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Sunday, November 19, 2017

Rocksteady Boxing Seminar

Sunday, November 19, 2017 3:00 pm

What: Fight Parkinson's Ricksteady Boxing Seminar & Workout

Where:
Title Boxing Club Troy
(Rochester & Long Lake)
5075 Rochester Rd, Troy, MI 48085

When: November 19th, 2017 

Time: 3:00 pm

Call 248-562-2031 for more information

  • Improves the quality of Life For People Battling Parkinson's Disease
  • Non-contract boxing inspired fitness training
  • Fitness classes to accomodate varying Parkinson's disease
  • Support from coaches who understand effects & know how to fight back

This program attacks Parkinson's at its vulerable neurological points while emphasizing overall fitness, strength, reaction time and balance. No boxing experience necessary. For people of all ages. 

Monday, November 20, 2017

Alpena Support Group

Monday, November 20, 2017 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

 3rd Monday at 1:00 PM

First United Methodist Church
167 S. Ripley Blvd.Alpena, MI 49707

Judy Poli  (989)370-6854

 

Midland Support Group

Monday, November 20, 2017 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

3rd Monday, 7:00 pm

MidMichigan Medical Center -
Midland Conference Room H1221-H1224
4000 Wellness Drive, Midland MI 48670

Contact: Evonne Lamson (989)859-9060

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Battle Creek (Calhoun County) Support Group

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

3rd Tuesday, 10:00 am

Kool Family Community Center
 200 W. Michigan, Battle Creek MI 49017

Contact:  Anne Clark  (269)441-0920

Detroit Support Group

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 1:00 pm - 3:00 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 Support Group

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 1:00 pm - 3:00 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



Bay County (Mid Michigan) Young Onset Support Group

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

3rd Tuesday, 2:00 - 3:30 pm            NO MEETINGS JUNE - JULY - AUGUST

Area Agency on Aging Region
71615 S. Euclid Bay City MI 48706

Contact Facilitator Joan Szczepanski, (989) 893-1503 for location

MOVE! for Health - PWR!Moves

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 2:15 pm - 3:15 pm

WHEN: September 11th to December 11th, 2017 - Mondays at 2:30pm

WHERE: Carls Center Room 2138

Health Professions Building, Central Michigan University

Phone: 989-774-3904

*PWR!Moves is a Parkinson’s Disease-specific skill training program to maintain or restore skills that deteriorate and interfere with everyday movements. This CLASS is about empowerment – teaching you what you CAN do to use your FULL potential and get the most out of life. PWR!4Life is also about removing barriers to optimal brain health and repair by addressing the motor AND non-motor symptoms that interfere the most with your ability to participate in exercise and LIFE.

Contact : Danielle Puckett at pucke1dn@cmich.edu and (313) 820-9975 or Alexis Cherven at cherv1ab@cmich.edu and (989) 513-9176.

 *Note: No classes in August. Beginning September 11th to December 11th, new classes will be on Mondays at 2:30pm at the College of Health Professions Building. 

 

 

 

Thumb Area (Bad Axe) Suport Group

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 4:00 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

Human Development Commission @ 800-843-6394

Thumb Area (Bad Axe) Suport Group

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 4:00 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

Human Development Commission @ 800-843-6394

Thumb Area (Bad Axe) Suport Group

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 4:00 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

Human Development Commission @ 800-843-6394

Lansing Area Support Group

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

3rd Tuesday, 6:00 pm

Valley Court Park Community Center

201 Hillside Court, East Lansing MI 48823

Contact person:  Jim Galloway (517) 930-4287

Farmington Hills Support Group

Tuesday, November 21, 2017 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

3rd Tuesday at 7:00 pm

Location: Botsford Commons – Assisted Living Chapel (1st floor)
21400 Archwood Circle, Farmington Hills MI 48336 

Contact: Kevin Snycerski

(248)875-5100

No Meetings this summer. Meetings will resume in September

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

Traverse City (Parkinson's Network North) Support Group

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

4th Wednesday, 10:00 am

Traverse City Senior Center 801 E. Front St. Traverse City Mi 49684

Contact: Hettie Molvang, (231) 947-7389

The Parkinson's Network North Support Group also has a Tai Chi class for for Parkinsonians and their care partners: 2nd & 3rd Wednesday, 3:15 - 4:00 pm See also Traverse City Evening Support Group. The group sponsors a Summer Forum the first Thursday of June.

www.gtaparkinsonsgroup.org

Petoskey Support Group

Wednesday, November 22, 2017 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

4th Wednesday, 2:00 pm

Friendship Center
1322 Anderson,   Petoskey, MI 49770

Suzanne Holguin, RN, (231) 347-3211

Call for information about  December meeting

 

2017 Petoskey Parkinson’s Disease Support Group Meeting Topics

Location: Petoskey Friendship Center Library 2pm to 3:30 pm.

March 22, 2017- Useful websites on blogging. Presenter is Connie Fisher who lives with PD.

April 26, 2017- Pain with PD, what do you need to know? Presenter is Suzanne Holguin with Audio Podcast.

May 24, 2017- Breakout sessions for Persons with PD, activity and caregiver discussion will be with a facilitator. Each session will last an hour then meet together for last half hour.

June 28, 2017 – Benefits of Creative Activity for PD, Felting/ Painting presentation by Diane Strzelinski, an artist who lives with PD.

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Rochester Adaptive Exercise Class

Thursday, November 23, 2017 9:30 am - 11:30 am

Thursdays at 9:30 am

Contact: Nancy Knitter (248)659-8003 - Call ahead to confirm

Location: St. Irenaeus Hall 771 Old Perch Road Rochester Hills, MI 48309

 

Gaylord (Otsego County) Support Group

Thursday, November 23, 2017 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

4th Thursday, 2:00 pm

University Center - Gaylord
80 Livingston Blvd Gaylord, MI 49735
Otsego County Commission on Aging

Contact: John Panci, Pam Carlson RN, or Dona Wishart (989)732-1122

Friday, November 24, 2017

Parkinson’s Wellness Recovery (PWR!) class

Friday, November 24, 2017 10:00 am
University of Michigan Flint
Parkinson’s Wellness Recovery (PWR!) class
Presented by: Dr. Amy Yorke, PT, PhD, NCS
Class is free of charge, however you must pre-register. 
Urban Health and Wellness Center
1153 William S. White Building 509 N. Harrison Street Flint, MI 48502  
(734) 417-8963 PT_Heart@umflint.edu 
 
Fridays 10:00-11:00 am  starting on October 21, 2016
 
PWR! is a PD-specific skill training program to maintain or restore skills that deteriorate and interfere with everyday movements.   
This CLASS is about empowerment – teaching you what you CAN do to use your FULL potential and get the most out of life. 
 
The Urban Health and Wellness Center is on the first floor of the William S. White building on UM-Flint’s campus. There are specific parking spots for the Urban Health and Wellness center, or metered parking available.   
 

Saturday, November 25, 2017

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