current lottery funding and are still awaiting news of any future funding. With this in mind […]

Dementia Cafe Ferring

More Dementia Café services in Ferring

Additional D-Café services in Ferring thanks to the National Lottery Community Organisations Fund We received £15,368 from the National Lottery Community Organisations Cost of Living Fund to increase our D-Café […]

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Important notice re NHS and services for people with dementia

NHS reduced dementia services for Jan-March 2024! We have been informed that the NHS across Sussex has put in place plans to ‘protect patient safety, prioritise urgent and emergency care […]

Sussex Community Foundation

New Funding for Dementia Cafe

We are delighted to have been successful in receiving funding from the Sussex Community Foundation to run a regular Dementia Cafe at Abbeyfield Ferring. The new D-Cafe will be open […]

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Drumming Down Dementia Project funded by Arts Council

Worthing Dementia Hub has been awarded £7,550 for Drumming Down Dementia sessions We are delighted to announce this new project funded by the Arts Council England that will deliver 50 […]

Worthing Dementia Hub Launch

New Dementia Hub Opens in Worthing

Dementia Friendly Worthing and Abbeyfield Ferring Society have launched a new hub, funded for three years by the National Lottery Community Fund. The hub is situated at 46 Goring Road, […]

Dementia Friendly Worthing Schools Video

Dementia Action Week in Worthing sees Dementia Friendly Worthing launch a video for schools’ assemblies We have a host of events, virtual and otherwise, during Dementia Action Week 17-23 May, […]

Time for Dementia Sussex restart

Local families affected by dementia are being invited to take part in Time for Dementia, an award-winning programme, to help train the healthcare professionals of tomorrow and improve dementia care. […]

National Lottery Funding – Press release

National Lottery Funding for a Worthing Dementia Hub, innovative day services and support for people with dementia and their families Dementia Friendly Worthing and Abbeyfield Ferring Society are delighted to […]

Easter Concert for people with dementia and carers

Our first intergenerational Easter Concert was held virtually on 31 March and went out live on Facebook. What a success! Over 1,000 people participated and interacted through Zoom and the […]