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Kansas City, MO: Caring for the Care Partner Symposium

The symposium features expert presentations on Parkinson's Disease research and treatment, accessible living strategies and caregiver self-care support. 

Event Date Min: 
Saturday, November 11, 2017
Event Location: 
Kansas City, MO 64114
United States

The Role of Therapy with Michele Hippler-Brant, PT, DPT, LMT

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.

Location:
Bay Village Branch of Cuyahoga County Public Library (in the Bay Meeting Room)
502 Cahoon Rd
Cleveland, OH 44140

Contact Name: 
Annie Wallis
Contact Email: 
AWallis@parkinson.org
Contact Phone: 
614-890-1901
Event Date Min: 
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Event Location: 
Cleveland, OH 44140
United States

Educational Events

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
Presented by:
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

Support Groups

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.

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Support Groups

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.

Volunteer

We love working with volunteers! We are always looking for help in these areas:

  • Special events
  • Photography
  • Administrative
  • Outreach​

For more information on volunteering with our chapter, please contact:

Nancy Nealon
Program Development Manager
nnealon@npfgreaterrochester.org
585-234-5355

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