GALA – October 6, 2018
Location: Birch Aquarium – 2300 Expedition Way La Jolla, CA, 92037
Parkinson’s Association of San Diego (“PASD”) proudly presents its 2018 “Knock-Out” Parkinson’s Gala. PASD offers critical resources to an estimated 60,000 individuals who have or are affected by Parkinson’s disease in San Diego County. Services provided by PASD include information and resource identification, awareness and communication, support, education and training and other Parkinson’s disease service-based programs.
2018 Step by Step Walk
Thank You For All Your Support!
A huge THANK YOU to all who contributed to the success of the ‘Step by Step’ 5k Walk on Sunday, April 8th . The event was a huge success, raising over $80,000.
Your support of Step by Step enables PASD to offer critical resources to an estimated 60,000 individuals who are affected by Parkinson’s disease right here in San Diego County. Your help is critical to sustain our outreach and our ability to serve the community.
All contributions remain in the County and also help local caregivers and families of those in need. Put on your walking shoes to give people with Parkinson’s disease a great resource and a steadfast ally!
2018 Empowerment Event
Save the date…
The next Empowerment Event will be on Friday November 30th
at Marina Village, Mission Bay.
Parkinson’s Association of San Diego Launches New “Good Start Program”
Educational Seminars for Newly Diagnosed Parkinson’s Patients & Care Partners
The recently held “Good Start Program” seminars – designed for newly diagnosed Parkinson’s patients and their care partners – were, by all accounts, an overwhelming success. The seminars were filled to capacity and provided attendees with new information and insights. The most recent seminar, held on August 15, 2018 featured Dr. Abigail Lawler, Movement Disorders Neurologist, Neurology Center of Southern California as well as speakers who addressed Parkinson’s patient and care partner perspectives, and legal issues. (The Presentation can be Downloaded Here: Powerpoint Presentation )
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Please stay tuned for the dates and locations of upcoming seminars posted at www.parkinsonsassociation.org, or call 858-999-5671.
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