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Public consultation on mental health plans launched

17/07/2019

People in West Sussex are invited to take part in a public consultation about proposals to improve the quality and safety of mental health services for adults, older people and those living with dementia

Want to know more about the local NHS and how you can get involved?

12/06/2019

People across Coastal West Sussex are invited to a public meeting this month where you can find out more about the local NHS and how healthcare has improved over the last twelve months

Dementia Action Week events across Worthing

15/05/2019

Worthing’s Dementia Alliance aim to make a huge impact next week across the town with Dementia Hubs and awareness raising events

Weekly 'Sporting memories' group in Worthing for people affected by dementia

13/03/2019

Older sports fans can share their love of sport in a relaxed environment

Family fun and free activities for all ages at the Regis BIG Event

28/02/2019

Come and find out what is happening in your local area helping you to keep healthy, stay well and feeling good

February 2019 pop-up dementia hubs by Dementia Friendly Worthing

06/02/2019

Various events are taking place in Worthing over the coming weeks for people living with dementia and for their friends, family and carers

Do you care for a loved one living with dementia?

29/01/2019

Come to a free event in Littlehampton with a talk from Care UK

Pop-up dementia hub by Dementia Friendly Worthing

08/01/2019

Various events are taking place in Worthing over the coming months for people living with dementia and for their friends, family and carers

NHS Long Term Plan to tackle major killer conditions and save up to half a million lives

07/01/2019

The NHS long term plan, published today, will save almost half a million more lives with practical action on major killer conditions and investment in world class, cutting edge treatments including genomic tests for every child with cancer.

Memory Cafe: Dementia friendly events in Worthing

07/01/2019

A new local service for people with memory loss, Alzheimers or other dementias and their carers.

Dementia friendly events in Worthing for December 2018

22/11/2018

Various events are taking place in Worthing over the next couple of months for people living with dementia and for their friends, family and carers

Dementia friendly events in Worthing

19/09/2018

For people living with dementia, their friends, family and carers

Premiere for new film to tell local people’s stories about the NHS at 70

11/09/2018

A brand new film that shares the stories of people from across Coastal West Sussex celebrating the NHS at 70 will be premiered in Worthing this month.

A new scheme to help find vulnerable missing people with dementia

07/06/2018

The 'Herbert Protocol' gives carers, relatives or friends the ability to prepare, in advance, information that police will need quickly if ever their loved one goes missing.

It's Dementia Action Week 2018

22/05/2018

Find out what small things you could do to make the world more dementia-friendly

Help us improve dementia care and support further

22/05/2018

We want to hear from people across Coastal West Sussex about the care and support available locally for people living with dementia and their carers and families.

Flyer - Dementia Awareness week sessions at Park Surgery

Dementia sessions at Park Surgery

09/05/2018

Age UK West Sussex are hosting a dementia awareness week 21-25 May at the Park Surgery

Worthing Mental Health Awareness Week logo

Worthing Mental Health Awareness Week 09 -14 October

05/10/2017

A week long programme of events will be held with the aim of challenging the stigma around mental health and providing good quality information

Research at Sussex Community top 5 nationally

02/08/2017

Sussex Community NHS Foundation Trust (SCFT) is named in the top five community NHS trust nationally for research activity by the National Institute of Health Research (NIHR).

Thousands are missing the chance to check-up on their health

02/08/2017

In the last three months, 7866 people were offered an appointment but only 2780 booked one with their local GP or health team – that is roughly one in three.

Let’s unite in support for people with dementia

16/05/2017

Every three minutes a person in the UK will develop dementia, and many are facing it alone.

Introducing 'Our NHS'

23/02/2017

We are launching Our NHS - a six-week look at our local health and social care across our GP and primary care services, hospitals, social care, community and mental health services

Raising awareness of mental health issues

06/10/2016

Monday 10 October is World Mental Health Day and this year the global campaign is psychological first aid, and support people can provide to those in distress.

What do we think could be improved about our local NHS services?

28/07/2016

Over the last two weeks, we have been sharing the results of our survey about primary and urgent care.

Free screening of award winning dementia documentary

05/05/2016

Alive Inside is an award winning and uplifing documentary exploring music’s astonishing capacity to awaken memory and identity