Archives for January 2016

Daly City Parkinson’s Caregiver-only Support Group Starts Feb. 9

Do you live or work within 30 minutes of Daly City? If you are a caregiver for someone with Parkinson’s Disease (PD), Lewy Body Dementia, or parkinsonism, please join our support group! Our monthly meetings are facilitated by a clinical psychologist. The new group’s first meeting will be Tuesday, February 9 from noon to 2pm at Mission Villa Memory Care in Daly City.  Advance RSVP is required.

Deep Brain Stimulation presentation by two Stanford specialists, March 10th, 7pm

Register now for a talk on "Deep Brain Stimulation - Past, Present, and Future," presented by neurologists Melanie Lising, MD and Laurice Yang, MD, at the Stanford Health Library on Thursday, March 10th, starting at 7pm.

Tuesday, January 12, Young Onset PD Group to Discuss Sleep

Tuesday, January 12, Young Onset PD Group to Discuss Sleep

The topic for the next meeting of the Palo Alto Young Onset Parkinson's support group is sleep and PD.  The group meets in the Boardroom of the Lucile Packard Children's Hospital in Palo Alto from 6:30 to 8pm.  The group leader has identified some background materials you can check out to prepare for a lively discussion.

January 2016, PD Support Groups – Guest Speakers/Programs, Northern and Central California

Happy New Year! Several Northern and Central California Parkinson's support groups have guest speakers or programs planned for January 2016.  Here's what's happening at a support group near you.