You are not

ALONE!

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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Take Action, Get Involved, Learn More.

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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ABOUT

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.

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Parkinson’s Stretch

Live Online Zoom Meeting PA

Instructor: Chris Steinmetz Stretching helps you fight the muscle rigidity that comes with PD. It also helps your muscles and joints stay flexible. People […]

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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 […]

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Dance for PD Virtual Class

Live Online Zoom Meeting PA

Virtual Dance for Parkinson's Class with Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre Thursdays | September 16 – December 16, 2021 | 11 am – […]

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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 targeting […]

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Yoga For All with Jen

PA

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

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PD On The Move

Live Online Zoom Meeting PA

Instructor: Alexander Tressor   PDontheMove workout classes have been created to help people with Parkinson’s reclaim lost or compromised abilities. Each […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Women’s Support Group South

Our Redeemer Lutheran Church 105 Gateshead Drive, McMurray, PA

The Women's Support Group South meets on the 2nd Friday (virtual) and 4th Friday (in-person) of Each Month at 1:00pm. This […]

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Uniontown Support Group

Abundant Life Church 1239 Brownfield Rd, Uniontown, PA

The Uniontown Support Group meets on the 4th Tuesday of Each Month at 2:00 pm and is open to all with […]

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Indiana Support Group

Saving Grace Church 921 Hospital Road, Indiana, PA

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

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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

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Cranberry Support Group

Rose E. Schneider Family YMCA 2001 Ehrman Road, Cranberry Twp, PA

Join the Cranberry Parkinson's Support Group on the first Friday of each month at 2:00pm. This group meets at the Rose […]

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Beaver County Support Group

Pathway Church 239 Braun Road, Beaver Falls, PA

Join the Beaver County Parkinson's Support Group on the second Tuesday of each month at 12:30pm. This group meets at Pathway […]

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Westmoreland County/Greensburg Support Group

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church 501 Fairfield Drive, Greensburg, PA

Join the Westmoreland County Support Group for open discussion and topic-specific presentations every month. This group meets on the second Tuesday […]

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Women’s Support Group North

NorthBridge Community Church 216 Mystic Pine Trail, Cranberry Twp, PA

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

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DuBois Support Group

Parkside Community Center 120 West Park Avenue, DuBois, PA

Join the DuBois Support Group on the second Wednesday of each month at 1:30pm. The location is Parkside Community Center. The […]

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New Castle Support Group

St. John's Lutheran Church 2601 Highland Avenue, New Castle, PA

The New Castle Support Group is for anyone with Parkinson's and their loved ones. This group meets in-person on the 2nd […]

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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

Medicare Made Easy Webinar

ZOOM CALL PA

Join us on Tuesday, October 26th from 12:00-1:00pm for a live webinar with the largest independent health care brokerage in Western […]

PD and Paint Art Class

Paint Monkey at the Waterfront 228 West Bridge Street, Homestead, PA

Join us for a unique, in-person event! Come paint with your PD community on Thursday, November 4th from 1:00-3:00pm and create […]

Book Club Meeting

Live Online Zoom Meeting PA

Join us for the next meeting of Parkinson Foundation Western Pennsylvania's (PFWPA) book club! For November, we will be exploring and […]

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