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12 W. Willow Grove Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19118

Mon - Fri 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

Philadelphia, PA, USA
1500 Pennsylvania 3 Philadelphia Pennsylvania US

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

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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

130 South 9th Street, Philadelphia, PA, USA 0.55 mi
215.952.9179215.952.9179

Research has shown that regular exercise can slow the progression of Parkinson’s disease, as well as improve your overall level of fitness and sense of well-being.

Join Jefferson Health’s weekly exercise group at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital on Wednesdays, 1pm to 2pm at the Edison Building, 130 South 9th Street, Room 1301. 

Ongoing groups will continue Fridays, 1pm to 2pm at Jefferson Methodist Hospital, 2301 South Broad Street, Philadelphia, 19148, First Floor Rehab Gym.

Group members participate in seated aerobic exercises as well as balance and strengthening activities in a supportive setting, led by a physical therapist. (Click here for a flyer!).

Sessions run for 8 weeks (rolling start date) and cost $40. Call 215.952.9179 to register today!

1923 Washington Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19146 1.07 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 1.41 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

MossRehab at Tabor Road 1200 West Tabor Road Philadelphia, PA 19141 5.97 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

Adath Jeshurun Synagogue: 7763 Old York Road Elkins Park, PA 19027 8.29 mi

Date:

1st Thursday

Time:

1:30 pm

More Information:

Suzanne Reichwein

MossRehab at Elkins Park: 60 Township Line Road Elkins Park, PA 19027 8.92 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

Patient Exercise / Carepartner Groups Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church: 625 Montgomery Ave Bryn Mawr, PA 19010 9.05 mi

Date:

Every Tuesday

Time:

2 pm

More Information:

Dollie Johnson

Bryn Mawr Presbyterian Church 625 Montgomery Avenue Bryn Mawr, PA 19010 9.05 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

Arcadia University Health Sciences Center 450 S. Easton Road Glenside, PA 19038 9.53 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

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