We support families in Sussex affected by Dementia.
Know Dementia is a Sussex-based registered charity supporting families affected by dementia. We do this through the provision of Our Moments Clubs which are community events held in towns and villages throughout East and West Sussex.
What’s On Offer
Memory Moments Cafés
Join us for tea, coffee & cake; a little fun and laughter with music, games, dance, crafts, quizzes and so much more.
Connect with nature at our Woodlands group and enjoy an array of wood crafts, campfires, outdoor cooking, gardening and conservation activites.
Our Sporting Moments group gives people with dementia the opportunity to take part in some indoor sports and games including badminton, table tennis, new-age curling, air-hockey and much more.
Brainwaves & Musical Moments Choirs
Our singing and music groups are an opportunity for people with any neurological condition, to come together in fun and harmony, to sing modern songs and old favourites in an inclusive, informal choir.
What We Do
Know Dementia is a Sussex-based registered charity supporting local families affected by dementia in the community. We do this mostly through the provisional of weekly, bi-monthly and monthly community events where people with memory problems or a diagnosis of dementia can come along with a family member or care partner to enjoy some quality time together and precious “Moments” away from the challenges of every day life.
To support families affected by dementia through the sharing of advice, giving support and creating opportunities for families to spend precious, quality time together.
How everyone can get involved.
There are many ways that you can get involved and help us provide these special resources and opportunities to our community. From sponsored activities and events, company and individual donations to volunteering at one of our cafés and groups.
Help Us Raise Funds
easyfundraising partners with over 7,000 brands who will donate part of what you spend to Know Dementia everytime you shop online. It won’t cost you any extra and you’ll still benefit from all the usual discounts, offers and points.
We are grateful for every penny donated to Know Dementia which goes towards helping support families affected by Dementia in Sussex; so that they can come along to our community events and spend some precious time together, creating special moments to treasure. Your one-off or subscription donations allow us to provide meaningful activities and entertainment at our events, for people to enjoy.
Are you taking part in or organising an event? Bike-ride, marathon, swimathon where you can choose a charity to support? If supporting those affected by dementia is a cause close to your heart, please contact us to find out more about supporting Know Dementia at your next event.
A huge thank you to our supporters
We are so very grateful to the individuals, local businesses, grant funders and national organisations who have supported us in 2023 and already in 2024. Every pound raised goes towards us being able to help Sussex families living with dementia through our weekly community events across the county, as well as enabling us to put on larger scale special events where people can come together and enjoy a social afternoon of delicious food and entertainment.
For further information about Know Dementia or our Community Events, please complete the form below and we will reply to you. Alternatively please call or email us with your enquiry.
Our office is open Monday – Friday
9.30am – 4.00pm
An answerphone service is available outside these hours.