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Respite Care Charleston – COVID-19 Response

March 17, 2020

Out of an abundance of caution for those we serve who are highly vulnerable to COVID-19, Respite Care Charleston has suspended all in-person programs and activities. We will remain closed until healthcare officials indicate it's safe to resume services.

Being an Alzheimer's / dementia caregiver is challenging under the best of circumstances, and we know this time of social isolation will be especially difficult to the families we serve. With this in mind we've moved our caregiver support groups to a conference call format for the foreseeable future. To participate, simply call (605) 313-4100 and enter access code 488933 at the start time for any regularly scheduled meeting. (Our meeting schedule is available at If you run into problems, please email

Caregivers of those with Alzheimer's disease or other forms of dementia and their loved ones are encouraged to contact our team at 843-647-7405 or for help with food and meals, access to community resources, one-on-one support and other assistance!


For nearly 25 years, Respite Care Charleston has provided support and services to those living with Alzheimer’s disease and other forms of dementia. A 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, RCC provides support groups, half-day adult care for those with dementia (respite) and community education and outreach.

Sara Perry, Respite Care Charleston
Sara Perry
(843) 647-7405