LOS ANGELES: WESTSIDE

Young Onset & Young at Heart Parkinson’s Support Group

Last Monday of every month: 7:30–9:00 pm

Location: Cheviot Hills Recreation Center, Cheviot Hills

Contact: Mike Weinman, (310) 344-5639, mikeweinman@ymail.com.

Westwood Prespyterian Church Support Group

2nd Monday of every month: 10-11:30 am

Location: Westwood Presbyterian, Westwood

Contact: Nessa Weinman, (310) 717-8017, nessaweinman@yahoo.com

Parkinson’s Disease Support Group

First Friday of every month: 12:45–2:30 p.m.

Location: Culver City Veterans Memorial Bldg, Hospitality Room (corner of Culver/Overland), Culver City

Contact: Barbara Effros, (310) 815-1498 ext 6.

Big Voices Speech Therapy Group

2nd & 4th Tuesdays of every month. Cost: $15

Location: Cedars-Sinai, West Hollywood

Contact: (310) 423-9242

Educational Support Group

3rd Thursday of every month: 7:00 p.m.

Location: OPICA Adult Day Care Center, 11759 Missouri Avenue, West L.A.

Contact: Parkinson’s Resource Organization, (760) 773-5628, http://www.parkinsonsresource.org

P.L.L.U.S (Parkinson’s Learning, Lifelong Useful Skills) Program

3rd Friday of every month: 12:20 p.m.

Location: Westside YMCA, West L.A.

Contact: (310) 477-1511, http://www.tinyurl.com/YMCApllus

“2-in-1 Meeting” (Caregiver & Person w/Parkinson’s)

1st Thursday of every month: 7:00 p.m.

Location: OPICA Adult Day Care Center, 11759 Missouri Avenue, West L.A.

Contact: Parkinson’s Resource Organization, (760) 773-5628, www.parkinsonsresource.org

UCLA Parkinsonian Disorders Support Group

First Friday of every month: 2:00-4:00 p.m.

Location: Ronald Reagan Med Ctr UCLA, Rm 3102, Westwood

Contact: Facilitator Loretta Mazorra, Geriatric Nurse Practitioner. RSVP: dwest@mednet.ucla.edu, (310) 206-2154


LOS ANGELES: MIDCITY/DOWNTOWN

“Lets Talk About Parkinson’s” Support Group

2nd & 4th Thursday of every month, 11:00 a.m.–12:30 pm.

Location: Bethel Lutheran Church, 5750 W Olympic Blvd (Mid-City)

Contact: Sandy Yaras (323) 578-8865, Letstalkaboutparkinsons@gmail.com

Downtown Support Group

4th Saturday of every month: 10:00 a.m.–12:00 p.m.

Location: Union Church of Los Angeles, 401 E. Third Street, Los Angeles 90013

Lorraine Arakaki, (213) 629-3876

USC Parkinson’s Support Group

Location: USC Health Sciences Campus (90033)

Contact Kara Barton: (323) 442- 7556, Kara.Barton@med.usc.edu


SAN FERNANDO VALLEY/VERDUGOS

PD Support Group

2nd Wednesday of every month: 12:30–2:30 p.m.

Location: Joslyn Senior Center, Burbank

Contact: Allan Lasky (818) 846-9103

Live Wires DBS/PD support group

4th Thursday of every month: 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Location: Providence St. Joseph Medical Center, Burbank

Contact: Ulrike Draper, ulrike.draper@providence.org, or Rebecca (818) 847-3271

Caregivers Support Group Meeting

3rd Wednesday of every month: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Providence Tarzana Outpatient Therapy Center, 5359 Balboa Blvd., Encino

Contact: Parkinson’s Resource Organization, (760) 773-5628, http://www.parkinsonsresource.org

Early Onset/Young at Heart Parkinson’s Support Group

3rd Wednesday of every month: Call for time.

Location: Vallejo Seventh Day Adventist Church, 300 Vallejo Drive, Glendale

Contact: Coordinated by Huntington Hospital, (626) 535-9552

CARE Parkinson’s Support Group (2-in-1 meeting for caregivers and people with Parkinson’s)

3rd Monday of every month: 3:30–5:30 p.m.

Location: Northridge Medical Center, 184300 Roscoe Blvd., Northridge

Contact: R.S.V.P. to Jeri Posner, MFT, (818) 776-1183

Sherman Oaks Parkinson’s Support Group

4th Thursday of every month: 3:00–4:30 p.m.

Location: Library Sherman Oaks/East Valley Adult Center, 5060 Van Nuys Blvd., Sherman Oaks

Contact: John Mason, (310) 991-0787

West Hills Caregivers Support Group

2nd Saturday of every month: 1:30–3:00 p.m.

Location: West Hills

Contact: Cindy Marcus, (818) 988-1040

Young Onset and Active PWP

3rd Wednesday of every month: 6:30–8:00 p.m.

Location: Woodland Hills

Contact: Jan D. Somers, NeuroCommunity, (818) 885-8623

Van Nuys Weekly Discussion Group

Every Monday of every month: 1:00-2:30 p.m.

Location: Van Nuys

Contact Jan D. Somers, NeuroCommunity, (818) 885-8623


SAN GABRIEL VALLEY

Arcadia PD Support Group

3rd Friday of every month: 2:00-3:00 p.m.

Location: Arcadia Community Senior Center, 365 Campus Drive, Arcadia, 91007

Contact: (626) 574-5130

Parkinson’s Explorers Support Group

2nd Saturday of every month: 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.

Location: Joslyn’s Senior Center, 650 N. Mountain Avenue, Claremont, 91711

Contact: Debbie Mindrum, (909) 399-5488

Glendora Educational & Caregiver Meeting

2nd Wednesday of every month: 7:00 pm

Location: Foothill Nursing Center, 401 W. Ada Avenue., Glendora

Contact: Parkinson’s Resource Organization, (760) 773-5628, www.parkinsonsresource.org

PD Support Group (La Canada/Flintridge)

3rd Friday of every month: 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Location: Light on the Corner Church, 1911 Waltonia Drive, Montrose, 91020

Contact: (818) 790-0123

Huntington Memorial Hospital Parkinson’s Support Groups

PWP – 1st Saturday of every month: 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Caregivers – 2nd Thursday and 4th Wednesday of every month: 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Location: Pasadena

Contact: (626) 535-9552

Early Onset Parkinson’s Disease Support Group

3rd Wednesday of every month: 3:00–4:00 p.m.

Location: Glendale, Vallego Drive SDA Church

Contact: (626) 795-4331

START Support Group

3rd Wednesday of every month: 3:00 p.m.

Location: San Marino Community Church, 1750 Virginia Road, San Marino 91108

Contact: Barbara Miller, (626) 284-7854

InCourage Physical Therapy Group Exercise Class

10-week group fitness class for Parkinson’s Disease

Location: InCourage Physical Therapy, Sierra Madre

Contact: Didi Matthews, www.incouragept.com, info@incouragept.com, (626) 722-8032

Parkinson’s Disease Support Group

3rd Wednesday of every month: 1:00–2:00 p.m.

Location: South Pasadena Senior Center, 1102 Oxley Street, South Pasadena 91030

Contact: (626) 403-7360


SOUTH BAY/LONG BEACH

Torrance Memorial Hospital Parkinson’s Disease Support Group: People with Parkinson’s South Bay

2nd Saturday of every month: 2:00–4:00 p.m.

Location: Health Conference Center

Contact: Tonya Dapson: (424) 757-8370, Tonya.Dapson@gmail.com or Lisa Kidder:  424-212-2060, kiddergirl@yahoo.com

Parkinson’s Disease Educational meeting

1st Wednesday of every month: 7:00 p.m.

Location: Bixby Knolls Towers, 3737 Atlantic Avenue, Long Beach

Contact: Parkinson’s Resource Organization, (760) 773-5628, www.parkinsonsresource.org

VA Long Beach Support Group

1st Saturday of the month: 1:00–2:30 p.m.

Location: Long Beach VA, building 164, Long Beach

Contact: Megan Gomez megangomez@va.gov

Beach Cities Educational Meeting

4th Tuesday of every month: 7:00 p.m.

Location: American Martyrs Catholic Church, 659 15th Street, Manhattan Beach

Contact: Parkinson’s Resource Organization, (760) 773-5628, www.parkinsonsresource.org

 


 

ANTELOPE VALLEY

PD Support Group & Information Meeting

2nd Monday of every month: 1–3 p.m.

Location: Arbor Court Senior Living Center, 44916 10th St. West, Lancaster 93534

Contact: Neurosearch for info: levi.dygert@neurosearch-usa.com

Palmdale PD Support Group

3rd Tuesday of every month: 10 a.m.–12 p.m.

Location: Palmdale Senior Center, 1002 E. Ave. Q-12, Palmdale

Contact: Joan Osborne, (661)-553-9011

 

SANTA CLARITA VALLEY

Santa Clarita Valley Parkinson’s Support Group

Last Friday of every month: 2:30–4:00 p.m.

Location: Senior Center, 22900 Market Street, Santa Clarita

Contact: Diane Arnold Reyes (661) 993-7178