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Friends in Frederick Parkinson Disease Support Group Email
PO Box 213
Walkersville, MD 21793-0213

PO Box 213
Walkersville, MD 21793-0213

301-845-6514 - voice

Contact 1John Kraft
President
301-703-1194 - voice
Contact 2Janet Silvious
Group Leader
301-831-5609 - voice
PurposeTo offer an open and caring environment where those with Parkinson's, their caregivers, family members, and friends can meet to receive or exchange information and concerns.
ServiceMeets from 1 pm to 3 pm the third Wednesday of each month, except July & August, at the Mount Pleasant Ruritan Club, 8101 Crum Road Walkersville, MD. In addition to speakers presenting updated information on treatments, therapy, nutrition and exercise, time is devoted to answering questions and sharing experiences. The group has a lending library of publications about Parkinson's Disease. Transportation provided for people who need help. Activities include a summer picnic in June, and a Christmas party at the December meeting.
EligibilityAnyone with concerns about Parkinson's disease is welcome to attend.
FeesMembership fee: $20 per year per family.
Ages ServedServes all ages.
Area ServedServes Frederick and western Carroll counties.
SubjectsParkinson's Disease, Speakers' Bureau, Support Groups
Last Updated30 April 2020