While most face-to-face events have been cancelled or postponed due to COVID-19, many organisations are running online events instead. Check out our list of the best virtual events for carers in West Sussex.

Dementia Friendly Worthing

Worthing Dementia Action Alliance have been hosting a range of online events, including virtual Dementia Friends webinars, ‘Sing Along and Smile’ sessions, wellbeing and financial workshops. Visit their website for a list of upcoming events. Contact Lynsey for more information and joining instructions on info@dementiafriendlyworthing.org

Reaching Families

Reaching Families deliver training webinars, videos and live chats on relevant subjects like anxiety, behaviour, food issues, home-schooling, mindfulness and resilience. They also offer a weekly Umbrellas support group via Zoom. A weekly timetable of events is published on their website, and promoted via their Facebook page.

West Sussex Mind

West Sussex Mind have announced a range of virtual courses for parents and carers, including interactive virtual workshops, webinars and e-Learning modules. Topics include autism, substance misuse, anxiety and wellbeing. Find out more and sign up through their Eventbrite page.


This charity supporting families with disabled children have arranged a series of free workshops on topics including money, sleep, positive behaviour, speech and language. View the list of upcoming events on their website here.

West Sussex Local Offer

This is a fantastic resource collating activities and events updated by the local SEND community. Search, filter and browse the events on their website.

The information on this post is correct at the time of publishing. Spaces on any event fill up quickly so make sure to book as soon as possible.