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FOR PATIENT & FAMILIES 

 

Education & Support:

2016 PADRECC Education and Support Group schedule.  Held at McGuire VAMC, usually the 4th Thursday of the month from 1-3pm.          Call 804-675-6952 for more information.

Support Groups in Virginiadownload here

Exercise Groups 

List of Movement Disorder Exercise Classes in Richmond area, Central and Eastern Virginia

Upcoming Conferences: 

March 2016 - Essential Tremor conference is being planned. Contact Lynn Klanchar (804) 675-6952 for more information

Websites:

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

APDA Richmond Metro Chapter www.parkinsonrichmond.com 

APDA Hampton  Roads Chapter www.hrparkinsons.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 

SCAN-ECHO Programs for Clinicians at Richmond PADRECC: Neurology Movement Disorders held 1st  Friday of every month from 12-1pm ET.  Contact:  jackie.johnson2@va.gov

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