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.

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July Meetings:

First Monday Early Onset at Westfall Rd: No meeting in July

First Tuesday at Lifetime Care: 6 PM, Tuesday July 1

Caregivers and carepartners meeting at Fairport Baptist Home:  11:30 AM, Saturday, July 12

Lunchbunch at Bill Gray’s Penfield: No meeting in July

Moving Day Kickoff at the The Highlands: Saturday, July 19 9:45am

Fourth Tuesday support group at the Legacy Greece, 12 PM, Tuesday, July 29

Finger Lakes support group at Canandaigua, July 30, summer picnic, contact Chuck and Joyce Twitchell, 396-0698

Special Events

Kick off meeting for Moving Day Rochester.  Saturday, July 19, 9:45am to 11:00 am.  The Highlands at Pittsford, Hahnemann Club, 310 Hahnemann Trail, Pittsford, NY 14534.  RSVP by July 10 to: jolough1@gwmail.gwu.edu or 585 234-5355