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Kansas Parkinson's Disease Support Groups

ATCHISON COUNTY
Atchison Senior Village
1419 N. 6th St., Atchison, KS
4th Tuesday, 6:00 p.m.
Contact: Sandy 913-367-1905

BROWN COUNTY (Hiawatha)
Physical and Respiratory Therapy Services
700 Oregon St.
Hiawatha, KS 66434
3rd Monday (every other month, alternates with Netawaka), 3 pm
Contact: Katie Thompson, 785-742-7606

DICKINSON COUNTY (Abilene)
Abilene Physical Therapy and Sports Rehab
103 NW 15th St.
3rd Thursday, 6:30 p.m.
Contact: Tonya Mills 785-263-3646

DOUGLAS COUNTY (Lawrence)
First Presbyterian Church
2415 Clinton Parkway
3rd Tuesday, 2:00 p.m.
Contact: LuAnn Wilcox 785-760-0634 lpsgkansas@gmail.com

Spiritual Support Group for Caregivers
Westside Presbyterian Church
1024 Kasold (between Harvard and 9th St.)
1st Thursday, 1:45 - 3:30 p.m.
Contact: Eileen 785-312-4364 roddyphillips@aol.com

Lawrence Parkinson's Speech Group
Lawrence Memorial Hospital Auditorium (Enter at the circle drive on Arkansas St.)
325 Maine
Fridays, 9-10 am
Cost: $15/session
Contact: 785-505-2886 or patricia.lemke@lmh.org to register

FRANKLIN COUNTY (Wellsville)
Wellsville City Library
115 W. 6th St.
2nd Wednesday, 1:00 p.m.
Contact: Roberta Crooks 785-418-1275 or Bill Rogers 785-594-9828

GEARY COUNTY (Junction City)
Brookdale
1022 Caroline Ave.
1st Thursday, 6:00 p.m.
Contact: Joy Gfeller 785-223-3679

HARPER COUNTY (Anthony)
Anthony Wellness and Education Center
1101 E. Spring St.
Last Tuesday, 10:00 am
Contact: Deanna Smithhisler 620-842-5190

HARVEY COUNTY
Schowalter Villa
200 W. Cedar, Hesston
3rd Monday, 10:30 a.m.
Contact: Janet Hyndman 620-327-4049

JACKSON COUNTY (Netawaka)
Physical and Respiratory Therapy Services at Netawaka Fitness Center
233 White Way St.
Netawaka, KS 66516
3rd Monday (every other month, alternates with Hiawatha), 3 p.m.
Contact: 785-991-1041

JOHNSON COUNTY
Claridge Court
8101 Mission Rd., Prairie Village, KS 66208
2nd Tuesday, 7:00 p.m.
Contact: 913-341-8828

Brighton Gardens
7105 Mission Rd., Prairie Village, KS
Third Monday, 1:00 pm
Contact: Sally Stuart 913-262-1611

Transverse Living
101 W. 151st St., Olathe, KS 66061
Fourth Monday 5:45 pm
Contact: Mike and Carolyn Moore 913-791-0020

Westchester Village of Lenexa
8505 Pflumm Rd., Lenexa, KS
2nd Wednesday, 5:30 p.m.
Contact: Ashley Dawson 913-825-9920

Aberdeen Village - Brandt Memorial Chapel
17500 W. 119th St., Olathe, KS
1st Thursday, 11:00 a.m. (starts 3/1/18)
Contact: Chaplain Diane Gunsolley 913-599-6100 x2510

Rock Steady Boxing - In Your Corner
3825 B W. 95th St., Overland Park
Call for Details
Contact: Cailey Carney 913-276-4665

FAMILIES/CAREGIVERS OF PEOPLE WITH LATE STAGE PARKINSON’S DISEASE
Parkinson Foundation of the Heartland
8900 State Line Rd., Ste 320
2nd and 4th Thursday, 10:30 am
Contact: Parkinson's Foundation of the Heartland 913-341-8828

Cedar Lake Village - Lodge Living Room
15325 S. Lone Elm Rd., Olathe, KS
1st Friday, 2:30
Contact: Tiffany Bowers 913-780-9916

LYON COUNTY (Emporia)
Presbyterian Manor
2300 Industrial Rd.
Emporia, KS 66801
3rd Wednesday, 1:30 p.m.
Contact: June Hubert 620-794-2146

MCPHERSON COUNTY (McPherson)
Prairie View - Community Room
1102 Hospital Drive
2nd Tuesday, 2:00 p.m.
Contact: Marilyn Ediger 620-245-5000

MONTGOMERY COUNTY (Coffeyville)
Windsor Place
2921 W. 1st St.
Coffeyville, KS 67337
3rd Thursday of even months, 4:30 p.m
Contact: Jaque Rooks 620-252-4956

NEOSHO COUNTY (Chanute)
Horizon Hospice
1709 W. 7th St.
2nd Thursday, 10:00 a.m.
Contact: Elinor Whaley 620-431-0297

RENO COUNTY (Buhler and Hutchinson)
Buhler
Sunshine Meadows Retirement
400 S. Buhler Rd.
Buhler, KS 67522
Call for Details
Contact: LeNora Duerkson 620-543-2251

Hutchinson
Hutchinson Public Library
901 N. Main St.
Hutchinson, KS 67501
2nd Thursday (except December), 11:00 a.m.
Contact: Gary Hughes 620-727-0657

RILEY COUNTY (Manhattan)
Meadowlark Hills
2121 Meadowlark Rd.
Manhattan, KS 66502
1st Thursday, 2:00 p.m. (Education)
2nd and 4th Friday 1:00 p.m. (Care Partners)
4th Friday - noon (Care Partners lunch)
3rd Tuesday, 6:30 pm (Young Onset - call for location)
Contact: Michelle Haub 785-323-3899

SALINE COUNTY
Arbour Court Retirement Community
1000 Schippel Dr., Salina
4th Thursday, 2:00
Contact: Kristina Brunner & Tammie McArthur 785-825-4523 or 785-488-7978

SEDGWICK COUNTY (Wichita)
WSU Hughes Metroplex
5015 E. 29th St. N.
4th Wednesday, 2:00 p.m.
Contact: Jennifer Sanders 316-771-6593

SHAWNEE COUNTY (Topeka)
Midland Hospice Church
200 SW Frazier Circle
1st Thursday, 5:30 p.m.
Contact: Northeast Kansas Parkinson Association 785-478-9045
www.nekpa.com

Brewster Place Support Group
1205 SW 29th St.
Topeka, KS 66611
4th Wednesday, 2:00-3:00 p.m.
Contact: Dee Moore 785-274-3395

WYANDOTTE COUNTY
Trinity United Methodist Church
5010 Parallel Parkway
2nd Monday, 12:00 p.m.
Contact: Diane Lee 913-432-4321
 

Missouri Parkinson's Disease Support Groups

BOONE COUNTY (Columbia)
Broadway Christian - Fellowship Hall
2601 W. Broadway
First Thursday, 4 p.m.; chair exercise before at 3:30
Contact: Patsy/David Dalton 573-356-6036 or 573-434-4569 or daltonsinc@aol.com

BUCHANAN COUNTY (St. Joseph)
Joyce Ray Patterson Senior Center
100 S. 10th St.
2nd Tuesday, 5:00 p.m.
Contact: Chris Black 816-341-3204

CAMDEN COUNTY (Lake Ozark)
Lake Ozark Christian Church
1560 Bagnell Dam Blvd. 
3rd Thursday, Noon; chair exercises before at 11:30
Contact: David/Patsy Dalton 573-356-6036 or 573-434-4569

CASS COUNTY
Carnegie Village
103 Bernard Dr., Belton, MO
3rd Wednesday, 6:00 p.m.
Contact: Rosemary Sylvan 816-331-7848

Foxwood Springs
1500 W. Foxwood Dr.
Raymore, MO 64083
Wednesdays, 3-4 p.m.
Contact: Kim Smith 816-318-2241

CLAY COUNTY
Primrose Retirement Community
8559 N. Line Creek Parkway
Kansas City, MO 64154
Last Wednesday, 1:30 - 3:00 p.m., exercise class at 1:00
Contact: Alicia Scott 816-405-5255 or Jill Hershley 816-730-7981

Smithville Library
120 Richardson St.
Smithville, MO 64089
4th Monday, 10:00 a.m.
Contact: Pat Baker 816-891-1720

COLE COUNTY (Jefferson City)
Capital Region Medical Center, Turnell Conference Room
1125 Madison St.
3rd Friday, 1:00
Contact: Jennifer & David Urich 573-632-5440

GREENE COUNTY (Springfield)
YOUNG ONSET SUPPORT GROUP
1423 N. Jefferson Ave.
4th Thursday, 7:00 p.m.
Contact: Janice Briggs 417-269-3616

Cox Walnut Lawn Hospital
Meyer Fitness Center, Conference Room B
3535 S. National
Last Wednesday 2:30 p.m.
Contact: Judee Steward 417-269-3616

LADIES ONLY CARE PARTNERS
Cox Walnut Lawn Hospital - Admin Classroom
3535 S. National Ave.
1st Wednesday, 5:00 p.m.
Contact: Judee Steward & Janice Briggs 417-269-3616

GREENE COUNTY (Monett)
Royal Inn Pizza
1410 E. 9th St.
1st Thursday, 10:30 a.m.
Contact: 660-359-6644

JACKSON COUNTY
John Knox Places Restaurant
1001 Chipman Road
4th Wednesday, 10:00 a.m.
Contact: Dr. Kelly Lyons 913-588-7159

Ladies Only - Caregiver Support Group
John Knox Places Restaurant
1001 Chipman Road
Second Friday, 11:00 am
Contact: Karen Duncan 816-537-5792

Woods Chapel Ministry Room
4725 NE Lakewood Way, Lee's Summit, MO
First Monday, 6:30 pm
Contact: Larry Gutekunst 816-224-4517

Kansas City VA Medical Center
Hall of Heroes
4801 Linwood Blvd., Kansas City, MO 64128
Third Tuesday, 11:00 a.m.
Contact: Nikki Caraveo, 816-861-4700 x56765 nikki.caraveo@va.gov

St. Joseph Medical Center
Abell/Lorenz Room, Education Center, Building D
1000 Carondelet Dr., Kansas City, MO 64114
Fourth Thursday, 6-7 pm
Contact: Kim Chalmers, 816-943-5755

The Gardens at Jackson Creek
19401 E. 40th St. Ct., Independence
1st Wednesday, 1:00 p.m.
Contact: Kathleen Wright 816-805-1430

JASPER COUNTY (Joplin)
Mercy Hospital
100 Mercy Way, Joplin, MO
Mondays, 3:30 pm
Contact: Nancy Dunaway 417-556-8760

LEBANON/LACLEDE COUNTY
Lebanon-Laclede County Library
915 S. Jefferson Ave., Lebanon, MO 65536
Second Wednesday, 2:30
Contact: 417-269-3616

NODAWAY COUNTY (Maryville)
Call for dates and location
Contact:  Jenny Lamb 660-582-4468

PLATTE COUNTY
Young Onset Parkinson Group
Christ Lutheran Church
6700 NW 72nd St., Platte Woods, MO
3rd Sunday, 3-4pm
Contact: Rachel Almstedt 816-728-3599

Wexford Place Assisted Living - Media Room
6460 N. Cosby Ave., Kansas City, MO
2nd Thursday, 3:30
Contact: Pam Wilson and Valerie Jaramillo-Babbitt 816-587-5400

TANEY COUNTY (Branson)
Cox Medical Center
525 Branson Landing Blvd.
2nd Thursday, 2:00 p.m.
Contact: Charlene Stade 417-883-0637

 

ESSENTIAL TREMOR SUPPORT GROUPS

Kansas City
Bank Midwest Building (inside Bank Midwest)
11111 W. 95th St., Overland Park, KS
First meeting March 14th, 10:00 a.m.
Contact: Dawanna Fangohr 913-689-2732 dawanna@essentialtremor.org

John Knox Places Restaurant
1001 Chipman Rd.
4th Wednesday, odd months
Contact: John Martin 816-966-9496 mcaliberjon@aol.com

Wichita
Contact: Rita Sevart 316-796-0769 rsevart@watc.edu

 

Please note that these support groups are not affiliated with the Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorders Center.

 

Last modified: Oct 26, 2018
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