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Support Groups

"Many people find that support groups help them cope with the day-to-day realities of having Parkinson's disease. The opportunity to swap stories and share resources can be truly therapeutic."

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Albany County - Albany

Capital District Parkinson’s Support Group
We hold in-person meetings most months on the 2nd Thursday of the month at 7:00 PM. Contact: William at 518-320-0875 or email cdparkinsons@gmail.com

See our website: https://www.cdparkinsons.org

5/12/22, 4:14 PM

Albany County DBS

Meeting – to be determined Deep Brain Stimulation Lunch and Learn Desmond Hotel 660 Albany Shaker Road Albany, NY 12211 (888) 448-1297 RSVP to (518) 262-9407 or email mailto:movement@amc.edu

5/12/22, 4:14 PM

Broome County - Endwell

Meeting – Wednesday, September 15, 2022
Monthly, 3rd Wednesday 1:00 – 2:00 PM
Endwell United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall
3301 Watson Blvd.
Endwell, NY 13760
Contact: Charles Houser (H)-(607) 205-1247, (C)-(917) 833-4410 chouser13905@gmail.com

9/3/22, 8:40 PM

Delaware County - Delhi

Meeting – to be determined Monthly, 2nd Thursday 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM O’Connor Hospital/Physical Therapy Department
460 Andes Road
Delhi, NY 13753
Contact: Pat Cleary (607)746-0329 pcleary@frontiernet.net

5/12/22, 4:06 PM

Dutchess County - Poughkeepsie

Parkinson’s Disease Support Group of the Mid-Hudson Valley
Meeting Virtually. Location: Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 For more information, contact Nancy Redkey 914-475-2793 nredkey@aol.com Link to website http://www.midhudsonparkinsons.org/

5/12/22, 4:08 PM

Erie County - Niagara Falls , Williamsville

Parkinson's Wellness Group of Western New York
Chapter of the National Parkinson Foundation.
Support group for sufferers of Parkinson's and their caregivers. Young onset support group meets an hour before the general meeting.
Niagara Falls Branch
Jim Mudd (716)754-4052
Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center, 621 Tenth St., Hooker Room, Niagara Falls, NY
First Sunday of each month, 2:00pm-3:30pm.
Williamsville Branch
Joyce Gafter (716)689-1559
Temple Beth Am, 4660 Sheridan Drive, Williamsville, NY
Second Thursday of each month, 6:30pm-8:30pm.

Provider: University at Buffalo Comprehensive Movement Disorder
Provider Address: National Parkinson's Found. Outreach,
3512 Clinton Street, West Seneca, NY, 14224
Telephone: (716)684-0650

5/12/22, 4:09 PM

Fulton County - Mayfield

Meeting –– No meeting July and August
Monthly, 3rd Thursday 2 PM – 3 PM
Mayfield Presbyterian Church, 22 North Main Street Mayfield, NY 12117
Contact: Rev. Bonnie Orth (518) 661-6566

6/24/22, 10:37 AM

Madison County - Chittenango

Meeting – NEW TIME AND LOCATION AS OF January 2022
Monthly, 4 th Tuesday 1:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Town of Sullivan Public Library, Conference Room, 101 Falls Blvd.
Chittenango, NY 13037 Contact:
Audrey Boyd - boydaudreys@gmail.com - (315) 430-8224
Kevin Cullen - rkc56@aol.com (315) 687-7141

5/8/22, 8:40 PM

Oneida County - New Hartford

Meeting – to be determined
Monthly, 3rd Tuesday 12:30 PM meet and greet, speaker 1:00 P
Central NY Parkinson’s Support Group (CNYPSG)
PO Box 274 New Hartford, NY 13413
Presbyterian Home of Central NY
4290 Middle Settlement Road
New Hartford, NY 13413
Contact: Rosemarie Taylor (H) (315) 732-6302 No E-mail

5/12/22, 4:10 PM

Onondaga County - Baldwinsville

Meeting - In Person - PWP and Care Partners
Monthly, 2nd Wednesday 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Facilitator: Marty Pond

First Presbyterian Church of Baldwinsville
64 Oswego Road
Baldwinsville, NY 13078

Contact: Marty Pond (315) 440-0779, mpond77@verizon.net - for zoom invitation

9/3/22, 8:48 PM

Onondaga County - Jamesville

Meetings on Zoom Monthly, 3rd Thursday 2:00 PM – 3:30
The Nottingham
1301 Nottingham Road
Jamesville, NY 13078
Contact: Cynthia Stevenson (315) 673-3820,
cdstevenson1934@gmail.com - for zoom invitation

5/8/22, 8:42 PM

Onondaga County - Liverpool

Meetings on Zoom Monthly, 1st Monday 12:00 PM – 1:30
Hearth at Greenpoint
156 Old Liverpool Road
Liverpool, NY 13088

Contact: Cynthia Stevenson (315) 673-3820, cdstevenson1934@gmail.com – for zoom invitation

5/8/22, 8:42 PM

Onondaga County - Manlius

Brookdale Manlius These meetings are for Caregivers only Location: Manlius, NY 13104 For more information, contact Cynthia at 315-673-3820 or cdstevenson1934@gmail.com

5/11/22, 3:13 AM

Onondaga County - Syracuse

Meetings - In Person
Monthly, 1st Monday 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Onondaga Senior Center
4834 Velasko Road
Syracuse, NY 13215

Contact: Cynthia Stevenson (315) 673-3820, cdstevenson1934@gmail.com

9/3/22, 8:42 PM

Onondaga County - ZOOM

Meeting: Zoom
Monthly: Last Monday of the Month - 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Facilitator: Jill Weldum
Contact: Jill Weldum (315) 492-1390, jweldum@gmail.com - for zoom invitation

9/3/22, 8:51 PM

Onondaga County - ZOOM

Meeting: Zoom
Monthly: 3rd Thursday of the Month - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Facilitator: Marty Pond
Contact: Marty Pond (315) 440-0779, mpond77@verizon.net - for zoom invitation

9/3/22, 8:50 PM

Onondaga County Syracuse

Meeting - In Person - CARE PARTNERS ONLY
Monthly, 1st Wednesday 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Facilitator: Rosanne Suskin
Engage Physical Therapy
3175 East Genesee Street, Suite 5
Syracuse, NY 13078

Contact: Rosanne Suskin (315) 247-6821, arosamanne87@aol.com

9/3/22, 8:46 PM

Ontario County - Canandaigua

Location: Canandaigua, NY 14424 Now meeting virtually. For more information, contact Gail Shellman at 585-624-1448 or gshellma@rochester.rr.com. Link to Website here. https://www.parkinsonsupportgroupofthefingerlakes.com/

5/8/22, 8:27 PM

Otsego County - Cooperstown

Every other Tuesday – 2 PM weather permitting to be determined
First Presbyterian Church
25 Church Street
Cooperstown, NY 13326
Contact: Terry and Nelson Bradshaw (607) 652-9143 Jambunny2@hotmail.com
Contact above for meeting times.

5/7/22, 4:49 PM

Otsego County - Oneonta

Looking for new leader. If you are interested in re-starting this group, send an email to info@hpc.gcr and we will help you plan to get started.

5/7/22, 4:49 PM

Saratoga County - Ballston Spa

Meeting - Monday, September 19th Live Meeting
Topic: Funding Topics for Long Term Care - Renee Birnbaum, CSA® see below
Monthly, 3rd Monday 1:00 PM
***New Venue***
Saratoga Public Library,
49 Henry Street,
Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
Dutcher Community Room - main floor, south end of building closest to parking lot. Follow the hallway towards the EMERGENCY EXIT and there will be a hanging sign on the right to denote the room entrance.

Kevin McCullough saratoga.parkinsons@gmail.com (518) 222-4247
Marie Thorne softballmom300@yahoo.com (518) 810-8483

https://www.cdparkinsons.org/community-events

9/3/22, 8:53 PM

Schenectady County

Looking for new leader. If you are interested in re-starting this group, send an email to info@hpc.gcr and we will help you plan to get started.

5/7/22, 4:50 PM

St. Lawrence County - Potsdam

POTSDAM Potsdam Parkinson’s Support Group Location: Clarkson University, Clarkson Hall For more information, contact Rebecca Martin, 315-268-1652, SeawayParkinsonsCoalition@gmail.com

5/12/22, 4:11 PM

Steuben County - Hornell

Location: Hornell, NY 14843 For more information, contact Lisa Scott at 607-382-6497 or mslisamscott@yahoo.com.

5/11/22, 3:18 AM

Ulster County - Kingston

Weekly, Thursday 2:30 – 3:30
Ready, Steady, Go - Zoom MHA in Ulster,
300 Aaron Court,
Kingston, NY 12401
Contact: Teresa Joseph (845) 339-9090 ext 2206 – for zoom instructions.

5/12/22, 4:11 PM