Dementia Friendly Worthing AGM

The AGM of Dementia Friendly Worthing, or the Worthing Dementia Action Alliance, as it is also known, took place on Tuesday, 1 December. It was held virtually due to Covid-19. […]

Dementia Friendly Newsletter 4

With the colder months approaching, this brings additional challenges and pressures for family carers and people living with dementia. We have Sing-a-Long and Smile sessions, Dementia Friends Webinars, details of […]

Supporting People with Memory Loss

The NHS are urging West Sussex residents struggling with ongoing memory issues to contact their GP for a memory assessment. Bikram Raychaudhuri, Clinical Lead for Dementia a the Sussex NHS […]

Dementia services in West Sussex discussion and podcast

During Worthing’s Mental Health Week at the beginning of October Dementia Friendly Worthing hosted a Q & A with local health professionals in West Sussex. We have produced a podcast […]

Answers to Joint Dementia Strategy

In response to our open letter to Mrs Amanda Jupp, Cabinet Member for Adults and Health, West Sussex County Council (previous blog post) we publish her answers to the questions, […]

Questions to Cabinet Dementia Strategy

Following the recent launch of the West Sussex Joint Dementia Strategy 2020-2023, the Worthing Dementia Action Alliance has sent an open letter to Mrs Amanda Jupp, Cabinet Member for Adults […]

Worthing Mental Health Week 2020

Worthing Mental Health Awareness Week (WMHAW), now in its 8th year, is informative and supporting and all talks, workshops and presentations will be held online via Zoom with many being […]

Dementia Friendly Newsletter 3

Our Autumn Newsletter brings you the latest on Dementia Friendly Worthing. We have launched a YouTube channel where you can catch up on our virtual sessions if you missed them first time […]

Supporting people with dementia

Dementia Friendly Worthing is continuing to adapt to support people living with dementia and their carers during these challenging times. Although the Dementia Hubs and Memory Cafés are not currently […]

Dementia Friendly Newsletter 2

In our July newsletter you can find out how to join our latest Zoom meetings and how we can support you to access these. Our Co-ordinator Lynsey has arranged virtual […]