Patient Exercise / Carepartner Groups Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church: 625 Montgomery Ave Bryn Mawr, PA 19010
625 Montgomery Avenue Bryn Mawr Pennsylvania 19010 US

Date:

Every Tuesday

Time:

2 pm

More Information:

Dollie Johnson

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Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church 625 Montgomery Avenue Bryn Mawr, PA 19010 0 mi

Join friends and family in the PD community, even if you have never danced before.

Your first class is free so join us for a fun, fulfilling experience.

Everyone with PD, family and friends are welcome… no dance experience is necessary! Participants have the opportunity to experience a variety of dance themes including folk dance, ballet, jazz, tap, and musical theater numbers, all with an emphasis on using the power of music to move. Bring a partner for free.

Dates:

Tuesdays, 1 pm – 2:15 pm.

Registration:

Wendy R. Lewis

$5 for pay as you go

Free Partner registration

600 Germantown Pike, Lafayette Hill, PA 19444, United States 5.44 mi

Theresa Conroy, earned her Certification by graduating from two accredited Yoga Therapy Schools and meeting specific criteria for education and experience set by the International Association of Yoga Therapists. Only those who meet those standards may call themselves a Certified Yoga Therapist, or C-IAYT. 

Theresa uses postures, breathing practices, flowing movement and relaxation techniques to address the specific and wide-ranging symptoms of this neurological disease. The pace of this yoga therapy class is matched to the needs and abilities of participants, who learn how to improve balance, avoid falls and injury, release stiff muscles, develop core strength and reduce anxiety and depression.

This class is supported by a grant from The Parkinson Council.

Date:

Thursdays

Time:

9:30 am and 11 am

Cost & Registration:

$10 per class

More Information: 

Theresa Conroy

1700 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States 8.95 mi


 

 

 

 

 

 

This adaptive yoga class will focus on strength- building, balance, coordination, stretching, breathing, and fun. Carepartners/support people are welcome.

Location: 1700 Samson Street, 6th floor (accessible studio)

Date: Saturdays

Time: 9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.

For more information: guidera@nursing.upenn.edu

MossRehab at Tabor Road 1200 West Tabor Road Philadelphia, PA 19141 9.01 mi

This exercise program addresses the unique fitness needs of patients with diseases such as Parkinson’s, which are not traditionally met by typical exercise programs. Twelve week session, once a week (ongoing throughout the year).

Date:

Mondays

Time:

4 pm – 5 pm

Philadelphia, PA, USA 9.05 mi

Women’s Group

Center City, Philadelphia

Contact: Lori Katz, lorikldtc@aol.com

 

Early Onset Women’s Support Group

Contact: Gerrie Blavat, PHLWwPD@gmail.com

 

Carepartners Group

Comprehensive Neurological Center

Contact: Karen Jacobson, 215-829-7273

 

Living Well with Parkinson’s Disease Group

Comprehensive Neurological Center

Contact: Suzanne Reichwein, sreichwein@pahosp.com

 

Deep Brain Stimulation

Pennsylvania Hospital: Hall Mercer Building

Contact: Josue Etienne, josue.etienne@uphs.upenn.edu 215-829-2347

 

Parkinson Plus Group

Comprehensive Neurological Center

Contact: Josue Etienne, josue.etienne@uphs.upenn.edu 215-829-2347

 

EMPower’D Seminar Series: Engaging Minorities with Parkinson’s Disease

Contact: Yuliis Bell, yuliis.bell@uphs.upenn.edu 215-829-5078

Arcadia University Health Sciences Center 450 S. Easton Road Glenside, PA 19038 9.09 mi
215-572-2144215-572-2144

The Stay Fit Program is for those individuals who desire to exercise and keep active, but cannot go to a regular gym or Y.M.C.A. because of slowness, stiffness, balance or safety issues. Participants exercise in a group under the direction of physical therapist students, directly supervised by 2 physical therapists with experience in the treatment of individuals with neurologic disease. Most levels of disability of persons with either Parkinson disease or multiple sclerosis can be accommodated.

Date:

Tuesdays & Thursdays

September to December and February to May

Other class times may be added during the year.

Time:

1:30 pm – 2:30pm and 3 pm – 4:00 pm

Cost & Registration: $5 per class

Janet Readinger, RPT, DPT

http://www.arcadia.edu/StayFitProgram.htm

1923 Washington Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19146 9.13 mi
The Parkinson CouncilThe Parkinson Council
610.668.4292610.668.4292

 

Join friends and family in the PD community, even if you have never danced before.

Your first class is free so join us for a fun, fulfilling experience.

Everyone with PD, family and friends are welcome… no dance experience is necessary! Participants have the opportunity to experience a variety of dance themes including folk dance, ballet, jazz, tap, and musical theater numbers, all with an emphasis on using the power of music to move. Bring a partner for free.

Thursdays, 2:15 pm – 3:30 pm

Cost & Registration:

$5 for pay as you go classes

FREE – Dance for PD Partner Registration

954 N 8th Street Philadelphia, PA 19123 9.21 mi

Join friends and family in the PD community, even if you have never danced before.

Your first class is free so join us for a fun, fulfilling experience.

Everyone with PD, family and friends are welcome… no dance experience is necessary! Participants have the opportunity to experience a variety of dance themes including folk dance, ballet, jazz, tap, and musical theater numbers, all with an emphasis on using the power of music to move. Bring a partner for free.

Dates:

Saturdays
2 pm – 3:15 pm

Registration:

Keila Cordova

On Lok Social Service Center Facilitates Mandarin and Cantonese translation: 213 N. 10th Street Philadelphia, PA 19107-1829 9.38 mi

Date:

4th Thursday every other month

Time:

1-2:30 pm

More Information:

Yuliis Bell

Facilitates Mandarin and Cantonese translation

Riddle village retirement home media pa 9.92 mi

Riddle Village Retirement

Contact: Mary Wolstenholme

Adath Jeshurun Synagogue: 7763 Old York Road Elkins Park, PA 19027 9.97 mi

Date:

1st Thursday

Time:

1:30 pm

More Information:

Suzanne Reichwein

MossRehab at Elkins Park: 60 Township Line Road Elkins Park, PA 19027 11.45 mi

This exercise program addresses the unique fitness needs of patients with diseases such as Parkinson’s, which are not traditionally met by typical exercise programs. Twelve-week session, once a week (ongoing throughout the year).

Date:

Tuesdays and Thursdays

Time:

5 pm – 6 pm

Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital 11.61 mi

Bryn Mawr Rehab Hospital

 

Alexander Silberman Center 1 Medical Center Blvd Upland, PA 19013 11.95 mi

Date:

1st Thursdays of Every Month @ 1:00 PM

More Information:

Susan Curry

Goshen Village Shopping Center, 1510 Paoli Pike, West Chester, PA 19380, United States 12.82 mi
610-524-1556610-524-1556

Your first class is free so join us for a fun, fulfilling experience.

Everyone with PD, family and friends are welcome… no dance experience is necessary! Participants have the opportunity to experience a variety of dance themes including folk dance, ballet, jazz, tap, and musical theater numbers, all with an emphasis on using the power of music to move. Bring a partner for free.

Dates:

Tuesdays

Time:

1:15 pm to 2:30 pm

Cost & Registration:

Click here to register for the 7-week fall session for $35

$5 for pay as you go classes

FREE Partner Registration

Phoenixville Hospital 12.93 mi
610-983-1295610-983-1295

Phoenixville Hospital

Contact: Barbara O’Conner

315 S York Rd, Willow Grove, PA 19090, USA 14.96 mi

PUPS (People Understanding Parkinson’s)

Giant Food Store Community Center

315 S York Rd

Willow Grove, PA 19090

A self-help group for exploring Parkinson’s, expressing issues and concerns, sharing, education, emotional support, and advocacy.
Location: Giant in Willow Grove, Community Room, 2nd Floor
Every third Tuesday of each month from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Contact: Diane Burleigh

West Chester Area Senior Center: 530 E. Union St West Chester, PA 19382 15.66 mi

Date:

Last Wednesday of the month

Time:

1:15pm

More Information:

Mary Jo Baldino

Health and Wellness Center, 847 Easton Rd. (Route 611) Warrington, PA 18976 17.58 mi

Date:

2nd Tuesday

Time:

1:30 pm-3:00

More Information:

Paula Herber, coordinator.cbpsg@gmail.com

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