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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.

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December Meetings:


First Monday Early Onset at Westfall Rd: 6 PM, Monday December 1

First Tuesday at Lifetime Care: 6 PM, Tuesday December 2

Caregivers and carepartners meeting at Fairport Baptist Home:  11:30 AM, Saturday December 13

Parkinsons Support Group of the Finger Lakes, 1PM Wednesday December 17, Holiday Party $10 per person ,For more information please call Ellie at 585-313-9689

Lunch Bunch at Bill Gray’s Penfield, 11:30 AM, Saturday, December 20

Cafe at the Highlands, 3rd Thursday at The Highlands at Pittsford    **There is no Cafe in December, January will be as scheduled**

Greece support at the Legacy, 12 PM, **There is no support group in December, January will be as scheduled**


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