The UAMS Schmieding Caregiver Training Program and the El Dorado Center on Aging offer a variety of programs to the community. In addition to Certified Nursing Assistant training, we offer free workshops for family caregivers providing unpaid care to older adults in the home and a variety of other free educational programs for seniors designed to promote healthy living.  Be sure to check out our program calendar in your area.

  • El Dorado Alzheimer's Disease Support GroupMarch 1, 2018

    El Dorado - Alzheimer's Disease is life-changing for both those who are diagnosed and those close to them. Our support groups provide a place to connect with other caregivers who truly understand what you are going through. The South Arkansas Center on Aging and the Area Agency on Aging sponsor an Alzheimer's Support Group on…

  • FREE CE Webinar March 7 - 2.0 Contact HoursMarch 1, 2018

    FREE CE Webinar Improving the Quality of Life of Senior Cancer Survivors Presented by Lisa VanHoose, Ph.D., M.P.H., P.T. Wednesday, March 7, 2018 11:00 am - 1:00 pm South Arkansas Center on Aging 106 W. Main, Suite 310, El Dorado MUST register by calling 870-881-8969 Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) These knowledge based activities…

  • Taking Care of our Insides - Blood Sugar TestingFebruary 27, 2018

    The UAMS South Arkansas Center on Aging Education Center in El Dorado and UAMS South in Magnolia are collaborating on monthly blood sugar testing for residents at the Pine Valley Senior Center.  We all are guilty of spending more time on hair, makeup, etc., that we need to spend a little more time taking care…

  • Congratulations Tieasha Morris, CNA!February 23, 2018

    Congratulations to our newest graduate to pass the Arkansas State Certified Nursing Assistant exam, Tieasha Morris.  We're so proud of her and know she will do great things! If you are interested in a new career in nursing, call us at 870-639-1744 for more information.

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