PD Support Groups

Support Groups are now available via conference calls!

Louisville

Eastern Parkway Group
When: First Monday, 10:00 a.m
Where: Parkway Rehab & Nursing Center, 1155 Eastern Parkway, Louisville, KY 40217
Facilitator: Debbie Harper

Shakin For a Cure Group (formerly Fern Creek)
When: Second Tuesday, 6:30 p.m.
Where:  Glen Ridge Health Campus, 6415 Calm River Way, Louisville, KY 40299
Facilitator: Mary Killian

Magnolia Springs East Group
When: Third Wednesday, 6:30 p.m.
Where: Magnolia Springs East, 13600 LaGrange Road, Louisville, KY 40222
Facilitator: Cristi Lanham

Nazareth Home Group
When: Second Tuesday, 9:15 a.m.
Where: Nazareth Home Chapel, 2000 Newburg Road,  Louisville, KY 40205
Facilitator: Amy Elzy

South Louisville  Group
When: Second Tuesday, 9:30 a.m.
Where: St. Lawrence Church, 1925 Lewiston Drive, Louisville, KY 40216
Facilitator: Helen Minor

St. Augustine Group
When: Third Saturday, 9:30 a.m.
Where: 1310 West Broadway, Louisville, KY 40203
Facilitator: Vernessa Autry

Southern Indiana

Parkinson’s Awareness Support Association Tri-State (PASATS)
When: First Tuesday, 5:30 p.m. CST                                                                                                                  **Except winter months (Nov., Dec., Feb.) First Saturday, 10:30am CST
Where: Deaconess Gateway Conference Center, 4011 Gateway Blvd., Newburgh, Indiana 47630
Facilitator: Anne Byrne/ Oscar Ozete
Website: http://www.pasats.org/

Floyd Memorial Group
When: First Tuesday, 6:30 p.m.
Where: Floyd Memorial Hospital: Paris Health Education Center: 1st floor across, 1850 State Street, New Albany, IN 47150
Facilitator: Donna Mattox / Linda Mand

Other Areas

Bardstown Group
When: Third Wednesday, 1:00 p.m.
Where: Nelson County Public Library Community Room, 201 Cathedral Manor, Bardstown, KY 40004
Facilitator: Jane Swarts

Elizabethtown Group
When: Third Thursday, 4:00 p.m.
Where: HealthSouth Lakeview Rehab Hospital, 134 Heartland Drive, Elizabethtown, KY 42701
Facilitator: Amanda Ball

Frankfort Group
When: Third Tuesday, 6:00 p.m.
Where: Thornhill Education Center, 700 Leslie Avenue, Frankfort, KY  40601
Facilitator: Lane Lewis

Taylor County Support Group
When: Second Tuesday, 11:00 a.m.
Where: Taylor County Extension Office, 1143 S. Columbia Avenue, Campbellsville, KY 42718
Facilitator: Anabelle Burkett

Speciality Groups

Atypical PD
Designed for those who have been diagnosed with atypical Parkinson’s disease, such as Lewy Body Disease (LBD), Multiple System Atrophy (MSA), Progressive Supranuclear Palsy (PSP), or any other form of Parkinsonism. Care partners are also encouraged to attend.
When: First Tuesday, 6:30 p.m.
Where: Parkinson Support Center office, Middletown, 315 Townepark Circle, Suite 100, Louisville, KY 40243
Facilitator: Dan Heins

DBS Support Group
When: 2015 Quarterly Dates –  3/18; 6/17; 9/16; 12/16 at 6:00 p.m.
Where: Frazier Rehab Institute, 220 Abraham Flexner Way, Louisville, KY 40202
To Register: 502.582.7484

Men’s Group (formerly Movers and Shakers)
When: Third Tuesday, 10:00 a.m.
Where: St. Barnabas Church, 3042 Hikes Lane, Louisville, KY 40220
Facilitator: Dennis Whittington

Young Onset Group
When: First Thursday, 6:30 p.m.
Where: Gilda’s Club, Emily Room, 633 Baxter Avenue, Louisville, KY 40202
Facilitator: Scott Barber

Care Partner Groups

JFCS CP Group
A support group for Care Partners of people with Parkinson’s disease who understand the unique challenges of caring for someone with PD.
When: Second Thursdays, 1:00pm
Where: Jewish Family & Career Services (JFCS), 2821 Klempner Way, Louisville, KY 40205
Facilitator: Connie Austin

For Support Group information, please contact the Parkinson Support Center at 502.254.3388 or outreach@parkinsoncenter.org