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Dementia Action Week events across Worthing


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


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

February 2019 pop-up dementia hubs by Dementia Friendly Worthing


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?


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

Pop-up dementia hub by Dementia Friendly Worthing


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

Memory Cafe: Dementia friendly events in Worthing


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

Dementia friendly events in Worthing for December 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


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

Dementia Friends group at the CCG

Local health organisation makes commitment to become ‘Dementia Friendly’


As the country marks Dementia Awareness Week, health leaders in Coastal West Sussex have made a commitment to improve support locally for people with dementia.

Public consultation on mental health plans launched


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?


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

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


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

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


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.

It's Dementia Action Week 2018


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

Worthing Mental Health Awareness Week logo

Worthing Mental Health Awareness Week 09 -14 October


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

Raising awareness of mental health issues


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.

People invited to help Worthing become a more dementia friendly community


Worthing Area Dementia Alliance will be holding an Open meeting on Wednesday 28 October 2015 at 4pm

Help to support people to live well with dementia in Billingshurst


People are being invited to the first Open Dementia forum to look at how improvements can be made.

Experiences of mental health services are shared


Users of mental health services in West Sussex have been sharing their experiences to help the services’ commissioners shape their future plans.

CCG steps up approach to improve dementia care across Coastal West Sussex


A local GP has been appointed to lead improvements in local health and care for people with dementia and their families and carers

Group of women meeting

“Think carer” this June


People across West Sussex are being asked to “Think carer” this June as the role of unpaid carers is highlighted during Carers Week.

Events across Coastal West Sussex for Dementia Awareness Week


NHS Coastal West Sussex Clinical Commissioning Group is pledging its support to help people have access to the best possible advice and suppport.

Elderly couple

Have your say on dementia care


We want to hear from people living with dementia about their experiences of local services and support to help to shape a plan for care over the next five years.

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


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.

A new scheme to help find vulnerable missing people with dementia


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.