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Start or Expand an Arthritis Program

Interested in starting or expanding an arthritis exercise or chronic disease self- management program?

1. Review the programs being promoted by SC DHEC Division of Healthy Aging, take the readiness assessment and decide which program(s) best fits the needs of those you are trying to reach

2. Develop and submit your implementation plan by completing the Implementation Plan. Be sure to address the following in the plan:

  • Identify an appropriate Organizational Liaison (pdf)
  • Identify appropriate leader(s) to be trained
  • Identify at least four potential dates that you will implement the program(s) over the next year
  • Identify at least three different sites to offer the program(s) or hold the program at an organization that has the potential to reach at least 750 people

3. Get the MOU signed by a member of upper management and submit the original to SC DHEC

Submit all paperwork to:  

SC DHEC – Division of Healthy Aging
Columbia Mills Building
301 Gervais St.
Columbia, SC 29201
1-866-899-3663