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Events

  • Moving Day Las Vegas

    Moving Day is more than just a walk. It raises awareness and funds to improve the lives of people living with Parkinson’s disease and advance toward a cure.  This inspiring event brings together people of all ages and abilities for family-friendly fun and activities.  Moving Day highlights movement and exercise as symbols of hope and progress because of their essential role in treating Parkinson’s disease. Take part in a variety of movement activities such as yoga, Tai Chi, boxing, dance, and much more.  Whether you are part of a team or join as an individual, you’ll get a chance to move with hundreds of supporters who share a common goal – to help beat Parkinson’s.  Register today!

    Contact Name: 
    Colleen Fischer
    Contact Email: 
    cfischer@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    415-367-4045
    Event Date Min: 
    Saturday, October 20, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Wayne Bunker Family Park
    Las Vegas, NV 89129
    United States
  • Explore Your Medicare Options

    Medicare101

    What is Medicare?

    When is a person eligible?

    How does a person apply for Medicare?

    What are the parts of Medicare?

    How does Medicare part A work?

    How does Medicare part B work?

    What if a person is still working?

    What are the types of Medicare plans available through private health plans?

    Is there additional help to pay for prescription drugs?

    When can a person enroll?

    Attend this session to have all yourquestions answered by:

    Susan L Henning

    Excellus BlueCross BlueShield

    10:00am-12:00pm

    Fee(s): 
    No Charge
    Contact Name: 
    Nancy Nealon
    Contact Email: 
    nnealon@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    585-234-5355
    Event Date Min: 
    Saturday, October 20, 2018
    Event Location: 
    1000 Elmwood Ave
    Rochester, NY 14620
    United States
    Event Chapter: 
    Greater Rochester
  • Zero Mile Fun Run

    8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

    8:00 a.m. - Registration - Muffins, bagels, juice & coffee

    Silent Auction, Live Music, Boxing and Yoga Stations

    Zero Run begins promptly at 9:00 a.m.

    Event Date Min: 
    Saturday, October 20, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Nameoki United Methodist Church
    1900 Pontoon Road
    Granite City, IL 62040
    United States
  • Moving Day Los Angeles

    Moving Day is more than just a walk. It raises awareness and funds to improve the lives of people living with Parkinson’s disease and advance toward a cure.  This inspiring event brings together people of all ages and abilities for family-friendly fun and activities.  Moving Day highlights movement and exercise as symbols of hope and progress because of their essential role in treating Parkinson’s disease. Take part in a variety of movement activities such as yoga, Tai Chi, boxing, dance, and much more.  Whether you are part of a team or join as an individual, you’ll get a chance to move with hundreds of supporters who share a common goal – to help beat Parkinson’s.  Register today!

    Contact Name: 
    Sarah Osborne
    Contact Email: 
    sosborne@parkinson.org
    Contact Phone: 
    661-360-5544
    Event Date Min: 
    Sunday, October 21, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Park Center, Griffith Park
    Los Angeles, CA 90027
    United States
  • Moving Day Northwest Arkansas

    Moving Day is more than just a walk. It raises awareness and funds to improve the lives of people living with Parkinson’s disease and advance toward a cure.  This inspiring event brings together people of all ages and abilities for family-friendly fun and activities.  Moving Day highlights movement and exercise as symbols of hope and progress because of their essential role in treating Parkinson’s disease. Take part in a variety of movement activities such as yoga, Tai Chi, boxing, dance, and much more.  Whether you are part of a team or join as an individual, you’ll get a chance to move with hundreds of supporters who share a common goal – to help beat Parkinson’s.  Register today!

    Contact Name: 
    Kristin Trulock
    Contact Email: 
    kTrulock@parkinson.org
    Event Date Min: 
    Sunday, October 21, 2018
    Event Location: 
    United States
  • Mind, Mood and Motion

    Changes in thinking and memory can affect both people with Parkinson's and their care partners, family and friends. The Mind, Mood and Motion program will teach participants about these changes and the steps they can take in their daily lives to reduce the effects these symptoms might have.

    Event Date Min: 
    Sunday, October 21, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Powell, OH 43065
    United States
    Event Chapter: 
    Ohio
  • Edmond J. Safra Visiting Nurse Faculty Program

    Are you a nurse educator? Apply to The Edmond J. Safra Visiting Nurse Faculty Program at the Parkinson’s Foundation to help us prepare the next generation of nurses to care for the growing population of people with Parkinson’s disease (PD).

    The 40-hour accredited train the trainer Nurse Faculty Program improves PD nursing care by training faculty leaders across the U.S. to educate nursing students.

    Nurses are critical to Parkinson's care. Considering the growing number of people living with Parkinson's and the shortage of neurologists specializing in the disease, it is pressing that we prepare nurses to treat Parkinson's. 

    To date the program has trained nearly 220 nurses who in turn train 20,000 nursing students each year to meet this need.

    Event Date Min: 
    Thursday, October 25, 2018 to Friday, October 26, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Muhammad Ali Parkinson’s Center
    Phoenix, AZ 85013
    United States
  • Parkinson’s Prohibition 2018

    Thursday, October 25, 2019
    6:00 – 10:00 pm

    Grand Hall at Kansas City Power and Light
    1330 Baltimore, Kansas City, MO 64105

    You won’t want to miss Parkinson’s Prohibition, an event benefitting the work of Parkinson’s Foundation Heartland Chapter. It offers a fun, unique and entertaining opportunity for persons with Parkinson’s disease (PD), families, friends, companies and organizations to raise significant funds to support comprehensive patient care programs and research. It’s also a highly visible way to generate awareness for PD. This event will feature local food and beverage in the art deco elegance of the Grand Hall, one of a kind live auction items and a high-end raffle featuring date night baskets. Guests will be serenaded by a swing band all night. Just tell them Bugsy sent you!

    Event Date Min: 
    Thursday, October 25, 2018
    Event Location: 
    Kansas City, MO
    United States
    Event Chapter: 
    Heartland

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