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The UAMS Schmieding Caregiver Training Program and the Texarkana 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.


  • Texarkana Certified Nursing Assistant ClassMarch 27, 2018

    Texarkana, AR-The Schmieding Home Caregiver Training program in Texarkana is currently enrolling students for the next Certified Nursing Assistant Program. Classes starts April 24, 2018. Please call 870-773-2030 or email smcarroll@uams.edu for more information. Class Details: In Home Assistant (PCA)-April 24-May 8, 2018 Alzheimer's and Dementia-May 9-May 11, 2018 Home Care Assistant-May 14-May 31, 2018

  • Birthday Surprise!February 7, 2018

    Instructors Stacy Hatfield, RN and Stephanie Cottle, RN got a big surprise from their HCA students today! Please join us in wishing Stacy and Stephanie a Happy Birthday! We also wish our current HCA class the best as they are scheduled to graduate on February 15, 2018!

  • Texarkana Certified Nursing Assistant ClassJanuary 23, 2018

    Texarkana, AR-The Schmieding Home Caregiver Training program in Texarkana is currently enrolling students for the next Certified Nursing Assistant Program. Classes starts February 26, 2018. Please call 870-773-2030 for more information. Class Details: In Home Assistant (PCA)-February 26-March 14, 2018 Alzheimer's and Dementia-March 15-19, 2018 Home Care Assistant-March 26-April 11, 2018  

  • Texarkana Certified Nursing Assistant ClassDecember 8, 2017

    Texarkana, AR-The Schmieding Home Caregiver Training program in Texarkana is currently enrolling students for the next Certified Nursing Assistant Program. Classes starts January 4, 2018. Please call 870-773-2030 for more information. Class Details: In Home Assistant (PCA)-January 4-19, 2018 Alzheimer's and Dementia-January 23-25, 2018 Home Care Assistant-January 29-February 15, 2018  

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