Category Archives: Other Support Groups

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Other support group information

For updated contact/calendar information please e-mail Marie Thorne at softballmom300@yahoo.com or call (518) 810-8483 cell, home (518) 885-1923.


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Capital District Parkinson’s Support Group

Capital District Parkinson’s Support Group
Monthly, 2nd Thursday 7:00 – 8:30 PM
No meetings January or February
The Terrace at Beverwyck Lane
41 Beverwyck Lane
Slingerlands, NY 12159

Contact: Jud Eson  eson.jud@gmail.com or Patt Herrick (518) 664-9726                   

Our meeting dates and topics


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Albany County DBS (Deep Brain Stimulation)

Contact: Ellie Hobson, RN, BSN – RN to Dr. Julie Pilitsis (518) 262-5088 hobsone@mail.amc.edu
To reserve a spot, RSVP to (518) 262-0739
Meeting dates: July 13, 2016


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Broome County support group

Broome County:
Monthly, 3rd Wednesday 10:30 – 12:00 Noon
Endwell United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall
3301 Watson Blvd.
Endwell, NY 13760
Contact: Jim Nowik (570) 278-2138 jimnowik@yahoo.com


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Delaware County Support Group

Delaware County:
Monthly, 2nd Thursday 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM
O’Connor Hospital/Physical Therapy Department
460 Andes Road
Delhi, NY 13753
Contact: Pat Cleary (607) 746-0329 and Kathy Scribani Work (607) 746- 0461 Cell (607) 376-1633
pcleary@frontiernet.net kathryn.scribani@oconnorhosp.org


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Fulton County Support Group

Monthly, 3rd Thursday 2 PM – 3 PM
Mayfair Presbyterian Church
22 North Main Street
Mayfield, NY 12117
Contact HealthLink (518) 736-1120 healthlink@nlh.org


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Madison County: Support Group

Madison County:
Monthly, 4th Tuesday 12:30 PM to 3:00
Jim Marshall Farm
1978 New Boston Road
Chittenango, NY 13037
Contact: Martha Carpenter (315) 655-3796 marcar96@aol.com


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Oneida County: support group

Oneida County:
Monthly, 3rd Tuesday 12:30 PM meet and greet, speaker 1:00 P
Central NY Parkinson’s Support Group (CNYPSG)
PO Box 274
New Hartford, NY 13413
Presbyterian Home of Central NY
4290 Middle Settlement Road
New Hartford, NY 13413
Contact: Rosemarie Taylor (H) (315) 732-6302 No E=-mail


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Onondaga County Syracuse: support group

Onondaga County 1:
Monthly, 2nd Tuesday 5:00 PM – 6:30
Villas of Summerfield
100 Summerfield Village Lane
Syracuse, NY 13215
Contact: Cynthia Stevenson (315) 435-2362 ext 4993
cstevenson@ongov.net


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Onondaga County Liverpool: support group

Onondaga County 2:
Monthly, 1st Monday 12:30 PM – 2:00
Hearth at Greenpoint
156 Old Liverpool Road
Liverpool, NY 13088
Contact: Cynthia Stevenson (315) 435-2362 ext 4993
cstevenson@ongov.net


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Otsego County Cooperstown: support group

Otsego County 1:
Every other Tuesday – 2 PM weather permitting
First Presbyterian Church
25 Church Street
Cooperstown, NY 13326
Contact: Terry and Nelson Bradshaw (607) 652-9143
Jambunny2@hotmail.com
Contact above for meeting times.


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Otsego County Oneonta: support group

Otsego County 2:
Monthly, 3rd Friday 1:00 PM to 3:00 except for December
Education Room on the Third Floor of the Heritage building
The Plains at Parish Homestead
163 Heritage Circle
Oneonta, NY 13820
Contact: Doug and Dorothy Scott Fielder (607) 433-2727 Currie and Virginia Marr (607) 432-5434
dfielder@stny.rr.com scottfielder@stny.rr.com cmarr@stny.rr.com


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Saratoga County: support group

Saratoga County:
Monthly, 3rd Monday 2:00 – 4:00 PM No meeting July and August
Woodlawn Commons
156 Lawrence Street
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Contact: Bruce McClellan pinnacle2575@gmail.com


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Schenectady County: support group

Schenectady County:
Monthly, 4th Wednesday 2:00 – 4:00 PM, November and December 3rd Wednesday 2:00 – 4:00 PM
Baptist Retirement Center
297 N. Ballston Road
Scotia, NY 12302
Contact: Barby Harris (518) 346-5779 Home (518) 522-6245 Cell
barbyandstan2116@gmail.com


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Young Onset Parkinson’s Disease Support Group (YOPD)

Young Onset Parkinson’s Disease Support Group (YOPD)
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 510 Albany-Shaker Rd, Loudonville, NY 12211 (518) 458-1562
Dates: 1/21, 2/18, 3/18, 4/15, 6/17, 8/19, 10/21, 12/16 at 2:00 PM (Even months after May, 3rd Saturday)
Route 7 Diner, 1090 Troy-Schenectady Road, Latham, NY 12110 (518) 785-4107
5/22, 7/24, 9/25, 11/27
Dates: at 7:00 PM (Odd months starting in May 22)
Contact: Susan Brant
susanbrant48@gmail.com


Upcoming Events

Mar
23
Thu
10:00 am P4P Saratoga YMCA @ Saratoga YMCA
P4P Saratoga YMCA @ Saratoga YMCA
Mar 23 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
http://cdymca.org/programs/chronic-diseases/pedaling-for-parkinsons/  
10:30 am Honest Weight Yoga @ Honest Weight Food Coop
Honest Weight Yoga @ Honest Weight Food Coop
Mar 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
 
10:30 am Parkinson’s Wellness Recovery Class @ Clifton Park YMCA
Parkinson’s Wellness Recovery Class @ Clifton Park YMCA
Mar 23 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
PWR – Parkinson’s Wellness Recovery Class Thursdays 10:30 – 11:45 Cost $45 for 7 weeks – Clifton Park YMCA – 1 Wall Street, Clifton Park, NY 12065 – Phone (518) 371-2139 Contact the Y for
11:00 am P4P-Duanesburg/Delanson YMCA @ DuanesburgvYMCA
P4P-Duanesburg/Delanson YMCA @ DuanesburgvYMCA
Mar 23 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
P4P-Duanesburg/Delanson YMCA – Monday’s at 12 noon and Thursday’s at 11 am (518) 895-9500 members free non-members $6.00.
11:45 am P4P Glenville YMCA @ Glenville YMCA
P4P Glenville YMCA @ Glenville YMCA
Mar 23 @ 11:45 am – 12:45 pm
P4P-Glenville YMCA – Monday, Tuesday, Thursday– Members free, non-members $5.00—phone (518) 399-8118
1:45 pm Parkinson’s Dance Syracuse @ Dance Theater of Syracuse
Parkinson’s Dance Syracuse @ Dance Theater of Syracuse
Mar 23 @ 1:45 pm – 3:00 pm
Parkinson’s Dance (re-defining PD) Thursdays 1:30-2:45 pm Weekly Drop-ins welcome No charge Lead teacher: Tumay Tunur Dance styles/techniques/content covered in class: Ballet, Tap, Contemporary, Latin, Improvisation Dance Theater of Syracuse 117 Harvard Place Syracuse, NY
Mar
24
Fri
9:30 am P4P Guilderland YMCA @ Guilderland YMCA
P4P Guilderland YMCA @ Guilderland YMCA
Mar 24 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
http://cdymca.org/programs/chronic-diseases/pedaling-for-parkinsons/  
10:00 am Schott’s Boxing @ Schott's Boxing
Schott’s Boxing @ Schott's Boxing
Mar 24 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Every Friday at 10 This program was started in 2016 by Hope Soars and Schott’s Boxing and Fitness to enhance the quality of life of the Parkinson’s patient. There is a direct correlation between the
10:30 am P4P Troy YMCA @ Troy YMCA
P4P Troy YMCA @ Troy YMCA
Mar 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
PEDALING FOR PARKINSON’S Pedaling a bicycle may change the life  of someone with Parkinson’s disease. Research conducted at the Cleveland Clinic showed a 35% reduction in symptoms by the simple act of pedaling a bicycle
12:00 pm P4P Bethlehem YMCA @ BethlehemYMCA
P4P Bethlehem YMCA @ BethlehemYMCA
Mar 24 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
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4:30 pm P4P Saratoga YMCA @ Saratoga YMCA
P4P Saratoga YMCA @ Saratoga YMCA
Mar 24 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
 
5:00 pm P4P Clifton Park YMCA @ Clifton Park YMCA
P4P Clifton Park YMCA @ Clifton Park YMCA
Mar 24 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
The mission of Pedaling for Parkinson’s is: To improve the quality of life of Parkinson’s disease patients and their caregivers. To educate patients, caregivers, and the general public about the benefits of maintaining an active