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Our free classes, support groups and early stage social offerings are here to provide information and support for those facing Alzheimer's or another dementia.

Most of our programs are offered live via a webinar platform. Registration is required, and registrants will be sent additional webinar details prior to the date of the program. Participants will be given the option of joining via video/webinar or through a toll-free number.

We also offer several on-demand courses available for immediate access.

To register, click on a date below or call 800.272.3900. Please check back for additional offerings.

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Community Education Programs
Caregiver Support Groups
Early Stage Dementia Social Engagement

View all educational offerings at, or request a presentation for your group. 


Dementia Conversations: Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning
September 13, 2023 | 2:00-3:00 PM
Waring Senior Center, 2001 Henry Tecklenburg Dr, Charleston
Free for center members; $5 all others.

Dementia Conversations: Driving, Doctor Visits, Legal & Financial Planning
September 19, 2023 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Lowcountry Senior Center
865 Riverland Dr, Charleston
Free for center members; $5 all others.

Effective Communication Strategies
September 19, 2023 | 6:00-7:00 PM
Dominion Senior Living
3461 N. Hwy. 81, Anderson
To register: Contact or email Jennifer Stewart: 864.276.1770 or

Alzheimer's Awareness & Educational Bingo
September 26, 2023 | 10:30-11:30 AM
The Florence Presbyterian Community
2350 Lucas St, Florence
Learn with us and test your knowledge for prizes! Refreshments provided.

Take some of our most popular classes below on your own schedule or browse additional topics.


Caregiving is not easy, but support groups provide opportunities to share experiences, trade tips and find encouragement among other caregivers. Groups listed meet virtually unless otherwise specified. View all support group offerings at or call 800.272.3900 to register.

View our current listing of in-person support groups. (Updated 9/5/23)


St. Michael's Monday Support Group
(hybrid: Zoom meeting offered concurrently with in-person meeting in Murrells Inlet)
Meets monthly on 1st & 3rd Mondays at 10:30 AM
September 4, 2023 | 10:30-11:30 AM
September 18, 2023 | 10:30-11:30 AM

Caregiver Support Group
Hosted by Respite Care Charleston
Meets monthly on 1st & 3rd Tuesdays at 7:00 PM
September 5, 2023 | 7:00-8:00 PM
September 19, 2023 | 7:00-8:00 PM

The Long Grief Goodbye Caregiver Support Group
Meets monthly on 1st Wednesday at 10:00 AM
September 6, 2023 | 10:00 -11:00 AM

Generation X, Y, & ALZ
Meets monthly on 1st Thursday at 6:30 PM
September 7, 2023 | 6:30 PM

Caregiver Support Group
Meets monthly on 2nd & 4th Monday at 10:30 AM
September 11, 2023 | 10:30-11:30 AM
September 25, 2023 | 10:30-11:30 AM

Spousal Caregiver Support Group
Meets monthly on 2nd Tuesday at 12:00 PM
September 12, 2023 | 12:00-1:00 PM

Coffee & Caregivers Group - NEW!
Meets monthly on 3rd Saturday at 9:00 AM
September 16, 2023 | 9:00 AM

ALZConnected® powered by the Alzheimer's Association®, is a free online community for everyone affected by Alzheimer's or another dementia. Visit today to browse message boards for caregivers.


We offer a variety of programs designed to connect individuals with early stage cognitive loss (Alzheimer's, dementia or mild cognitive impairment) to share experiences, promote social interaction and build companionship. 


Additional programs are also available through the Community Resource Finder.

Can't join us in real time? The Alzheimer's Association Training and Education Center offers free courses available 24/7, so you can learn on your own schedule.