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Coping with Dementia Focus of Free Lecture Series Presented by UAMS Reynold Institute’s Walker Memory Center

LITTLE ROCK — A series of free lunchtime lectures focused on coping with dementia will be held on Wednesdays through Sept. 14 at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging. Presented by the Reynolds Institute’s Walker Memory Center, each one-hour “Lunch and Learn — For Patients and Families” [...]

By | June 23rd, 2016|News Release|0 Comments

Free Family Caregiver Workshop to be held March 7

LITTLE ROCK – The Schmieding Home Caregiver Training Program of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) will hold a free family caregiver workshop March 7 for those who would like to learn about caring for an adult with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease. The workshop will be held 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at [...]

By | February 17th, 2016|News Release|0 Comments

Free Family Caregiver Workshop to be held Jan. 19

EL DORADO – The Schmieding Home Caregiver Training Program of the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) will hold a free family caregiver workshop Jan. 19 for those who would like to learn about caring for an adult with dementia or Alzheimer’s disease. The workshop will be held 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at [...]

By | January 11th, 2016|News Release|0 Comments

Two Schmieding-Trained Brothers Provide Care for Mother, Each Other

Nov. 25, 2015 | Brothers Ronald and J.C. Skipper don’t need to tell you about the virtues of home caregiving and love of family. They can just show it to you. When their mother, Willie Mae Skipper, began showing symptoms of vascular dementia at her home in Clarksdale, Miss., J.C. Skipper moved her to his [...]

By | November 25th, 2015|Featured, Medical News, University News|0 Comments

Daughter Sees Aging Through Mother’s Eyes

Nov. 10, 2015 | When Denise Henderson contacted the UAMS Schmieding Caregiver Program, she was searching for help in knowing the best way to care for her mother, who had trouble seeing and breathing. Henderson’s mother, who lived in Hot Springs, had glaucoma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, a disease in which a person’s internal [...]

By | November 10th, 2015|Medical News, University News|0 Comments

UAMS Opens Schmieding Caregiver Training Facility in Hot Springs

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging on Aug. 2 celebrated the opening of the Schmieding Home Caregiver Training Program in Hot Springs, providing new opportunities for the elderly to stay in their homes as they age.

By | August 6th, 2013|UAMS News, University News|0 Comments

West Memphis Becomes State’s 4th Schmieding Caregiver Training Site

<span class="content">WEST MEMPHIS – The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) and the Donald W. Reynolds Foundation today celebrated the opening of the Schmieding Home Caregiver Training Program in West Memphis, providing new opportunities for the elderly to stay in their homes as they age.</span>

By | May 20th, 2011|Media Contact - Taylor/Peel, UAMS News|0 Comments