Upcoming Events

Living Musically with Parkinson’s

12 week class offered on Zoom | Free of charge and open to the Parkinson's Community

Free and open to the Parkinson’s community! Come experience the positive effects of music on the symptoms of Parkinson’s in this 12-week musical program on Zoom. Events will be held every Thursday starting February 4th. Learn techniques, songs, and concepts to strengthen and uplift your body, your brain and your mood. Practice vocal exercises to…

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Art Therapy Support Group for Care Partners

Free and open to the Parkinson’s Care Partner community!   No Art Experience Required Register Now!  Email Erica Curcio at ecurcio@goddardhouse.org or call 617-731-8500. Are you caring for someone living with Parkinson’s Disease and looking for more support? Do you want to be part of a community of Care Partners traveling on a similar journey as you? …

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Greg O’Brien: Inside the Mind of Alzheimer’s

Join Us for a Speaking Event!  Master storyteller and bestselling author  Greg O’Brien provides his roadmap for how to fight Alzheimer’s and  how not to give up!  Diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer’s, career journalist Greg O’Brien speaks about living with Alzheimer’s, not dying with it.   O’Brien’s award-winning book, On Pluto: Inside the Mind of Alzheimer’s is about…

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Tai Chi for Parkinson’s

12 week class offered on Zoom | Free of charge and open to the Parkinson's Community

Designed specifically to improve strength, balance, flexibility, mental focus and emotional tranquility, tai chi has been proven to help minimize the symptoms of Parkinson’s. Join Instructor, Ruth Schechter, an experienced tai chi teacher for older adults and individuals living with Parkinson’s. Trained as a musician, Ruth has experience with the Alexander Technique and the Feldenkrais…

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Dance for Parkinson’s

24-week class offered on Zoom | Free of charge and open to the Parkinson's community

Relax and enjoy movement to music from modern, ballet, tap, folk and social dancing, designed to engage participants’ minds and bodies. Dance instructor, Nancy Murphy, who completed Dance for PD® Introductory Training at Mark Morris Dance Center in Brooklyn, NY, has been teaching dance for more than 30 years. She is an instructor at Rugcutters’…

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