The Selsey Dementia-Friendly Community Project is sponsored and overseen by Selsey Community Forum (Registered Charity No: 1156460) which can be contacted at Selsey Information Exchange, Penny Lane, 118 High Street, Selsey PO20 0QG.

Project Progress

Mar 2017     FMN Working Group formed to drive forward Selsey's dementia-friendly community project.


                    FMN affiliated to the Chichester and Bognor Dementia Action Alliance which has a similar project.


                    1st Working Group Meeting held (thereafter, monthly).


Sep 2017    Showcase Event held in Selsey Town Hall at which FMN introduced to the local community.


                    FMN registered with Alzheimer's Society.


                    Selsey Community Watch's befriending activity expanded to cater for people with dementia.


Oct 2017      FMN registered with National Dementia Action Alliance.


                    SHOPtalk launched as a pilot scheme providing a safe environment for monthly social interaction for people with

                    dementia and their carers.


Nov 2017     FMN now has 6 Dementia Champions to hold information and training sessions.


                    FMN Music Session pilot scheme commenced at Marjorie Cobby House.