Charity News

June 25th, 2024

Alzheimer’s Society issue hot weather warning for people with dementia in West Sussex

Charity advises regularly checking in on people with dementia, keeping them hydrated and out of the sun during sunny spells

With the heat health warning at yellow as temperatures continue to rise, Alzheimer’s Society is providing advice to help the over 16,500 people in West Sussex with dementia to stay safe and hydrated during the hot spell.

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April 9th, 2024

Worthing community groups invited to express an interest in development funding

Community groups and organisations are being invited to find out if their projects are eligible for funding ahead of the re-opening of Worthing Borough Council’s Community Infrastructure Levy (CIL) Neighbourhood Fund.

Applications for the fund will open in May, but the council is inviting groups to express an interest now by filling out a simple form.

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March 18th, 2024

Worthing Community Awards celebrate individuals and organisations who have made a positive impact

The Worthing Community Awards aims to celebrate and recognise individuals and organisations who have made a positive impact in the local community.

From volunteering and fundraising, to supporting local businesses and promoting social causes, the awards shine a spotlight on those
who have gone above and beyond in giving back to their community.

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March 4th, 2024

Talks at No 10 about Suicide Prevention by Bereaved Mother and ‘Points of Light’ winner.

Staff at Number 10 Downing Street heard first-hand about how a suicide prevention charity has used a personal tragedy to help save vulnerable young lives.

Ann Feloy, Founder of Olly’s Future charity (CIO no 1187184) spoke to Policy Unit members on Friday, calling for all medical students to have universal suicide prevention training as part of their core curriculum.

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