Parkinson’s Disease Support Group of the Mid-Hudson Valley, Inc.
                                                     2018 Programs
                                (See "Meetings" section for times and place)

January              26      "Care Partners/Parkinson's Partners"
                                    Separate Simultaneous Discussions

February            23      "Fight the Winter blues with Laughter Yoga"
                                    Jim Gordon, MS; Gerontologist, Certified Yoga Laughter Instructor,
                                    Certified in family Mediation and Aging n Place
March               23      "What's an Ombudsman:  How Can They Help?"
                                    Theresa Norbom; Outreach Specialist and Certified Ombudsman
                                    Hudson Valley Long Term Care Ombudsman Program
April                 27        "Care Partners/Parkinson's Partners"  
                                     Separate Simultaneous Discussions

April                 29        Parkinson's Awareness Walk:  "Walk Over Water"
                                    Walkway Over the Hudson (Starting on the East Side, Poughkeepsie)  1:00 - 3:00 pm
                                    (NOTE:  For details on the Walk, click on "Newsletter" above left and then look for March or April 2018)

May                  25     "Parkinson's Hot Topics"
                                   Ruth H. Walker, MD, PhD
                                   Neurologist, Castle Point and James J. Peters Veterans Administration Medical Centers;
                                   Professor of Neurology, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine 

June                22     "Ask the Doctor"  (NEW PROGRAM) 
                                 Lucien Cote, MD; Neurologist, Researcher, Clinician, Author
                                 Columbia University Department of Neurology (retired), NY, NY
July                27       "Care Partners/Parkinson's Partners"
                                   Separate Simultaneous Discussions
Note that these meetings are all held on the fourth Friday of the month.