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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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January Meetings:


First Monday Early Onset at Westfall Rd: 6 PM, Monday January 5

First Tuesday at Lifetime Care: 6 PM, * Canceled for January*

Parkinson Cafe at Lifetime Care, Wednesday January 7

Caregivers and carepartners meeting at Fairport Baptist Home:  11:30 AM, Saturday January 10

Cafe at the Highlands, 3rd Thursday at The Highlands at Pittsford , January 15

Lunch Bunch at Bill Gray’s Penfield, 11:30 AM, Saturday, January 17

Greece support at the Legacy, 12 PM, Wednesday January 27

Parkinsons Support Group of the Finger Lakes, 1PM Wednesday January 28


Special Events