Fair Oaks Parkinsons support group


Upcoming Event Series: ParkinsonTV Introducing ParkinsonTV, a new educational TV series piloted by the University of Rochester, in collaboration with Dr. Bas Bloem and Radboud University in the Netherlands. The series presents neurologists, patients, and topic experts in a discussion of various aspects of living with Parkinson’s, as well as ways to maximize quality of […]

Regular Monthly Meeting Saturday 9/23

Hello everyone!  Our regular monthly meeting on the fourth Saturday from 10:00 am to noon will be on September 23rd at our usual meeting place, Sunrise Senior Living at Fair Oaks on Joseph Siewick Drive, third floor.  Anyone with Parkinson’s and their family and/or care partners are  welcome to join us. The theme for the […]

Reminder and news!

“ WALK OFF PARKINSON’S “ is on Sept 24th at Nationals Park, rain or shine.  Join the “Fair Oaks Folks” team for a fun outing and support PFNCA’s programs for people living with PD and their care partners. You will find the information below on the PFNCA website. On the day of the event, look […]

Lots of PD & community announcements

Parkinson Social Network & Out & About with Parkinson’s As many of you know, I have been involved with the Fair Oaks support group for over 10 years. Last year I introduced the concept of the Parkinson café, and we now have two – in Fairfax and Ashburn. Recently, with the help of other dedicated […]

Meeting Reminder, 8/26

Hello everyone.  I hope your summer is going well. We have a real treat and change of pace for our August 26 Parkinson’s support group meeting. Sreevidya Ajit will speak and give a demonstration of Bharathanatyam, a classical Indian dance form.  Then the group will have an opportunity to try out a modified version of […]


Tangles: A Musical Play about Family and Dementia will be presented this Sat, Aug 12 at 7 PM at the Harris Theatre at GMU. Tickets are $10. For more info go to: http://states.aarp.org/tangles or call 703-993-2838. This is sponsored by AARP, FX Area Agency on Aging, Insight Memory Care Center, GMU College of Health and […]

Portable, Roll-in Shower For Sale, August cafés

For Sale We have a friend in our group who has a portable, roll-in shower for sale. It has only been used a few times, but was very helpful. You can check it out online at http://www.ShowerBay.com. Asking price is $3,000, If you’re interested or know of someone who might be, please contact Sonia at Sonia@PatientsArePeopletoo.com […]