Category Archives: Young Onset Support Group (YOPD)

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YOPD 2017 meeting dates

YOUNG ONSET PARKINSON’S DISEASE
(YOPD) SUPPORT GROUP
MEETING INFORMATION

➢ The YOPD will be meeting every January through April on the third Saturday of the month.
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 510 Albany Shaker Road, Loudonville 12205

For 2017 the meeting dates are:

• Saturday, January 21
• Saturday, February 18
• Saturday, March 18
• Saturday, April 15

➢ Starting in May and every other month meetings will be the fourth Monday.
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Route 7 Diner, 1090 Troy Schenectady Road (across from Keeler Motors), Latham

Diner dates are:

• Monday, May 22
• Monday, July 24
• Monday, September 25
• Monday, November 27

➢ Meetings for June, August, October, and December will be the third Saturday of the month.
Time: 2:00 PM
Location: Good Shepherd Lutheran Church

Dates are:

• Saturday, June 17
• Saturday, August 19
• Saturday, October 21
• Saturday, December 16

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YOPD February 18, 2017 speaker

YOUNG ONSET PARKINSON’S DISEASE (YOPD)

SUPPORT GROUP

DATE:​​SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18, 2017
​​2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
LOCATION:​GOOD SHEPHERD LUTHERAN CHURCH, 510 ALBANY-SHAKER ROAD,
LOUDONVILLE, NEW YORK

​Join the YOPD Support Group Saturday, February 18, 2017, for the monthly meeting.

Program: Mary Piel, Occupational Therapist, is the guest speaker.
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There is networking and no admission charge. Patients and caregivers are welcome to attend to learn more about Parkinson’s disease.

For further information regarding the YOPD, contact:

518-371-0448, after 3:00 p.m.
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Next Meeting: March 18, 2017, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church


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YOPD Holiday Party

                                                                   MEETING      
YOUNG ONSET PARKINSON’S DISEASE (YOPD) SUPPORT GROUP
DATE:                    Saturday, December 17, 2016
TIME:                    2:00 PM
LOCATION:         Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 510 Albany-Shaker Rd, Loudonville, NY 12211
 
                        Join the YOPD Support Group December 17, 2016 for the monthly meeting.
THIS MEETING WILL BE A HOLIDAY POT LUCK AND  OPEN DISCUSSION. BRING A DISH TO SHARE!!!
 
Mary Piel, OT, from Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital, will be speaking about LSVT Big and Wellness program specialist.
 
            Patients, spouses, siblings, medical professionals/students, and caregivers are welcome to attend.  The meeting provides an opportunity to learn more about Parkinson’s disease and share information in an informal setting.  Attendees are encouraged to bring questions.  Dinner is ordered off the menu (individual bills).    
 
For further information regarding the YOPD, contact:  518- 783-3492 or
518-371-0448, after 3:00 p.m.

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YOPD posting notice for December

Holiday Greetings – Attached is the posting notice for December.  Please post on a public bulletin board at a bank, library, restaurant, etc.  Appreciate your efforts in getting the word out.

Note:  Speaker suggestions are welcome.  Please submit the speaker’s name, specialty or type of business, phone number and/or email to ralphie@nycap.rr.com.  Suggestions will be forwarded to individuals who are scheduling program speakers.

Linda L. Rolfe
459-9052

Posting Notice


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Young Onset Parkinson’s disease (YOPD) Support Group – meeting, October 15, 2016

YOUNG ONSET PARKINSON’S DISEASE (YOPD) SUPPORT GROUP

MEETING DATE:

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2016

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