PUPS (People Understanding Parkinson’s)
Giant Food Store Community Center
315 S York Rd
Willow Grove, PA 19090
Contact: Diane Burleigh
Everyone impacted by Parkinson’s, including 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!
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Cost & Registration:
Paula Herber, firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
Tuesdays & Thursdays
September to December and February to May
Other class times may be added during the year.
1:30 pm – 2:30pm and 3 pm – 4:00 pm
Cost & Registration: $5 per class
Janet Readinger, RPT, DPT
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).
Tuesdays and Thursdays
5 pm – 6 pm
Join Yoga instructor Steven Brice from Yoga4Philly, every Wednesday at 10:00 am as he takes students through movement and meditation to help manage Parkinson’s.
This class is entirely FREE due to the generosity of The Parkinson’s Council and Enon Tabernacle Baptist Church.
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).
4 pm – 5 pm