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The Parkinson Council, in collaboration with SOWN and Penn Medicine, is thrilled to announce that the Care-Partners Telephone Support Group will start in May 2017. This free 8-week dynamic workshop series offers care-partners mutual support, stress-reducing techniques, and shared experiences and expertise. The series, led by a SOWN professional, will meet by phone, making the workshops […]
Kaitlyn Gammon had an idea. She wanted to do something in memory of her late grandfather, who lived with Parkinson’s disease for 17 years. Even though she and her family have participated in A Walk to Stamp Out Parkinson’s for the last five years as members of Team Porter-Tuck, she wanted to do more. With an […]
Tour Participants will tour the museum galleries to learn about the rich symbolism of hands in art, including different styles and techniques artists used to render hands throughout various time periods and cultures. Workshop Artists see drawing hands as one of the most difficult challenges. In the studio, the instructor will demystify the process and […]
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