WELCOME!

Making a Difference in Parkinson’s Disease

Learn about our passionate team,
and how you can help!

We Care About Maintaining Your Safety.

We recognize the danger that Covid-19 represents to our Parkinson’s Community. Activities have resumed, but we are taking several  precautions. 
Masks/Face Coverings – Optional
Sanitizing Equipment – Equipment must be wiped down between uses. 
Hand Washing – Please wash your hands before and after class. 
Boxing Gloves – It’s best bring your own, although we do have some extras
Yoga Mats – It’s best to bring your own, although we do have some extras.


Our Team

Our amazing team of
volunteers is committed
to helping others.
Think you would be a good fit?
Contact us: 219-237-2342

 


Our Services

Our services are offered free
of charge to Parkinson
patients, thanks to all the
helping hands of this
amazing community.

 


Our Mission
To give Parkinson patients HOPE,
to know that they are not alone,
and that we are bringing them together
for exercise, companionship and to
find ways to improve their quality of life.     

                          

   Our Board of Directors:

 2021 OFFICERS:
Chairman – Elizabeth Woodbury
1st Vice-Chairman – Donald Nagdeman
2nd Vice-Chairman – Dr. Daniel Dunn
Secretary – Lori Plesha
Treasurer – Thomas Woodbury
BOARD MEMBERS:
Carole Bezat, Andrea Dance, Patricia Donaldson, Helen Garrison,
 Julie Markowitz, Derek Morrison, Evelyn Morrison,
Dr. Jennifer Pallone, Sandra Qualls, Dr. Aisha Shareef,
Deborah VanCleef, Kathleen Willman and Madeline Wilson

        

NOVEMBER EVENTS

There will be no Discussion Group on Tuesday, November 23rd,

due to us allowing all of you to prepare to celebrate Thanksgiving Day!

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Tuesday, November 30th

    Discussion Group  1:00 P.M. – 2:15 P.M.

“Ask Nurse Julie”, with Julie Markowitz, RN

TOPIC:

BEHAVIORAL CHANGES WITH PARKINSON’S DISEASE (PART TWO)

Copy the BLUE LINE below and paste to your address bar to join us:

https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85870781586?pwd=THJTYzZuNXdIWUh1K0ZKeGtoNy9VQT09

 



 

 

 
 

 

 

 
 
 
 

 

SAVE the DATES:
Thursday, December 30th
NWI Parkinsons’ Annual Christmas Wellness Celebration!
(Call the office at 219-237-2342 for more information!)


NWI ACTIVITY ROOM CLASS SCHEDULE

MONDAYS    11:30 a.m.—12:30 p.m.
Light Full Body Workout
with Libby

TUESDAYS    11:30 a.m.—12:30 p.m.
Yoga for Parkinsons
with Joanne Sypudt

Yoga Class at the Parkinson Building

TUESDAYS

   1:00 p.m.—2:15 p.m.
Discussion
Group
“Ask Nurse Julie” with Julie Markowitz RN

WEDNESDAYS   12:00 Noon—1:00 p.m.
Dance for Parkinsons
with Louise Boyd

WEDNESDAYS   5:30 p.m.—6:30 p.m.
Kick-Boxing for Parkinsons

with Lori Plesha

THURSDAYS   11:30 a.m.—12:30 p.m.
Yoga for Parkinsons
with Joanne Sypudt

YOGA AT METHODIST HOSPITAL
THURSDAYS   2:30 p.m.—3:30 p.m.
Yoga for Parkinsons
with Jennifer Connelly

Broadway Methodist Hospital
303 E. 89th Ave., Merrillville, IN
Pavilion D

FRIDAY   12:00 Noon—1:00 p.m.
Dance for Parkinsons
with Louise Boyd

Note: All classes are located in our main building at 2927 Jewett Ave. Highland, IN,
(unless otherwise indicated.)