Downtown Parkinson's Disease Classes And Events

Downtown Parkinson's Disease Classes And Events

Downtown Parkinson's Disease Classes And Events

Parkinson’s Disease Patient and Family Symposium
Date: Annually in November, on a Saturday.
Time: 8 am to noon
Location: Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Feinberg Pavilion, 251 E. Huron Street
Cost: Free
Contact: For more information or to register, call 877.926.4664.

Parkinson’s Disease 101
Date: First Wednesday of the month.
Time: 3 pm to 4:30 pm
Location: Northwestern Medicine Prentice Women’s Hospital, 250 E. Superior Street, Third Floor, Conference Room P, Chicago
Cost: Free
Contact: For more information or to register, call Carolyn Taylor, APN, at 312-695-1822

Improve Communication Using Improv and Speech Therapy for Parkinson’s Disease and their Care Partner
Date: Thursdays. This is an 8 session series.
Time: 10 am to 11:30 am
Location: Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Feinberg Pavilion, 251 E. Huron Street, Chicago
Cost: $80. Payment is due on the first day of class. Make checks payable to Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Center.
Contact: For more information or to register, call Pamela R. Palmentera, LCSW, at 312.503.4397

Second City’s Improv for People with Parkinson’s Disease and their Care Partners
Date: Thursdays. This is an 8 session series.
Time: 1 pm to 2:30 pm
Location: Second City Training Center, 1616 N. Wells Street, Chicago
Cost: $80. Payment is due on the first day of class. Make checks payable to Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Center.
Contact: For more information or to register, call Pamela R. Palmentera, LCSW, at 312.503.4397

Parkinson’s Disease Wellness Initiative Exercise Classes
Parkinson’s Disease Strength and Balance Exercise Class
Date: Tuesdays
Time: 11 am to noon

Parkinson’s Disease Silver Sneakers Exercise Class
Date: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Support group to follow every second Wednesday.
Time: 9 am to 10 am
Location: Hyde Park JCC, 5200 S. Hyde Park Avenue, Hyde Park
Cost: $40/month (both classes)
Contact: For more information or to register, call Emily Zivin, LCSW at 773.516.5864