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Come journey with us

The Parkinson Foundation Western Pennsylvania (PFWPA) serves as the connection hub to empower people with Parkinson’s to Live Their Best Life. Local dollars make a difference. 100% of your donations support programs and 12,000 families with Parkinson’s we serve throughout 23 counties in Western Pennsylvania.

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You are not

ALONE!

The Parkinson Foundation Western Pennsylvania (PFWPA) serves as the connection hub to empower people with Parkinson’s to Live Their Best Life. Local dollars make a difference. 100% of your donations support programs and 12,000 families with Parkinsons we serve throughout 23 counties in Western Pennsylvania.

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Since 1995, Parkinson Foundation Western Pennsylvania has served to enrich and engage, educate and empower individuals and their families during this challenging, overwhelming and often isolating period. PFWPA is your resource for information, programs, support and connection in Western PA. The organization continues to build and maintain a network of resources connecting those impacted by Parkinson’s disease to local resources in their area. The information shared is specific to the individual’s challenges they are facing.

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LIVE YOUR BEST LIFE

Receiving a Parkinson’s Disease diagnosis can be overwhelming, but you are not alone. PFWPA is a clearinghouse for current, well vetted information and materials on the disease allowing families to make informed decisions.

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BECOME INVOLVED

There is power in community and there are so many ways to become involved in our region’s Parkinson’s resources. Connect and form new friendships with others who share in your journey offering insight on how to live with Parkinson’s.

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For decades PFWPA continues to keep thousands of individuals with Parkinson’s, their families, and allied professionals informed about the disease. We stay abreast of current news and advances in Parkinson’s disease care and treatment.

Delay the Disease

Live Online Zoom Meeting PA

Instructor: Duane Hardek This virtual exercise class offers a unique blend of functional exercise along with a presentation of a weekly […]

Yoga for All

Live Online Zoom Meeting PA

Instructor: Jen Stratakis In this yoga class, you can expect to work on flexibility and balance, as well as breath awareness […]

Delay The Disease with Jeannine Hartman

Live Online Zoom Meeting PA

Instructor: Jeannine Hartman CPT, ACE   Delay the Disease™ is a fitness program designed to empower people with Parkinson’s disease (PD) by […]

T’ai Chi for PD

Live Online Zoom Meeting PA

Instructor: Susan Cruz One of the best forms of exercise for Parkinson’s is the ancient Chinese art, T’ai Chi for the […]

Virtual Singing Group

Live Online Zoom Meeting PA

Join Hannah and Three Rivers Music Therapy for the next session of Virtual Singing Group March 2 - April 20 Contact […]

Free

PWR! Plus

Live Online Zoom Meeting PA

Presented by Encompass Health Harmarville Instructors: Casey Rodak and Valerie Bucek Join this unique class which will include 30 minutes of […]

PWR!

Live Online Zoom Meeting PA

Instructor: Leigh Ann Ducouer Created by Physical Therapist, Dr. Becky Farley, PWR! (Parkinson's Wellness Recovery!) is a PD-specific skill training program […]

T’ai Chi for PD

Live Online Zoom Meeting PA

Instructor: Susan Cruz One of the best forms of exercise for Parkinson’s is the ancient Chinese art, T’ai Chi for the

Yoga For All

Live Online Zoom Meeting PA

Instructor: Jen Stratakis In this yoga class, you can expect to work on flexibility and balance, as well as breath awareness […]

PD On The Move

Live Online Zoom Meeting PA

Instructor: Alexander Tressor Friday 10:00 am - 11:00 am   PD on the Move workouts and exercises are based on extensive […]

Parkinson’s Stretch

Live Online Zoom Meeting PA

Instructor: Chris Steinmetz One of the cardinal symptoms of Parkinson's disease is tight "rigid" muscles.  This class will focus on loosening […]

Delay the Disease

Live Online Zoom Meeting PA

Instructor: Duane Hardek This virtual exercise class offers a unique blend of functional exercise along with a presentation of a weekly […]

Women’s Support Group North

ZOOM CALL PA

The Women's Support Group North meets on the 2nd Wednesday of Each Month at 10:00 am. This group is for women […]

South Hills Movers & Shakers Support Group

Live Online Zoom Meeting PA

The South Hills Movers & Shakers Support Group is for anyone with Parkinson's and their loved ones in the South Hills […]

No Borders Support Group

ZOOM CALL PA

This is a No Borders Support Group for anyone with Parkinson's and their loved ones in any area. This group meets […]

Uniontown Support Group

ZOOM CALL PA

Uniontown Support Group Zoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83558389887

Caregiver’s Only Support Group

ZOOM CALL PA

The Caregiver's Only Support Group is for caregivers of those with Parkinson's disease led by Anna Crandell. This group meets on […]

Indiana Support Group

Saving Grace Church 921 Hospital Road, Indiana

Join the Indiana Support Group for open discussion and topic-specific presentations every month. This in-person support group meets on the last […]

No Borders Support Group

ZOOM CALL PA

No Borders Support Group for anyone with Parkinson's and their loved ones Zoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/82069035660

No Borders Evening Support Group

Live Online Zoom Meeting PA

This is a No Borders Evening Support Group for anyone with Parkinson's and their loved ones in any area. This group […]

Women’s Support Group North

ZOOM CALL PA

The Women's Support Group North meets on the 2nd Wednesday of Each Month at 10:00 am. This group is for women […]

No Borders Support Group

ZOOM CALL PA

No Borders Support Group for anyone with Parkinson's and their loved ones Zoom Link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83708809768

Set For Life Virtual Symposium

Live Online Zoom Meeting PA

Taking That First Step: Counsel, Guidance and Lessons Learned for Newly Diagnosed and Early-Stage People with Parkinson’s Disease This is a […]

PFWPA Book Club

Live Online Zoom Meeting PA

Join us for the first ever meeting of Parkinson Foundation Western Pennsylvania's (PFWPA) book club! For April, we will be talking […]

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