RESPITE CARE CHARLESTON
We invite you to come learn about Respite Care Charleston and the services and support for individuals with dementia and their families that will be available through the partnership between RCC & St. John’s Parish. Please join us for the following events as we prepare for the opening of the respite program in Walton Hall. The program will meet every Tuesday and Thursday from 10:00am-1:50pm.
All events will be held in Walton Hall – St. John’s Parish Church
673 Maybank Hwy, Johns Island
Ø Volunteer Information and Training Session
This event is open to anyone interested in learning more about volunteering at Respite Care Charleston’s St. John’s Parish location. No commitment will be required for those who choose to attend this event--just come to learn more about how you can be a part of a successful respite program in your community.
Tuesday, April 7th from Noon - 2 pm
Free and open to the public. Lunch will be provided.
If interested, call 843-408-5243 or email Jennifer@respitecarecharleston.org.
Ø Open House
Care partners, individuals with a diagnosis of dementia, community members, local business owners, and potential volunteers are invited to drop in to meet and greet the staff of Respite Care Charleston to learn more about services provided by the organization at the St. John’s Parish site.
Thursday, April 9th from 10 am - 11:30 am
No registration required.
Ø 1st Day of Social Day Program at St. John’s Parish
The social day program provides respite for caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer’s and related dementias, allowing the continuation of care in the home. Program participants enjoy activities such as memory stimulating socialization, music therapy and gentle exercise, thus promoting health and well-being. During this time, caregivers are able to focus on personal needs, attend support groups, and get respite from their daily sacrifices.
Tuesday, April 14th from 10 am – 1:50 pm
Pre-enrollment is required for all participants and volunteers.
Contact RCC at 843-408-5243 or email Jennifer@respitecarecharleston.org.
Respite Care Charleston is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization for people coping
with Alzheimer's disease and related dementia.
405 King Street
Charleston, SC 29403