The symposium features expert presentations on Parkinson's Disease research and treatment, accessible living strategies and caregiver self-care support.
Welcome to the Science News Page. Here you'll find articles relating to the latest scientific discoveries or breakthroughs relating to Parkinson's.
Join The Parkinson's Foundation Ohio Chapter to learn why rehabilitative therapies should be a part of your Parkinson's treatment plan, what it can help you accomplish, and how to access the therapy you need!
This program is presented by Michele Hippler-Brant, PT, DPT, LMT, Outpatient Supervisor and Physical Therapist at Saint John Medical Center.
This program is free but requires registration. Lunch will be provided for those in attendance.
Bay Village Branch of Cuyahoga County Public Library (in the Bay Meeting Room)
502 Cahoon Rd
Cleveland, OH 44140
We invite you to join us for one of these educational events:
Cannabinoids, CBD, and Medical Marijuana: Benefits and Myths
October 25, 2017 12:00pm Lunch and Learn NO Charge
Leo Robb, MD; Ed Gray, OTR/L, PTA; Sherry Picker, MSW
Parkinson's Foundation South Palm Beach County Chapter
21301 Powerline Road, Suite 303
Boca Raton, Florida 33433
For additional information, please call 561-962-1702
We strongly encourage people with Parkinson’s, family members, friends, caregivers and other interested individuals to attend one of the many support groups offered. Support groups provide an opportunity for people to meet regularly for mutual support and to exchange coping skills with one another in matters relating to Parkinson’s disease.
Download a list of support groups in your area.
Benefits of support groups:
Create or Find an Honor Page
Create or Find a Memorial Page
Matching & Workplace Gifts
Leadership & Legacy Gifts
Donate a Vehicle
Movement is medicine and an important key to treating symptoms of Parkinson’s disease. Thanks to input from the Parkinson’s community, we’ve identified Parkinson friendly exercise classes and programs throughout the state, as well as tips to help you keep moving as you manage PD.
Open PD Support Groups – Monroe County
The following groups are open to anyone diagnosed with Parkinson’s, spouse/partner, care partner, support people.
Location: Westside YMCA, 920 Elmgrove Road, Gates, 14624
Meets: Second Tuesday of each month
Time: 1:00pm – 2:30pm
For more information about this group contact Tracy Lafountain, Lifespan staff at the Westside YMCA, 585-341-3075 or Dick Stewart at 585-247-4868.
We love working with volunteers! We are always looking for help in these areas:
- Special events
For more information on volunteering with our chapter, please contact:
Program Development Manager