Month Flat Week Day

Sunday, April 14, 2019

Washtenaw County - Ann Arbor Support Group

Sunday, April 14, 2019 5:30 pm

When: 2nd Sunday, 1:30 pm

Where:

St. Joseph Mercy Hospital

Women's Health Center

5320 Elliott Drive Classroom 1 - 2nd Floor

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Parking Lot S. then parking lot M

Contact: Diane Wood 734.646.9420


*No meetings in July-August

 


Note: Group also has monthly Social Event, various locations

  • Adaptive Exercise: 

When: Mondays @ 3pm

Where:

1500 Scio Church Rd
Ann Arbor, MI 48103
Use the West Entrance

Contact: Diane Wood @ 734.646.9420

  • Music Therapy Sessions:

We will be continuing this activity weekly throughout the summer under the leadership of Jordan Blanchard.

When: Tuesdays @ 2pm

Where:

Interfaith Center for Spiritual Growth

704 Airport Blvd.,suite 1 AA, 48108

near Costco. Parking is at the door.

Contact: Diane Woods @ 734.646.9420

Monday, April 15, 2019

Bay County - Bay City

Monday, April 15, 2019 8:30 am

Bay County – Bay City
3rd Friday, 12:00 pm
Paramount Rehab Center
2535 22nd St
Bay City, MI 48708-7612
Megan Monroe, OTRL
mmonroe@prsmichigan.com
Bob Richard, PhD (989) 391-9892
rrichard@oldtymeradio.net

Grand Rapids: Adaptive Yoga for People with Parkinson's

Monday, April 15, 2019 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Class meets Every Monday from 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Beginning May 6th
People with PD have been shown to respond favorably to the practice of Yoga. This class is suitable for people with PD as well as their caregivers. While yoga cannot reverse PD, it can ease symptoms by improving core strength, flexibility, and balance. Yoga will also decreases stress and bring calm to a busy mind, allowing for deeper relaxation.
Katherine Florentine, ERYT500, has been practicing & teaching yoga for over 20 years. She studies therapeutic applications of Yoga with internationally recognized teachers, and offers classes and workshops nationally and in Australia.
Cascade Yoga Studio
5060 Cascade Rd, SE, Suite G
Grand Rapids, MI 49546
Contact Katherine at (616) 464-1610 or email: katherine.florentine@gmail.com
Suggested donation: $5

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Wyoming: Metro Health exercise class for Parkinson's patients

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Where: 

Metro Health Conference Center

2225 Byron Center Avenue, SW, Wyoming, MI 49519

 

When:

Every Tuesday 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

 

Additional Information:

The class is FREE but you must register by calling 616-252-7199

 

Grand Rapids Ballet School: Dancing with Parkinson's Disease

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

What:

This 45 minute movement class is designed to increase the flexibility, strength, balance, and coordination of persons with Parkinson’s Disease. The class progresses from seated exercises to standing exercises at a bar to movements across the floor, all to live piano accompaniment. Spouses, caretakers, and friends are all encouraged to participate!

Where:

Grand Rapids Ballet
Meijer-Royce Center for Dance
341 Ellsworth Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI  49503

When:

The classes meet EVERY TUESDAY, from 12:00pm until 12:45pm.

Additional Information:

Please reach out to Attila Mosolygo at AttilaM@grballet.com.
The Grand Rapids Ballet Main Office Phone is: 616-454-4771, x17.

Wayne County - Detroit Support Group

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

3rd Tuesday, 1:00 pm

Hannon House
4750 Woodward, Detroit MI 48201

Contact:

Gwen Willis 248-722-4085

Janet Whitaker 313-633-1212

Maria Dickerson 313-635-2878

 

Cheboygan County Support Group

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

3rd Tuesday at 1pm

*No meeting in June

Location:  McLaren Northern Michigan - Cheboygan Campus
                   3rd floor conference room
                   740 S. Main Street, Cheboygan MI 49721

Contact:  Chelsea LaLonde 231-627-7118 x 2164



Huron County - Thumb Area (Bad Axe) Support Group

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 8:00 pm

Time:

Every 3rd Tuesday @ 12:30 pm

 

Meets:

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites

55 Rapson Lane West

Bad Axe, MI 48413

 

Contact:

Annette Johnson @ 989-864-3779

Susan Arthur @ 800-843-6394 ext.1765

Human Development Commission @ 800-843-6394

Kent County - Grand Rapids Support Group

Tuesday, April 16, 2019 10:30 pm - Wednesday, April 17, 2019 12:00 am

Where:
Spectrum Health Integrated Care Campus
Lower Level Conference Room
2750 East Beltline Ave NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525


When:
This Support Group meets EVERY THIRD TUESDAY of EACH month, from 6:30pm until 8:00pm.


Additional Information:
Contact Nurse Navigator, Jody Van Halsema, 616.447.3471 (Jody.vanhalsema@spectrumhealth.org)

 

Wednesday, April 17, 2019

Mason County - Scottville Support Group

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 5:00 pm

3rd Wednesday, 1:00 pm


Senior Center
140 S. Main St. Scottville, MI 49454


Facilitator: Jerry Chancellor, (231)462-3533

Chippewa County - Sault St. Marie

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 5:00 pm

Chippewa County – Sault St. Marie
3rd Wednesay, 1:00 pm
Rene Shimmon (313)357-3407
Bayliss Library
541 Library Dr.
Sault Sainte Marie, MI 49783

Chippewa County - Sault St. Marie

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 5:00 pm

Chippewa County – Sault St. Marie
3rd Wednesay, 1:00 pm
Rene Shimmon (313)357-3407
Bayliss Library
541 Library Dr.
Sault Sainte Marie, MI 49783

Saginaw County - Frankenmuth Support Group

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

3rd Wednesday, 1:00 pm

Independence Village Harmony Hall
255 Mayer Road, Frankenmuth MI 48734

Contact Marilyn Bernthal (989)652-2515

Grand Rapids: Parkinson's Exercise & Recreation Class (PERC)

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

What:

Helps achieve and maintain the highest level of physical functioning. This class is led by Physical Therapist very familiar with the needs of those with Parkinson's.  The class provides enjoyable exercise tailored to assist people with Parkinson’s improve balance, strength and motor functions. You may participate alone or bring a partner.

Where:

Mercy Saint Mary's Hauenstein

220 Cherry SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

When:

Class is offered EVERY WEDNESDAY and FRIDAY, from 1:15pm until 2:15pm

Additional Information:

Doctor’s approval in writing is required.  Cost is $3.00 per session or 11 classes for $30 prepaid.  A physician's note approving participation in the class is required.  Also, participants need to be safe for dynamic movement and balance activities or they are welcome to have a family member or caregiver guard them.   Music is used to stimulate effort and pacing, but this is not a dance class.   We strive to provide the foundational flexibility, strength, and balance control needed to keep posture erect and walking safe and stable. 

Livingston County - Brighton (Caregivers) Support Group

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 9:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Every 3rd Wednesday
5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
242 Church
Room # 4
7526 Grand River Ave
Brighton, MI 48114

Contact: Stuart Blatt, PT, PhD 810-923-8970

Monroe County Support Group

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 10:30 pm

3rd Wednesday, 6:30 pm  

Monroe Charter Twp. Bldg Nature Ctr

4925 E. Dunbar Rd

Monroe, MI 48161


Contact:  Jennifer Traver (734)497-5683

Oakland County - Moving Up Together (for those 50 and under)

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 11:00 pm - Thursday, April 18, 2019 1:00 am

MovingUP Together, a Michigan Parkinson Foundation Community for those diagnosed with PD and families who are 50 years of age or younger Third Wednesday, 7:00 pm

Salem United Church of Christ 33424 Oakland Street, Farmington MI 48335

Contact: Tim Andersson, Facilitator 248-962-3783 or Movinguptogether@gmail.com 

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Oakland County - Moving Up Together (for those 50 and under)

Wednesday, April 17, 2019 11:00 pm - Thursday, April 18, 2019 1:00 am

MovingUP Together, a Michigan Parkinson Foundation Community for those diagnosed with PD and families who are 50 years of age or younger Third Wednesday, 7:00 pm

Salem United Church of Christ 33424 Oakland Street, Farmington MI 48335

Contact: Tim Andersson, Facilitator 248-962-3783 or Movinguptogether@gmail.com 

Iosco County - East Tawas Support Group

Thursday, April 18, 2019 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

3rd Thursday at 10:00am

Tawas Area Presbyterian Church
2095 US-23
East Tawas, MI 48730

Rachel Haviland: 989-984-5292

*Meets April thru October

 

Manistee County - Support Group

Thursday, April 18, 2019 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

3rd Thursday, 11:00 am

West Shore Hospital Education Center, Room 1
1456 E. Parkdale, Manistee, MI 49660

Facilitators: Sean Knudsen, (517) 634-6928 or Jeannie Lewis, (231)510-4986

Bay County Support Group

Thursday, April 18, 2019 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

3rd Thursday, 1:00 pm

St. John The Evangelist Church

614 Pine Street

Essexville, MI 48732

Contact:  Bob Richard  (989)391-9892

Kent County - Grand Rapids Provision

Thursday, April 18, 2019 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Kent County - Grand Rapids Provision
3rd Thursday, 1:00 pm
Erin Wallace (616) 307-0534
ewallace@provisionliving.com
Provision Living
820 Forest Hill Ave SE Ste A
Grand Rapids, MI 49546

Ionia County Support Group

Thursday, April 18, 2019 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

3rd Thursday at 1:30 pm

Location: Ionia County Commission on Aging
115 Hudson Street, Ionia MI 48846

Call Retta McCaul (616)693-2121

Leelanau County - Suttons Bay Support Group

Thursday, April 18, 2019 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

3rd Thursday, 2 pm

Leelanau Government Services Building
8527 E. Government Center Drive, Suttons Bay MI 49692

Contact: April Missias, Director: (231)256-8125




Benzie County - Frankfort Support Group

Thursday, April 18, 2019 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

3rd Thursday, 2:00 pm

Trinity Lutheran Church
955 James Street, Frankfort MI 49635


Contact:  Fred Hough (231)882-4865


No meetings January - April

Newaygo County Support Group

Thursday, April 18, 2019 7:30 pm

3rd Thursday at 3:30 p.m.

Location: Tamarac Center for Well Being

1401 W. Main St., Fremont, MI 49412

Contact: Michelle Klochack, RN - Michelle.klochack@spectrumhealth.org

Brighton Adaptive Exercise Class

Thursday, April 18, 2019 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Brighton Adaptive Exercise Class
Every Thursday
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
242 Church
Kids Community Room (in the basement)
7526 Grand River Ave
Brighton, MI 48114

Contact: Stuart Blatt, PT, PhD 810-923-8970

Friday, April 19, 2019

Grand Rapids: Parkinson's Exercise & Recreation Class (PERC)

Friday, April 19, 2019 5:15 pm - 6:15 pm

What:

Helps achieve and maintain the highest level of physical functioning. This class is led by Physical Therapist very familiar with the needs of those with Parkinson's.  The class provides enjoyable exercise tailored to assist people with Parkinson’s improve balance, strength and motor functions. You may participate alone or bring a partner.

Where:

Mercy Saint Mary's Hauenstein

220 Cherry SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

When:

Class is offered EVERY WEDNESDAY and FRIDAY, from 1:15pm until 2:15pm

Additional Information:

Doctor’s approval in writing is required.  Cost is $3.00 per session or 11 classes for $30 prepaid.  A physician's note approving participation in the class is required.  Also, participants need to be safe for dynamic movement and balance activities or they are welcome to have a family member or caregiver guard them.   Music is used to stimulate effort and pacing, but this is not a dance class.   We strive to provide the foundational flexibility, strength, and balance control needed to keep posture erect and walking safe and stable. 

Saturday, April 20, 2019

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