Dementia Friendly Worthing Annual Report

Sunday, December 09, 2018

The last 12 months has been an incredibly busy one for WDAA as it became apparent that we needed to establish the Alliance as a separate organisation in order to move forward and secure funding. ..

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Special Care Dentistry for people with dementia

Monday, October 22, 2018

At our October Open Meeting, we welcomed Dr Robert Emmanuel, a Consultant in Special Care Dentistry with the Sussex Community Foundation Trust who explained the work his team had been undertaking in preventative dentistry for people living with dementia.


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Connies Colander comes to Worthing

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Oxford based Human Story Theatre will perform its critically-acclaimed play Connie's Colander at Chichester Library, a charming two-hander play intertwining a mother and daughter's journey with dementia, followed by a Q&A session. ..

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Worthing Lions

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

Volunteers from the Worthing Dementia Action Alliance were busy in May running Dementia Friends information sessions for a number of prominent groups in Worthing.  ..

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Electricians become Dementia Friends

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Worthing Electrical company, SJM Electrical, were approached at Better Biz Worthing in February, about becoming a dementia-friendly company. ..

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Dementia Action Week in Worthing

Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Charities and local organisations who are part of the Worthing Dementia Action Alliance, joined forces to make Tuesday 22 May, 2018 a special day of action to build awareness of becoming more dementia friendly to help people live well with dementia.  ..

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Worthing carers filmed for short dementia documentary

Monday, April 02, 2018

Three of our carers who are also members of the Worthing Dementia Alliance Steering group were pleased to be invited to participate in a short, 6-minute documentary by students from the University of Sussex. ..

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Explaining dementia to children

Sunday, September 10, 2017

The Alzheimer's Society has just released 'Memories with Grandma', a short animated video which will help younger children, particularly between the ages of 7 and 11, to understand why their grandparents, or older aunts and uncles, forget who they sometimes are. ..

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Local solicitor defends lasting powers of attorney

Thursday, August 31, 2017
  • Local solicitor, Ian Macara from Bennett Griffin LLP, has defended lasting powers of attorney
  • This follows comments from a former senior judge that power of attorney orders are open to financial abuse
  • But national group Solicitors for the Elderly says with the right advice, powers of attorney can act as important safeguards
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Live Well in Worthing success

Saturday, August 19, 2017

It was a beautiful sunny afternoon for South Down Leisure 'Live Well Worthing' for the over 50s. Held at Field Place, a stunning location in the town, the event was fully inclusive and well attended. ..

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