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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. 

View PDF flyer of all November programs.


Native American Heritage Month Webinar:
Addressing Alzheimer's in Tribal Communities

Wednesday, November 8, 2023 | 4:00-5:00 PM
Join us for a free webinar to learn how we are working with Indian Health Service to address Alzheimer’s and other dementias in tribal communities. 

Advancing the Science: The Latest in Alzheimer’s and Dementia Research
Thursday, November 16, 2023 | 6:00-7:00 PM 
Join our regional research champions to explore the landscape of Alzheimer’s and dementia science, illustrate the highlights in early detection and diagnosis and explain some of the latest advances in clinical trials, treatment and lifestyle interventions, including things we can all do today to decrease our risk of developing dementia. 


Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behaviors
Monday, November 6, 2023 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Waring Senior Center, 2001 Henry Tecklenburg Dr, Charleston
Free for center members; $5 all others.

Alzheimer's Awareness & Educational Bingo
Learn with us and test your knowledge for prizes! Refreshments provided.
Thursday, November 9, 2023 | 5:30-6:30 PM
The Blake At Carnes Crossroads
4015 Second Ave, Summerville
To register contact: The Blake @ (843) 376-3996.

Dementia Conversations
Thursday, November 9, 2023 | 10:30-11:30 AM
Boiling Springs Library
871 Double Bridge Rd, Boiling Springs

Alzheimer's Awareness & Educational Bingo
Learn with us and test your knowledge for prizes! Refreshments provided.
Friday, November 10, 2023 | 10:30-11:30 AM
VFW, 1141 S Live Oaks Dr, Moncks Corner
RSVP to Mikki Winningham 843-925-9045.

Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behaviors
Tuesday, November 14, 2023 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Lowcountry Senior Center
865 Riverland Dr, Charleston
Free for center members; $5 all others.

Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia
Thursday, November 30, 2023 | 2:00-3:00 PM
Martha Franks Retirement Community
1 Martha Franks Dr, Laurens
To register contact: or 864.923.5324.

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 11/1/23)

View PDF flyer of all virtual support groups.

The Long Grief Goodbye Caregiver Support Group
Meets monthly on 1st Wednesday at 10:30 AM
November 1, 2023 | 10:30 -11:30 AM

Generation X, Y, & ALZ
Meets monthly on 1st Thursday at 5:30 PM
November 2, 2023 | 5:30 - 6:30 PM

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
November 6, 2023 | 10:30-11:30 AM
November 20, 2023 | 10:30-11:30 AM

Caregiver Support Group
Hosted by Respite Care Charleston
Meets monthly on 1st & 3rd Tuesdays at 7:00 PM
November 7, 2023 | 7:00-8:00 PM
November 21, 2023 | 7:00-8:00 PM

Caregiver Support Group
Meets monthly on 2nd & 4th Monday at 10:30 AM
November 13, 2023 | 10:30-11:30 AM
November 27, 2023 | 10:30-11:30 AM

Spousal Caregiver Support Group
Meets monthly on 2nd Tuesday at 12:00 PM
November 14, 2023 | 12:00-1:00 PM

Coffee & Caregivers Group
Meets monthly on 3rd Saturday at 9:00 AM
November 18, 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.