PARKINSON'S

services and

awareness

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Parkinson's is an under appreciated health problem in South Central PA. Services for, and awareness of Parkinson's, is very limited, but we hope to help change that. 

OUR VISION

To improve the lives of those with Parkinson's Disorder and their caretakers.

OUR MISSION

To give those with Parkinson's Disorder and their Caretakers hope in obtaining a quality of life through Awareness, Education, Encouragement and Action and taking control and responsibility of their future.

 

Events

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SATURDAY, APRIL 18, 2020

REGISTER NOW! - LIMITED SEATING

PARKINSON FOUNDATION of the National Capital Area - 2020 SYMPOSIUM

  

For more than 15 years, the Parkinson Foundation of the National Capital Area (PFNCA) has been providing a
comprehensive annual educational conference called the PFNCA Symposium. I am thrilled to announce that PFNCA will
make this resource available in Lancaster via live stream, which will take place at the Hilton Garden Inn, 101 Granite Run
Drive, Lancaster, PA from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday April 18, 2020. Speakers who will present live in Falls
Church, VA and Towson, MD will appear live on screen at the Hilton Garden Inn.

Due to the evolving crisis, PCCA has cancelled all scheduled events until further notice.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2020

Circle of Care Parkinson’s Alliance Symposium

"A day of information, education and encouragement!"

  

Mark your Calendars for next year's event:  Saturday, September 12th, 2020 and get ready for a day of inspiration and information.  Be sure to give us your email to receive announcements of upcoming events and to get early access and discounts to them

For more information, please contact Bob McKane at 717-568-8448 or join our mailing list here.

Newsletters

INSIDE THE CIRCLE...

WINTER 2019 - 2020

Join our email list to receive the quarterly newsletter, and advance notices about our annual Beer Dinner, Symposium, and other community events. We’ll tell you about our mission to help those living with Parkinson’s Disease take back control of their future.

ANNOUNCEMENTS

Physical Therapist Specializes in Treatment for Parkinson's Patients

We are excited to announce that Beth Kauffman, MPT recently completed the LSVT BIG certification which is an exercise treatment program focused on training people with Parkinson's disease (PD) to use their body more normally.

If you have a patient who is struggling with the symptoms of Parkinson's Disease, call HARTZ Physical Therapy's Lancaster East Office to schedule an appointment with Beth. (717-738-0004)

Download the full announcement here.

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RESOURCES

PARKINSON'S NEWS TODAY

MICHAEL J. FOX FOUNDATION

 
 

Parkinson's statistics

AVERAGE AGE OF ONSET

WOMEN PATIENTS

MEN PATIENTS

NEW CASES PER YEAR

POPULATION OVER 60 YEARS OLD

 OVER 80 YEARS OLD

PEOPLE LIVING WITH PARKINSON'S

PEOPLE DIAGNOSED BEFORE AGE 50

 

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CONTACT

We are always on the look out for new ways to help our local Parkinson’s communities.  If you have a suggestion for a service or event you would like us to take part in, or simply need a question answered, please send us a message. We will be happy to get back to you as soon as possible.

Bob McKane, President

parkinsonscca@gmail.com

Tel: 717-568-8448

Parkinson's Circle of Care Alliance

a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization

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