Midwest Resources

Multistate

APDA - Midwest Chapter - IL and IN

Respite Program
Educational Opportunities
Community Grants
Support and Exercise Group List

1800 N. Main St., Suite 215
Wheaton, IL  60187
Roger Halleen, President
630-933-4392
apdamidwest@apdaparkinson.org
APDA Midwest

Parkinson Foundation - Heartland Chapter - KS and MO

Support and Exercise Group List
Symposia
Group Therapy
Medical Services

8900 State Line Rd.
Leawood, KS  66206
Jane Ann Gorsky – Executive Director
Kim Nitz – Program Director
913-341-8828
heartlandinfo@parkinson.org
http://www.parkinson.org/heartland/

Parkinson Foundation Minnesota - IA, MN, ND, SD, and WI

Education
Support and Exercise Group List

8085 Wayzata Boulevard, Suite 100
Golden Valley, MN  55426
Angela Schlesigner, Executive Director – 763-317-1308
763-545-1272
https://parkinson.org/minnesota/

Parkinson Support Center of Kentuckiana - IN and KY

Exercise and Support Groups
Educational Opportunities
Lending Library

315 Townepark Circle, Suite 100
Louisville, KY  40243
Erika Branch, Executive Director
502-254-3388
info@parkinsoncenter.org
http://parkinsoncenter.org/

University of Kansas Medical Center - Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorder Center - KS and MO

Support and Exercise Group List
Symposia
Group Therapy
Medical Services

3901 Rainbow Blvd.
Kansas City, KS 66160
Rajesh Pahwa, M.D. – Division Chief
Kelly Lyons, PhD – 913-588-7159
UK Medical Center

Illinois

American Parkinson Disease Association - Midwest Chapter - IL and IN

Respite Program
Educational Opportunities
Community Grants
Support and Exercise Group List

1800 N. Main St., Suite 215
Wheaton, IL  60187
Roger Halleen, President
630-933-4392
apdamidwest@apdaparkinson.org
https://www.apdaparkinson.org/community/midwest/

APDA Information and Referral Center - University of Chicago - Parkinson and Movement Disorder Clinic

Information and Referral

5841 South Maryland Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637
Breanna Bertacchi, Coordinator
773-834-1688
https://www.apdaparkinson.org/community/midwest/

Central Illinois Parkinson's Support Group

Support Group
Local Resource Guide
Lending Library

Parkinson Foundation - Chicago Chapter

Local Grants
Support Group and Wellness List
Local Conferences and Symposia

1241 Central Ave., PO Box 653
Wilmette, IL 60091
Jessica Bartsch
312-762-5706
https://www.parkinson.org/chicago/about-us

Indiana

American Parkinson Disease Association - Midwest Chapter - IL and IN

Respite Program
Educational Opportunities
Community Grants
Support and Exercise Group List

1800 N. Main St., Suite 215
Wheaton, IL  60187
Roger Halleen, President
630-933-4392
apdamidwest@apdaparkinson.org
https://www.apdaparkinson.org/community/midwest/

Indiana Parkinson Foundation

The Climb Exercise Program
Support Groups

14350 Mundy Dr., Suite 800 #181

Noblesville, IN 46060
Kim Williams – 317-550-5648
info@indianaparkinson.org
www.indianaparkinson.org
The Climb is fee-based by location. IPF is a Christian organization inclusive of all faiths.

Northwest Indiana Parkinsons

Exercise and Support Groups
Annual Symposia and other events
Blog

2927 Jewett Ave.
Highland, IN 46322
219-237-2342
libby@nwiparkinson.org
http://www.nwiparkinson.org/

Parkinson Awareness Association of Central Indiana

Respite Program
Newsletter
Symposia and Conferences
Support and Exercise Group List

P.O. Box 19575
Indianapolis, IN  46219
Sherri Kauffman – 317-255-1993
info@paaci.org
www.paaci.org

Young Parkinson's of Indiana

Support Group
Social and Exercise Activities

8710 Bash Street #503442
Indianapolis, IN 46250
317-203-3049
ypindiana@gmail.com
https://ypindiana.org/
Facebook Page

Iowa

APDA Iowa Chapter

Support and Exercise Groups in CR area
Blog

1200 Pleasant St.
Des Moines, IA  50309
877-872-6386
https://www.apdaparkinson.org/community/iowa/

Cedar Rapids Metro Parkinson's Association

Support and Exercise Groups
Newsletter

260 33rd Ave SW, Suite I
Cedar Rapids, IA 52404
https://crmetroparkinsons.com/

Parkinson Foundation Minnesota - IA, MN, ND, SD, and WI

Education
Support and Exercise Group List

8085 Wayzata Boulevard, Suite 100
Golden Valley, MN  55426
Angela Schlesigner, Executive Director – 763-317-1308
763-545-1272
https://parkinson.org/minnesota/

Kansas

Parkinson Foundation - Heartland Chapter - KS and MO

Support and Exercise Group List
Symposia
Group Therapy
Medical Services

8900 State Line Rd.
Leawood, KS  66206
Jane Ann Gorsky – Executive Director
Kim Nitz – Program Director
913-341-8828
heartlandinfo@parkinson.org
http://www.parkinson.org/heartland/

Parkinson's Association of the Plains

Coffee Club
Exercise Class and other resource information

P.O. Box 771269
Wichita, KS 67277
Shana Gatschet – 316-390-0772
pdplains@gmail.com
Visit Website

University of Kansas Medical Center - Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorder Center - KS and MO

Support and Exercise Group List
Symposia
Group Therapy
Medical Services

3901 Rainbow Blvd.
Kansas City, KS 66160
Rajesh Pahwa, M.D. – Division Chief
Kelly Lyons, PhD – 913-588-7159
UK Medical Center

Michigan

Michigan Parkinson's Foundation

Support and Exercise Group List
Medication Assistance
Respite
Seminars
Information and Referral

30400 Telegraph Rd., Suite 150
Bingham Farms, MI 48025
248-433-1011
info@parkinsonsmi.org
www.parkinsonsmi.org
Michigan Parkinson’s Foundation is a member of AIRPO (Alliance of Independent Regional Parkinson Organizations).

Parkinson's Association of West Michigan

Support and Exercise Group List
Resource for other PD related information

260 Jefferson Ave. SE, Suite 210
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
616-954-8077
info@parkinsonswm.org
https://parkinsonswm.org/

Parkinson's Network North

Support Groups
Education and Seminars

P.O. Box 5734
Traverse City, MI  49696
Hettie Molvag – 231-947-7389
Maxine Meach – 231-947-1946
https://www.parkinsonsnetworknorth.org/

Minnesota

APDA Minnesota Chapter - Abbott Northwestern Hospital, MR 12209

Education and Conferences
Choir
Support Group List
Grant Program*

800 E. 28th St.
Minneapolis, MN 55407
Anushka Mohideen – Coordinator; Dr. Eleanor Orehek – Medical Director
651-241-8297
APDA Minnesota
*First come, first served program up to $500 toward exercise classes, medication, respite care, help at home, transportation, and a driving assessment.

Park Nicollet - Struthers Parkinsons Center

Support and Exercise Groups
Medical and Rehabilitative Services
Educational Opportunities

6701 Country Club Dr.
Golden Valley, MN  55427
Joan Hlas, MSW
952-993-5495
Visit Website

Parkinson Foundation Minnesota - IA, MN, ND, SD, and WI

Education
Support and Exercise Group List

8085 Wayzata Boulevard, Suite 100
Golden Valley, MN  55426
Angela Schlesigner, Executive Director – 763-317-1308
763-545-1272
minnesotainfo@parkinson.org
https://parkinson.org/minnesota/

Missouri

APDA St. Louis Chapter

Support and Exercise Groups
Educational Events
Voice and Singing
Newsletter

1415 Elbridge Payne Road, Suite 150
Chesterfield, MN 63017
Deborah Dalin Guyer – Executive Director
636-778-3377
apdastlouis@apdaparkinson.org
APDA St. Louis

Parkinson Foundation - Heartland Chapter - KS and MO

Support and Exercise Group List
Symposia
Group Therapy
Medical Services

8900 State Line Rd.
Leawood, KS  66206
Jane Ann Gorsky – Executive Director
Kim Nitz – Program Director
913-341-8828
heartlandinfo@parkinson.org
http://www.parkinson.org/heartland/

Parkinson's Group of the Ozarks

Support and Exercise Groups
Music Group
Newsletter

1001 E. Primrose
Springfield, MO 65807
Justin Milam – Board President
417-225-2629; 417-885-9595
http://parkinsonsgroup.net/

University of Kansas Medical Center - Parkinson's Disease and Movement Disorder Center - KS and MO

Support and Exercise Group List
Symposia
Group Therapy
Medical Services

3901 Rainbow Blvd.
Kansas City, KS 66160
Rajesh Pahwa, M.D. – Division Chief
Kelly Lyons, PhD – 913-588-7159
UK Medical Center

Nebraska

Aging Partners

Health and Fitness Classes
Transportation

1005 O St.
Lincoln, NE 68508
Randall Jones – Director – 402-441-7070
agingpartners@lincoln.ne.gov
http://lincoln.ne.gov/city/mayor/aging/

Parkinson Association of the Rockies (PAR)

Western Support Group List

1325 S. Colorado Blvd., Suite 204B
Denver, CO 80222
303-830-1839
Info@parkinsonrockies.org
Visit Website

Parkinson's Nebraska

Support and Exercise Groups
Educational Opportunities
Resource List
Training

16811 Burdette St., Suite 1
Omaha, NE 68116
Amber Winter – Administrator
402-715-4707
info@parkinsonsnebraska.org
https://parkinsonsnebraska.org/

North Dakota

Bismark Parkinson's Support Group

Support and Exercise Groups

1837 N. Valley Loop #10
Bismark, ND 58503
Linda Wagner – 701-663-2177
https://bismarckparkinsons.wordpress.com/

Marv Bossart Foundation for Parkinson's Support

Support and Exercise Groups

4141 28th Ave. S
Fargo, ND 58104
701-371-3196
info@marvbossartfoundation.org
www.marvbossartfoundation.org

MIdwest Parkinson's Initiative

Annual Symposium
Resource List

C/O Kelner Communications
825 25th St. S, Suite A
Fargo, ND 58103
701-478-5800
midwestparkinsons@gmail.com
www.midwestparkinsons.org

Parkinson Foundation Minnesota - IA, MN, ND, SD, and WI

Education
Support and Exercise Group List

8085 Wayzata Boulevard, Suite 100
Golden Valley, MN  55426
Angela Schlesigner, Executive Director – 763-317-1308
763-545-1272
https://parkinson.org/minnesota/

Ohio

Ohio Parkinson Foundation Northeast Region

Support and Exercise Groups
Educational Events
Grants*

P.O. Box 271
Tallmadge, OH  44278
Joyce Eisenmann – 800-630-3193
info@ohparkinson.org
http://ohparkinson.com/
*Grants for local Parkinson’s groups. Applications are reviewed quarterly.

Peterson Foundation for Parkinson’s

Support, Exercise, and Voice Group Resource List
Educational Events

2800 Corporate Exchange Dr.
Columbus, OH  43231
Sally Levy – Community Program Manager – 614-505-5729
614-890-1901
ohioinfo@parkinson.org
https://www.parkinson.org/ohio

Parkinson Support and Wellness

Support and Exercise Groups
Educational Events

260 Stetson St., Suite 2300
Cincinnati, OH  45219
513-558-0113
info@parkinsoncincinnati.org
http://parkinsoncincinnati.org/

Parkinson's Foundaton of NW Ohio

Regional Support and Exercise Groups
Educational Events
Newsletter

150 W.S. Boundary, PMB #202
Perrsyburg, OH  43551
Gail Zimmerman – 800-438-5584
http://pfnwo.org/

The Amalia Foundation

Exercise classes throughout NE Ohio

7079 Navajo Trail
Solon, Ohio 44139
Kathie Stull – 440-349-3977
info@theamaliafoundation.org
http://www.theamaliafoundation.org/

South Dakota

Parkinson Foundation Minnesota - IA, MN, ND, SD, and WI

Education
Support and Exercise Group List

8085 Wayzata Boulevard, Suite 100
Golden Valley, MN  55426
Angela Schlesigner, Executive Director – 763-317-1308
763-545-1272
https://parkinson.org/minnesota/

South Dakota Parkinson Foundation

Annual Conference
Support and Exercise Group List
Newsletter

1000 N West Ave, Suite 220
Sioux Falls, SD 57104
Janey Case – 605.271.6113
www.southdakotaparkinson.org/

Wisconsin

APDA Wisconsin

Support and Exercise Group List
Educational Activities
Newsletter
Financial Assistance*

5900 Monona Drive, Suite 407,
Monona, WI 53716
Rachel Wilberding, Community Development Director
608-345-7938
apdawi@apdaparkinson.org
APDA Wisconsin
Ride Repay, Exercise, and Respite Grants are available. Household income of >$50k per year. First come, first served.

Exercise PD

Exercise Classes

http://www.exercisepd.com/
Wisconsin-based exercise class network of Physical therapists

Parkinson Foundation Minnesota - IA, MN, ND, SD, and WI

Education
Support and Exercise Group List

8085 Wayzata Boulevard, Suite 100
Golden Valley, MN  55426
Angela Schlesigner, Executive Director – 763-317-1308
763-545-1272
https://parkinson.org/minnesota/

Wisconsin Parkinson Association

Support and Exercise Groups and Resource List
Educational Activities
Quarterly Magazine
Podcast

16655 W. Bluemound Rd., Suite 330
Brookfield, WI  53005
Gary Garland – Executive Director
Jeremy Otte – Dir. of Outreach and Education
414-312-6990
mail@wiparkinson.org
www.wiparkinson.org