• Dementia Dialogues

  • Dementia Dialogues is a five-part learning experience designed to educate caregivers of persons who exhibit signs and symptoms associated with Alzheimer's Disease or related dementia. This class is FREE and offered by the Office for the Study of Aging, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina through funding from the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services.

  • The learning/training topics are:

    • The Basic Facts - An Introduction to Dementia.
    • Keeping the Dialogue Going - Communication Skills
    • It's a Different World - Environment, Safety and Helpful Hints
    • It's Nothing Personal - Addressing Challenging Behaviors
    • Now What Do I Do? - Creative Problem Solving

    We also partner with businesses throughout the Lowcountry to offer these classes FREE to the public or anyone caring for a loved one with dementia. Our list of upcoming classes is below.  Please click the green button at the bottom to register for any of our dementia dialogues classes.

  • Apr

    07

    The Blake at Carnes Crossing

    4015 2nd Avenue
    Summerville, SC 29486

    Apr

    09

    Pinewood Place

    101 Centennial Blvd.
    Goose Creek, SC 29445

    Apr

    14

    Ashley Gardens

    2290 Tecklenburg Drive
    Charleston, SC 29414

    May

    01

    Mount Pleasant Gardens

    1025 Hungry Neck Blvd.
    Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464

    May

    02

    Hanahan Senior Center

    3100 Mabeline Road
    Hanahan, SC 29410

    May

    30

    Christ Our King

    1129 Russel Drive (Beach House)
    Mt. Pleasant, SC 29464