Support Groups

Kansas Parkinson's Disease Support Groups

BARTON COUNTY (Great Bend)
St. Rose Ambulatory and Surgery Center
3515 Broadway
4th Tuesday of even months, 7 p.m.
Contact: Mark Mingenback 620-786-6136

CLOUD/MITCHELL COUNTY (Concordia and Beloit)
Call for location
1st Thursday, 2:00 p.m.
Contact: Rick L. 785-738-7847

DICKINSON COUNTY (Abilene)
Abilene Physical Therapy and Sports Rehab
103 NW 15th St.
3rd Thursday, 6:00-7:00 p.m.
Contact: Tonya Mills 785-263-3646

DOUGLAS COUNTY (Lawrence)
First Presbyterian Church
2415 Clinton Parkway
3rd Thursday, 2:00 p.m.
Contact: Mary Gatewood 316-347-9929

ELLIS COUNTY (Hays)
Messiah Lutheran Church
2000 Main St.
2nd Thursday, 12:00
Contact: Eileen Rohrberg 785-628-1231

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

JOHNSON COUNTY (Prairie Village)
Claridge Court
8101 Mission Rd., Prairie Village, KS 66208
2nd Tuesday, 7:00 p.m.
Contact: Megan Lamb 720-467-0701

Brighton Gardens
7105 Mission Rd., Prairie Village, KS
Third Monday, 1-2:30 p.m.
Contact: Sally Stuart 913-262-1611

FAMILIES/CAREGIVERS OF PEOPLE WITH LATE STAGE PARKINSON’S DISEASE
Parkinson Foundation of the Heartland
8900 State Line Rd., Ste 320
2nd Thursday, 10:30 - 11:30
Contact: Parkinson's Foundation of the Heartland 913-341-8828

LEAVENWORTH COUNTY (Leavenworth)
Leavenworth Homestead
5150 Hughes Rd.
Leavenworth, KS 66048
Last Tuesday, 1:30 p.m.
Contact: Vicki Walker 913-727-9600

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
1102 Hospital Drive
2nd Tuesday, 2:00-3:00 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, 4:30-6:30 p.m
Contact: Jaque Rooks 620-251-5190 x156

NEOSHO COUNTY (Chanute)
Horizon Hospice
1709 W. 7th
2nd Thursday, 2:00 p.m.
Contact: Nancy Brock 620-537-7386

RENO COUNTY (Buhler and Hutchinson)
Buhler
Sunshine Meadows Retirement
400 S. Buhler Rd.
Buhler, KS 67522
2nd Tuesday, 10:00
Contact: LeNora Duerkson 620-543-2251

Hutchinson
Hutchinson Public Library
901 N. Main St.
Hutchinson, KS 67501
2nd Thursday (except December), 10:30 a.m.
Contact: Gary Hughes 620-663-8180

RILEY COUNTY (Manhattan)
Meadowlark Hills
2121 Meadowlark Rd.
Manhattan, KS 66502
1st Thursday, 2-3:30 p.m.
2nd and 4th Friday 1:15 p.m.
Contact: Michelle Haub 785-323-3899

Exercise Class
Meadowlark Hills
2121 Meadowlark Rd.
Manhattan, KS 66502
Monday and Friday, 1:15 - Call for type of class
Boxing - call for info
Contact: Michelle Haub 785-323-3899 

SEDGWICK COUNTY (Wichita)
Reflection Ridge Communtities
2300 N. Tyler Rd.
Wichita, KS 67205
4th Tuesday, 1:00 p.m.
Contact: Shana Gatschet 316-295-5491

Via Christi on St. Francis
1151 N. Rock Rd., Rm 10106
2nd Wednesday, 2-3:00
Contact: Outreach and Prevention - Carolyn Cowart 316-689-5700

Exercise Classes
ReLive Rehab
2020 E. Tyler #112, Wichita
Type of Class: Call for details
Monday-Thursday, Time varies
Contact: Shana Gatschet 316-295-4591

Williamson Wellness Center
9340 E. 21st St. N., Ste 900, Wichita
Type of Class:  Call for details
Tuesday and Thursday, 1:45
Contact: Wendy Williamson 316-295-4366

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)
Lenoir Retirement Center, Community Center
1 Hourigan Dr.
First Thursday, 4 p.m.; chair exercise before at 3:30
Contact: Patsy/David Dalton (573) 356-6036 or (573) 434-4569

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 (Belton)
Carnegie Village
103 Bernard Dr., Belton, MO
3rd Wednesday, 6-7pm
Contact: Courtney Goin 913-609-1891

CLAY COUNTY (Kansas City North)
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

GREENE COUNTY (Springfield)
YOUNG ONSET SUPPORT GROUP
Cox Walnut Lawn Hospital
Meyer Fitness Center
3535 S. National
4th Thursday, 7:00 p.m.
Contact: Janice Briggs 417-269-3617

Cox Walnut Lawn Hospital
Meyer Fitness Center
3535 S. National
Last Wednesday 2:30-3:30 p.m.
Contact: Judee Steward 417-269-3616

Mercy Hospital
1235 E. Cherokee St.
Dining Room #3
2nd Thursday, 2:00-4:00 p.m.
Contact: Valorie Givens 417-820-3157

Ladies Only Care Partners
Call for location
1st Wednesday, 5:00 p.m.
Contact: Judee Steward and Janice Briggs 417-269-3616

GREENE COUNTY (Monett)
Royal Inn Pizza
1410 E. 9th St.
1st Thursday, 10:30 a.m.
Contact: Gloria Koon or Mary Ellen Folyn (660) 485-6558

JACKSON COUNTY
John Knox Places Restaurant
1001 Chipman Road
4th Wednesday, 10:00 a.m.
Contact: Dr. Kelly Lyons (913) 588-7159 or kelly.lyons@att.net

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

JAPSER COUNTY (Joplin)
Mercy Hospital
100 Mercy Way, Joplin, MO
Mondays, 3:00 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 (Platte Woods)
Young Onset Parkinson Group
Christ Lutheran Church
6700 NW 72nd St., Platte Woods, MO
3rd Sunday, 3-4pm
Contact: Rachel Almstedt (816) 728-3599

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

KANSAS CITY METRO AREA EXERCISE CLASSES

Trinity United Methodist Church
5010 Parallel Parkway, Kansas City, KS
Mondays, 11:00 - 12:00
Contact: Diane Lee 913-432-4321

Holy Family Parish
919 NE 96th St., Kansas City, MO
Chair Yoga
Mondays, 10:00
Contact: Jeannine Becerra 816-309-5615

Wellness Wheel KC North
5742 N. Broadway, Kansas City, MO
Chair Yoga
Saturdays, 12:00
Contact: Jeannine Becerra 816-309-5615

Garden Village
8550 Granby, Kansas City, MO
Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, 9:30
Contact: Mary Jane Branch 816-436-5555

Primrose Retirement
8559 N. Line Creek Pkwy, Kansas City, MO
Chair Yoga - Mondays, 10:00
Strength/Exercise - Tuesdays and Fridays 10:00
Thai Chi - Thursdays, 10:00
Contact: Jill Hershley 816-468-8282

Kingswood Senior Living
10000 Wornall Rd. Kansas City, MO
Aquatics
Monday - Friday, 1:30
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, 9:00
Contact: Judy Hill 816-942-0994

Kingswood Senior Living
10000 Wornall Rd. Kansas City, MO
Balance & Coordination
Tuesday and Thursday 1:30 pm
Contact: Judy Hill 816-942-0994

NPFH
8900 State Line Rd., Leawood, KS
Wellness
Tuesdays and Thursdays, 10:30
Contact: Kathy Mayer 913-341-8828

NPFH
8900 State Line Rd., Leawood, KS
Chair Exercise
Wednesdays, 10:30
Contact: Janis Rovick 913-341-8828

NPFH
8900 State Line Rd., Leawood, KS
Dance
Mondays, 10:30
Contact: Suzanne Ryan 913-341-8828

Learning 2 Fly Studio
4711 Lamar, Mission, KS
Body & Brain Fitness
Monday-Friday. 10:00 am
Sumya & Matt Anani 913-262-2600

In Your Corner
4563 Indian Creek Pkwy, Overland Park, KS
Rock Steady Boxing
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, Call for times
Sarrisa Curry 913-276-4665

Fitness Alliance
15445 Metcalf Ave., Overland Park, KS
Boxing
Monday-Saturday, Call for times
Glenn Cusimano 816-665-0905

Brookdale Shawnee
11400 W. 65th St. Shawnee, KS
Movers and Shakers
Fridays, 1:30 pm
Roni Eker 913-248-1500

Title Boxing
7812 W. 119th St., Overland Park, KS
Boxing
Tuesday and Thursday, 2:30
Tristan Ricks 913-933-9646

Kineseology Clinic of KC
10000 Marshall Dr., Lenexa, KS
Kineseology
Call for details
Adam Rogers 785-341-0707

Brighton Gardens
7105 Mission Rd., Prairie Village, KS
Wellness
Tuesday-Sunday, 10:30 am
Sally Stuart 913-262-1611

Jewish Community Center
5801 W. 115th St., Leawood, KS
Call for details
Monday-Sunday, Varies
Tara Zahner 913-327-8000

Core Wellness Institute
3483 NE Ralph Powell Rd., Lee's Summit
Boxing & Body Rolling
Thursday, 2:00-3:30
Glenn Cusimano & Melanie Crawford 816-665-0905 or 816-509-1288

Core Wellness Institute
3483 NE Ralph Powell Rd., Lee's Summit
Body Rolling
Call for details
Melanie Crawford 816-509-1288

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

 

Last modified: Jul 23, 2016
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