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JACKSONVILLE

 

Mayo Clinic Parkinson’s Disease and Related Diseases Support Group

Contact: FLAParkinson@mayo.edu

When: 1st Wednesday of each month –subject to change

Zoom Meeting Information: 

**All meetings are held virtually until the COVID epidemic is under control. Please, contact Devin to be put on the mailing list for these meetings and other related information from Mayo Clinic.

UF Health Jacksonville Support Group

Contact: Alaine Keebaugh alaine@jaxhopeinc.org

​When: See below scheduled dates

Time: 11:30 AM

Location:**(11:30- 12:30) UF Health Jacksonville Tower 2, 580 West 8th Street, Jacksonville 32209.

When:

  • June 15th   “Open MIC with Dr. Shneyder” Birch-Cherry Room

  • July 20th      “Genetics of PD w/ Alaine Keebaugh, PhD” Birch-Cherry Room

  • August TBD

  • September 21st “Open MIC with Dr. Shneyder” Birch-Cherry Room

  • October 19th     “Home Safety Modifications with Divya Desai OTD, OTR/L, LSVT-Big” Birch-Cherry Room

  • November TBD

  • December No meeting

Jacksonville Beaches Support Group

Contact: Carol Rishel, crishel@gmail.com

Phone: 904-247-7876

When: Every Thursday

Time: 11:00am-12:00pm

Location: Palms Presbyterian Church, 3rd street and 35th Avenue South, Jacksonville, FL 32250

Zoom Meeting Information:   Please, contact Carol for ZOOM meeting details.

PONTE VEDRA BEACH

Nocatee Parkinson’s Support Group

Contact: Pam Brunell, Pbrunell@stjohnscoa.com, 904-819-3234

When: 1st Wednesday

Time: 3 PM

Location: Center at Flagler Health+ Village at Nocatee, 351 Town Plaza Ave, Suite 205, Ponte Vedra

Contact: Pbrunell@stjohnscoa.com, 904-819-3234

FLEMING ISLAND / ORANGE PARK

 

Orange Park Support Group

Contact: Gregg Hummer, ghummer57@yahoo.com 808-313-0966

When: Contact Gregg for dates

Location: Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 7190 US HWY 17, Fleming Island, FL 32003

Visit our facebook page: facebook.com/parkinsonssupportgroupoforangeparkfl

Orange Park Caregivers Group

Contact: Elaine Balcom, Evesmimi2@gmail.com

When: First Saturday of each month at 1:00pm

Where: First Baptist Church of Orange Park, Room F112 1140 Kingsley Ave. Orange Park 32073.

 

Speech Program - The Loud Crowd

Weblink: https://brooksrehab.org/locations/orange-park/

Contact: Stephanie Richardson, Kathryn Pasos

Email: stephanie.richardson@brooksrehab.org, Kathryn.pasos@brooksrehab.org

Phone: (904) 278-7890

Where: Brooks Rehabilitation NeuroRecovery Center 500 Park Ave. Orange Park, FL 32073

When: Friday 12-1pm

Cost: Free

Orange Park Bi-monthly dinner

Contact: Tom Tomdorsky@hotmail.com

When: June 11th at 10am

Location: Santioni’s Restaurant, 3535 US Highway 17, Orange Park

ST. AUGUSTINE

St. Augustine Parkinson’s Network

Weblink: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BVNV7qRoPis

Contact(s): Jim Gillespie and Mary Vanderwart

Phone: (404) 374-1412

Email(s): JamesHoytGillespie@gmail.com and MaryVanderwart@gmail.com

Where: 215 St George ST, St. Augustine, FL 32084

When: Monday and Thursday at 2:30 PM

Cost: Free

St. Augustine Parkinson’s Disease Support Group

Contact: Melanie Lomaglio, Melanie.neuroPT@gmail.com, to be added to our email list

Phone: 904-501-8779

What we do:  FREE Support, Education, Art classes, Meditation classes, Book Club, Voice and Exercise Classes

Location: STARS Rehab, 4320 A1A South, St. Augustine, FL, 32080

* Programming supported by a grant from the Parkinson's Foundation.

 

FERNANDINA BEACH / AMELIA ISLAND

Fernandina Beach Parkinson’s Support Group

Contact: Lee Collins

Email: texasskipper@att.net

When: 3rd Thursday of every month at 7 PM at Nassau County Council on Aging

Where: 1367 South 18th Street, Fernandina Beach, FL, 32034

 

Find a virtual support group at My Parkinson’s Team

www.myparkinsonsteam.com

FLAGLER / PALM COAST

 

Flagler/Palm Coast Parkinson’s Support Group 

Contact: Renee Shoner

Email: Reneeshoner@gmail.com

Phone: 386-503-2239

Date: Once a month on Wednesdays - June 1st, July 13th, August 3rd , September 7th , October 5th , November 16th and December 14th 

Location:

Palm Coast Community Center

305 Palm Coast Pkwy NE

Palm Coast, FL 32137

GAINESVILLE

Gainesville Parkinson Carepartners Group

Contact: Amanda Fessenden 

Date: First Friday of the month

Time: 11:00-12:15pm

Location: Online and in person- FIXEL 3009 SW Williston Road, Gainesville, FL

 

Original Gainesville Parkinson Support Group- PWP and Carepartners

Contact: Amanda Fessenden 

Date: Every 3rd Friday of the Month

Time: 12:30-2:00pm

Location: Online and in person- FIXEL 3009 SW Williston Road, Gainesville, FL

PANAMA CITY

3085 Thrive - Panama City Beach Bay

Contact: Greg Ritscher gregritscher@gmail.com

When: 2nd Monday of the month at 9am

Location: Woodlawn Church in Panama City Beach

GLYNN COUNTY, GA

 

Contact:  Mike McKinney at mikemckin43@gmail.com

When:  first Thursday of each month

Location:  the Thorpe Bldg at St. Simons United Methodist Church at 624 Ocean Blvd, St. Simons Island, GA 31522

Zoom meeting info:  Contact Mike for zoom meeting info. 

CRESTVIEW // OKALOOSA COUNTY, FL

 

Contact:  Renee Phillippi at Reneephillippi5@gmail.com

Phone: 850-612-3387

When:  Schedule varies, check calendar for upcoming meetings

Location:  Reeves Manor - 650 Industrial Drive, Crestview, Florida, 32539