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FOR PATIENT & FAMILIES 

 

Education & Support:

2014 PADRECC Education and Support Group schedule.  Held at McGuire VAMC, usually the 4th Thursday of the month from 1-3pm.  Now using telehealth technology to broadcast to CBOCs in Charlottesville, Fredericksburg, and Emporia!  Call 804-675-6952 for more information.

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Upcoming Conferences: 

Annual Parkinson's Disease Community Education Day will be held Saturday, October 11, 2014 at Mt Vernon Baptist Church, Glen Allen (Richmond), VA - Call 804-675-6952 for more information. Download flyer.

 

Websites:

National PADRECC Website www.parkinsons.va.gov/patients.asp 

APDA Richmond Metro Chapter www.parkinsonrichmond.com 

VCU Parkinson's and Movement Disorder Center www.parkinsons.vcu.edu

Parkinson's Disease Foundation (PDF) www.pdf.org

National Parkinson Foundation (NPF) www.parkinson.org

American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA) www.apdaparkinson.org 

PD Plan for Life  www.pdplan4life.com 

Exercise Helpline for People with PD -  Toll Free Number: 888-606-1688 - established at the Center for Neurorehabilitation at Boston University and sponsored by National Resource Center for Rehabilitation with support from APDA.  Click for more information.

Davis Phinney Foundation - The Living Well Challenge Webinars 

 

FOR PROFESSIONALS 

National PADRECC Website www.parkinsons.va.gov/clinicians.asp