We are experts in caregiving.
The UAMS Schmieding Caregiver Training Program and the South Central 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.


  • A Caregiver Success Story: Kyle HerronJuly 15, 2018

    Caregiver Superhero: Kyle Herron

    Kyle Herron, caregiver by night and cosplayer by day, graduated the Schmieding Home Caregiver Training Program a couple of years ago. After graduation, Kyle successfully tested for his Certified Nursing Assistant license and has been working at the Green House Cottages of Southern Hills, and assisted living community in his hometown of Rison, ever since.…

  • August CNA Fast Track Now Open!July 12, 2018

    Certified Nursing Assistant Training

    Our next 3-week CNA Fast Track Course is now open for registration! Ready to start a career in nursing or caregiving? Start our next CNA Fast Track Course in White Hall on August 9 and be ready to care for individuals in the home OR test for your CNA license by the end of August!…

  • Sun Safety: Important for All AgesJuly 2, 2018

    Group of adults outdoors practicing UV safety.

    Did you know that skin cancer is the most common form of cancer diagnosed in the U.S.? It is actually diagnosed more often than all other forms of cancer, combined. This is an issue in both the younger and older populations. Did you know that one in five Americans will get skin cancer at some point…

  • CNA Fast Track GraduatesJune 28, 2018

    White Hall CNA Fast Track students graduate training program.

    We would like to congratulate our first class of CNA Fast Track students for successfully completing our program in just 3 weeks! Pictured, L-R: Nicole Black, Nichelle Little, Ashley Collins, Jackie Stewart, Sharon Tisdale, Delisha McBride, Tanaya Shelton, Tiffany Simmons, Brittany Middleton. If you are interested in our CNA and Caregiver Training Program, give us…

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