About Us

NPF Greater Rochester

The National Parkinson Foundation Greater Rochester is a local group that supports people with Parkinson’s disease and their caregivers. It sponsors and assists with programs that encourage people to become actively involved in the Parkinson’s community. NPFGR’s education efforts include regular lectures about how to best cope with the affliction, exercise classes, dancing, and mentoring. The group was formerly known as the Parkinson Support Group of Upstate New York. Read more about our Chapter

August Meetings:

  • Monday Young Onset; 6 PM, * Will start back up in October*
  • Location Change 1st Tuesday support group at Lifetime Care at Bill Grays 1225 Jefferson Rd in Henrietta at 6PM, September 1
  • Parkinson’s Cafe at Lifetime Care, Wednesday,*Will start back up in October* 
  • Caregivers lunch meeting,Caregivers Only lunch meeting 2nd Saturday,at Brickstone, September 12  1325 Elmwood Avenue, Rochester. Please park at the far end of the lot near the apartments and enter through the glass link building.  The concierge can direct you to the community room.  Meeting starts at 11:30am and bring a lunch. 
  • Cafe at the Highlands, 3rd Thursday at The Highlands at Pittsford *Will start back up in October*
  • Lunch Bunch at Bill Gray’s Penfield, 11:30 AM, 3rd Saturday, September 19
  • Westside Support, 12 PM, *Will start back up in the fall, please keep a look out for date and location change*
  •  Twin Tier Support Group at the Big Flats Community Center, 4th Friday at 2PM, September 25. click here for more details
  • Parkinsons Support Group of the Finger Lakes Last Wednesday, 1PM Wednesday September 30

Special Events

Moving Day October 4th Register Here

DBS Lunch and Learn Sessions October 9th Click Here

PD 101- October 17th  Click Here

Moving Day Fundraisers