To request a program in your community:
Please email email@example.com or call 800-272-3900.
Family caregivers: If you need an in-home care sitter in order to attend any of these programs, learn how to access this service at no cost by calling the Alzheimer’s Association at least two weeks in advance at 800-272-3900.
Prefer to learn online? Most of the workshops below are also available as free e-learning courses. Check them out!
13th Annual Alzheimer's Education Conference in Charleston
Friday, September 12, 2014
Trident Technical College Conference Center
Building 920, Main Campus
7000 Rivers Avenue, North Charleston, SC 29406
Keynote Speaker: Keith Fargo, PhD
Director of Scientific Programs & Outreach, Medical & Scientific Relations Department,
Alzheimer’s Association National Office
Guest Speaker: Jacobo Mintzer, MD, MBA
Executive Director, Clinical Biotechnology Research Institute,
Roper St. Francis Healthcare
For more information, please call the Alzheimer's Association at 843-571-2641.
Know the 10 Signs: Early Detection Matters
If you or someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavioral changes, it's times to learn the facts. Early detection of Alzheimer's disease gives you a chance to begin drug therapy, enroll in clinical studies and plan for the future. This free, interactive workshop features video clips from the perspective of people with Alzheimer's disease.
Monday, September 22, 2014 - Winnsboro
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Fairfield County Council on Aging
210 E Washington St, Winnsboro, SC
Please pre-register by 9/17: 800-272-3900 or firstname.lastname@example.org,
Wednesday, September 24, 2014 - Bluffton
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sponsored by Bloom at Bluffton
800 Fording Island Rd, Bluffton, SC 29910
Call the Alzheimer's Association to register: 843-571-2641.
Wednesday, October 7, 2014 - Pawleys Island
10:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Frances P. Bunnelle Foundation Building
8263 Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island, SC 29585
RSVP to Natalie: 843-213-1516.
Living with Alzheimer's for Caregivers: Middle Stage - A 3-part series
In the middle stage of Alzheimer’s disease, care partners now become hands-on caregivers. During this three-part series, you will hear caregivers and professionals discuss helpful strategies to provide safe, effective and comfortable care.
October 6, 13, & 20, 2014
1:00- 2:30 PM
The Bunnelle Center
8263B Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island.
Please RSVP to Natalie Bankowski (843)213-1516 so that we have enough materials.