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

March Meetings:

  • Monday Young Onset; 6 PM, March 2
  • 1st Tuesday support group at Lifetime Care, March 3 ***Cancelled Due to Weather**
  • Parkinson’s Cafe at Lifetime Care, Wednesday, March 4, for more information click here
  • Caregivers lunch meeting, at Fairport Baptist Home,11:30 AM, Saturday, March 14-Location change in May 2015 to Brickstone at St. Johns 1325 Elmwood Ave
  • Cafe at the Highlands, 3rd Thursday at The Highlands at Pittsford March 19, for more information click here
  • Lunch Bunch at Bill Gray’s Penfield, 11:30 AM, Saturday, March 21
  • Greece support at the Legacy, 12 PM, March 24
  • Parkinsons Support Group of the Finger Lakes, 1PM Wednesday March 25

Special Events

Parkinson’s 101
Saturday, March 21,2015

Spring Symposium
Saturday, April 18, 2015