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.


  • Christmas Wreath WorkshopNovember 13, 2019

    Christmas Wreaths

    Thank you to all who participated in our Christmas Wreath Workshop this week! We'd also like to thank the White Hall Community Center for providing space for us to hold this event. November is National Family Caregiver Awareness Month AND National Home Care Month! Keep an eye on our website UAMScaregiving.org/PineBluff for upcoming events, including…

  • Walk with Ease: Say YES to Your Health!November 4, 2019

    Group of adults outdoors. Learn to manage your diabetes.

    Arthritis Foundation Walk With Ease: a 6-Week Walking Program Presented By: South Central Center on Aging – UAMS Participation is FREE! Walk with Ease was developed for adults with arthritis but it is also good for anyone who wants to be more active.  The only pre-requisite is to be able to be on your feet for…

  • Next CNA Fast Track Starts Monday, Nov. 4October 18, 2019

    New students have two weeks left to enroll in our next CNA Fast Track Class, which starts Monday, November 4, 2019. The deadline to register is Friday, November 1. Learn the skills needed to pass the state CNA exam in just 15 days! This class will graduate on Friday, November 22. Classes are held Monday-…

  • Medicare Open Enrollment ScamsOctober 15, 2019

    Medicare Open Enrollment Scams

    Medicare recipients may change their Medicare health and prescription drug plans during the yearly Open Enrollment period from October 15- December 7. Scam artists also typically seek to prey on Medicare recipients during this time. Know what to watch for to avoid falling victim to these scams. A common scam is a caller offering you…

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