In the United States, it
has been estimated that more than
1 million people have Parkinson's Disease (PD).
In Colorado the estimate is 15,000 and in Larimer County there are at least 900 suffering from this chronic disease.
The Parkinson's Support Group in Larimer County (PSGLC) has more than 100 members including PD patients, their caregivers, family and friends, health professionals and other interested parties.
Support Group Meeting:
Rolland Moore Park, Pavilion #2
10:30 - 12:30
Annual Parkinson's Support Group Picnic
The Parkinson’s Support Group in Larimer County will celebrate the summer season with its traditional picnic at Rolland Moore Park (map). Lunch will be catered by Jason’s Delicatessen and will be available at no cost to attendees. There will be plenty of time to relax, chat, and enjoy the beautiful surroundings.
If you did not have a chance to sign up for participation in the non-invasive research study described at the July meeting, you may still do so. For information, visit the website www.thebiocollective.com or call Barbara at 970-412-7869. Send your contact information and a statement of your intent to participate as a volunteer subject to email@example.com.
The Larimer County Parkinson’s Support meeting is
held the first Wednesday of each month at:
Fort Collins Senior Center
1200 Raintree Drive
10:30am to 12:30pm.
Visitors and newcomers are always welcome. There is no admission charge.
Donald Gaymon (Home Watch Caregivers) has volunteered to give a ride to our meeting
if someone is not able to find a ride. His number is 970-227-9095.
Please note our bad weather policy: If schools close due to weather problems,
we will not hold a regular support group meeting on that day.
Click here to download a copy of the PD Support for Daily Living packet. The information in this packet will guide you in the management of your disease.