Age UK West Sussex provide information, advice and services to people aged over 50 years.
Alzheimer's Society provide information, advice and support for anyone affected by dementia.
Carers Support West Sussex supports the family and friend carers in West Sussex.
Coastal West Sussex Mind supports people in West Sussex affected by mental health problems
We have 200 reminiscence packs on 25 different themes. The packs contain objects, books, jigsaws, music CDs, photographs or replica packs. They are free to borrow for up to seven weeks. The packs can be reserved free of charge but cannot be renewed. They can be collected and returned from any West Sussex library.
For more details have a look at our catalogue, that is also available in your local library.
The themes are:
1920s and 1930s
Football and games
Getting ready to dance
Highdays and holidays
Hollywood Golden Era
Make do and mend
Men's night on the town
Sports, games and hobbies
Tools and DIY
World War 2
To find these packs on our online catalogue use the search terms "reminiscence" and "pack".