Fair Oaks Parkinsons support group

July Support Group Meeting, Saturday July 22nd

Hello everyone!  Hope you are staying cool in the heat and humidity.  It’s time for our regular July meeting on the fourth Saturday of the month.  If you’re in town, please join us. We welcome Lauren Perea from Old Dominion Home Care as the speaker at our July 22 PD support group meeting. Many of […]

You’re invited to an ice cream social!

Join your friends at the Parkinson’s Social Network! It’s National Ice Cream Month and we will feature ice cream so please send us your RSVP. Feel free to bring your favorite toppings to share! Café in Fairfax Monday, July 10, 10:00 am – 12 noon Where? Insight Memory Care Center Linda and Lou Mazawey Education & Support […]

June Meeting Reminder, 6/24, Speaker

Fair Oaks PD Support Group June Meeting, Saturday, June 24 We have an interesting program for our June 24th meeting and I hope we have a good turn out. Heintje Calara RN MA will present information on Duopa, a medication for treating persistent motor symptoms in Parkinson’s disease. Heintje is a Parkinson’s nurse specialist and […]

Free Fall Prevention event 6/15, Ashburn cafe 6/21

Reston Community Center invites you to learn about… FALL PREVENTION Thursday, June 15 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm At:  Reston Community Center 2310 Colts Neck Road, Reston VA 20191 Ages 55+ FREE EVENT INCLUDES: • Fall prevention, fire safety and community safety • Speakers and presentations • Free health information and screenings • Prescription Drug […]

Parkinsons Social Network, 6/12; Education Day 10/7

Here’s some exciting information from Sonia about the PARKINSONS SOCIAL NETWORK We’re celebrating our first anniversary! And there’s more . . . June is Brain Awareness month. Cafe in Fairfax Monday, June 12, 10:00 am – 12 noon Joining our conversation is Chris Clark, our Hostess and Director of Education & Support Services at Insight Memory Care […]

Two upcoming presentations, 6/1 and 6/29

Here is an opportunity to hear Dr. Drew Falconer and Dr. Sean Rogers speak: Thursday, June 1, 2017 “Lewy Body and Parkinson’s Dementia: Diagnosis and Care” Featuring Drew Falconer, MD and Sean Rogers, MD Inova Movement Disorders Program 1:30 pm to 2:00 pm Registration 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm Program and Open Discussion Event to […]

Free workshop, Safe Driving as You Age, 6/6

NV Rides Presents… Going Places: Safe Driving as You Age Tuesday, June 6, 9am- 1pm Join us in Reston as NV Rides will host a morning of workshops offering tips and best practices to help you stay on the road safely, and for as long as possible. It is normal for driving abilities to change […]