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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.

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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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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 Parkinson’s

ZOOM CALL 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 […]

X Delay The Disease with Jeannine Hartman

Live Online Zoom Meeting PA

Class is canceled for May 26th. Instructor: Jeannine Hartman CPT, ACE Delay the Disease™ is a fitness program designed to empower […]

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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 […]

In Sync!® Support Group Leader Workshop

Marriott Pittsburgh Airport Hotel 777 Aten Road, Coraopolis, PA

Calling all support group leaders: newbies, veterans, and those curious about becoming a leader. Refresh from the usual with this two-day, […]

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 *exception for May/meeting on the 3rd […]

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Zelienople Parkinson’s Support Group

Lutheran SeniorLife Passavant 105 Burgess Drive, Zelienople, PA

Join the Zelienople Parkinson’s Support Group on the third Friday of each month at 1:30pm. This group meets at Lutheran SeniorLife […]

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Kittanning Support Group

Richard G. Snyder YMCA 1150 North Water Street, Kittanning, PA

Join the Parkinson’s Support Group in Kittanning on the third Friday of each month at 3:00pm. The location is the Richard […]

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Harmarville Support Group

Encompass Health - Harmarville 320 Guys Run Road, Harmarville, PA

Join the Parkinson's Support Group in Harmarville on the last Wednesday of each month at 1:00pm. The location is Encompass Health […]

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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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Oakland Support Group

Rodef Shalom 4905 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh

Join us for an in-person support group for anyone with Parkinson's and their loved ones. This group meets on the 1st […]

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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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South Hills Movers & Shakers Support Group

Westminster Presbyterian Church 2040 Washington Rd, Upper St. Clair, PA

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

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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 […]

In Sync!® Support Group Leader Workshop

Marriott Pittsburgh Airport Hotel 777 Aten Road, Coraopolis, PA

Calling all support group leaders: newbies, veterans, and those curious about becoming a leader. Refresh from the usual with this two-day, […]

Winter Stars Book Conversation + Webinar

ZOOM CALL PA

Join us for a very special virtual program co-hosted by Dave Iverson and David Leventhal. Dave Iverson, highly acclaimed broadcaster, filmmaker […]

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