Massachusetts Support Groups

Western

Greenfield

PWP & Care Partners

Baystate Franklin Medical Center     
164 High St.     
Greenfield, MA 01301     
3rd Thursday at 2:00 PM         
Garry Earles – 413-863-4128    glel@comcast.net  

Southampton

PWP & Care Partners

DopaFit Parkinson’s Movement Center
1
5 College Hwy, Unit C     
Southampton, MA 01073     
2nd Saturday at 10:00 AM         
Chad Moir – 203-828-7189    cmoir@mydopafit.com  

Springfield

PWP & Care Partners

Jewish Community Center     
1160 Dickinson St.     
Springfield, MA 01108     
3rd Tuesday at 10:30 AM, Sep thru June         
Joyce Dupont – 413-323-4274    jdupontb@aol.com  

Williamstown

PWP & Care Partners

Berkshires     
651 Henderson Rd.     
Williamstown, MA 01267     
Last Friday at 1:00 PM         
Marcia Gross – 413-458-8427    lhgross@roadrunner.com  

Central

Sterling

PWP & Care Partners

Sterling Senior Center     
35 Muddy Pond Rd.     
Sterling, MA 01564     
Varying Wednesdays at 3:30 PM         
Joe O’Connor – 978-422-6612    northworcparkies@yahoo.com  

Westborough

PWP & Care Partners

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church     
183 W. Main St.     
Westborough, MA 01581     
Weekly, Friday at 10:30 AM         
Tom Olson – 508-614-9135 Tomo815@me.com;
contact@wpdsg.org;      

Worcester

PWP & Care Partners

Saint Vincent Hospital     
123 Summer St., Room 581 North     
Worcester, MA 01608     
1st Wednesday at 6:30 PM         
Elizabeth Austin – 508-755-2056    elizabeth@etaustin.com       

East

Boston / Central

Ashland

PWP & Care Partners

Ashland Senior Center     
162 W. Union St.     
Ashland, MA 01721     
2nd Wednesday 1:30 PM         
Jim Bartley – 508-881-8507    jim@bartley.com;  
Al Ferzoco – 508-376-2238       alex@safetysignal.com  

Boston

PWP, LBD, and Care Partners

Sherrill House     
135 S. Huntington Ave.     
Boston, MA 02130     
2nd Thursday at 6:00 PM         
Victoria Ruff – 617-710-0136    octoryrose@yahoo.com        

Boston

PSP/MSA/CBD

Boston Medical Center Newton Pavilion
88 East Newton Street     
Boston,MA 02118     
Dates vary         
Melissa Diggin – 339-927-5468    m_diggin@hotmail.com 

Braintree

DBS Support Group

Health South Braintree Rehabilitation Center, 2nd Floor AB Conference Room     
250 Pond Street     
Braintree, MA 02184     
2nd Saturday at 10:00 AM          
Keith J. Ciccone      keciccon@aol.com; 
Melissa Diggin – 339-927-5468      m_diggin@hotmail.com  

Braintree

Multiple System Atrophy, Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, & Corticobasal Degeneration

Health South Braintree Rehabilitation Center, 2nd Floor AB Conference Room     
250 Pond Street     
Braintree, MA 02184     
2nd Friday, odd months, 12:30 PM          
Melissa Diggin – 339-927-5468    m_diggin@hotmail.com  

Cambridge

PWP & Care Partners

Youville House Assisted Living     
1573 Cambridge St.      
Cambridge, MA 02138     
3rd Tuesday at 3:00 PM         
Kim Arouth – 781-396-2633 x205     karouth@gmvna.com;  
Yanira Motto – 617-491-1234       yaniramotto@youvillehouse.org

Cambridge

Essential Tremor

Allen Perez – 617-417-1197   
allenperezsomarribas2@gmail.com   

Concord

PWP & Care Partners

Newbury Court     
80 Deaconess Rd.     
Concord, MA 01742     
1st Monday at 2:00 PM         
Christine Hobbs – 978-402-8276    chobbs@newburycourt.org    

 

Framingham

PWP & Care Partners

Callahan Center     
535 Union Ave.     
Framingham, MA 01702     
3rd Tuesday at 1:30 PM         
Lisa Ushkurnis – 508-532-5980 x2     Lau@framinghamma.gov      
https://www.facebook.com/CityofFramingham/     

Lexington

PWP & Care Partners

Lexington Community Center     
39 Marrett Rd.     
Lexington, MA 02421     
4th Tuesday at 1:00 PM         
Alicia Grunes – 781-698-4847    agrunes@lexingtonma.gov    

Medford

PWP & Care Partners

Medford Senior Center     
101 Riverside Ave.     
Medford, MA 02155     
1st Tuesday at 10:30 AM         
P. Kelly – 781-396-6010    pkelly@medford-ma.gov 

 

 

Milton

PWP & Care Partners

Milton Council on Aging     
10 Walnut St.     
Milton, MA 02186     
2nd Thursday at 1:00 PM         
Leslie Vickers – 617-750-2275    vickers.leslie@yahoo.com  

 

Natick

Women with PD Social Group - Shaky Ladies

Panera   
841 Worcester St.     
Ntick, MA 01760     
1st Saturday at 2:00 PM                 
shakyladyboston@gmail.com     
https://www.shakyladies.com/     
Check website to confirm dates and locations

 

Newton

Baby Boomers - PWP and Care Partners

Eliot Church     
474 Centre St.     
Newton, MA 02458     
Sunday 2:00-4:00, dates vary     
Donna McLaughlin  – 617-515-4408    donnamclaughlinlicsw@gmail.com   

Newton

PWP & Care Partners

The Falls at Cordingly Dam     
2300 Washington St.     
Newton, MA 02462     
1st Wednesday at 6:00 PM         
Niki Sinopli – 617-903-0076    niki@nextstepeldercare.com 

 

Stoneham

PWP & Care Partners

Stoneham Senior Center     
136 Elm St.      
Stoneham, MA 02180     
1st Tuesday at 1:00 PM         
Howard Potter – 781-438-0326    stonehamseniorcenter@gmail.com  

Waltham

Education, Networking, and Support for PWP and Care Partners

Jewish Family & Children’s Services, 3rd Floor Board Room     
1430 Main St.     
Waltham, MA 02451     
1st Thursday of September, December, March, June; 10:30 AM-12 PM         
Anne Muskopf – 781-693-5069    amuskopf@jfcsboston.org    
Visit Website

Waltham

Care Partners

Jewish Family & Children’s Services, 3rd Floor Board Room     
1430 Main St.     
Waltham, MA 02451     
Tues and Thur at 10:30 AM, one time each per month         
Anne Muskopf – 781-693-5069    amuskopf@jfcsboston.org    
Visit Website

Wellesley

PWP & Care Partners

Tolles Parsons Center     
500 Washington St.     
Wellesley, MA 02482     
1st Thursday at 10:30 AM        
Kate Burnham  – 781-235-3961 x6424    kburnham@wellesleyma.gov     

Wellesley

Women with PD Social Group - Shaky Ladies

California Pizza Kitchen     
183 Linden St.     
Wellesley, MA 02482     
4th Monday at 11:30 AM                 
shakyladyboston@gmail.com     
https://www.shakyladies.com/     
Check website to confirm dates and locations

Northeast

Andover

PWP and Care Partners

Andover Senior Center     
36 Bartlett St.     
Andover, MA 01810     
2nd Thursday at 1:30 PM        
Kristine Arakelian – 978-623-8321    karakelian@andoverma.gov 

Beverly

PWP and Care Partners

Beverly Council on Aging     
90 Colon St.     
Beverly, MA 01905     
2nd Monday at 1:00 PM         
Ray James – 617-638-7745    rcjames@bu.edu  

Lynnfield

Young Onset

Centre Congregational Church, Fireside Room     
5 Summer St.     
Lynnfield, MA 01940     
2nd Thursday at 6:30 PM         
Sonja Vincola    978-853-8742 

Metheun

PWP and Care Partners

Nevins Memorial Library     
350 Broadway     
Metheun, MA 01844     
2nd Wed at 6:00 PM     
Kathy Sabine   – 978-852-2781    ksabine@vicr.com;  
Tracy Pekarski – 978-678-4080 x19     tpekarski@nevinslibrary.org 

Newburyport

PWP and Care Partners

Newburyport Senior Center     
331 High St.     
Newburyport, MA 01950     
3rd Thursday at 12:00 PM         
Andrew Mungo – 978-462-0282 or 978-518-9143 portmovies@aol.com    

Peabody

Care Partners

Harriett and Ralph Kaplan Estates     
240 Lynnfield St.     
Peabody, MA 01960     
Call for days and times         
Anne Muskopf – 781-693-5069   amuskopf@jfcsboston.org 

Reading

PWP and Care Partners

Reading Senior Center     
49 Pleasant St.     
Reading, MA 01867     
2nd Wednesday at 1:30 PM         
Kathy Hill – 781-608-0557  khillma@msn.com 

Salem

LBD Care Partners

Private Meeting Location – Call or email         
Salem, MA 01970     
3rd Tuesday 5:15 PM    
Lois Harvey – 978-744-8740    leharvey88@hotmail.com  

Tewksbury

PWP and Care Partners

Tewksbury Senior Center     
175 Chandler St.     
Tewksbury, MA 01876     
1st Thursday at 10:00 AM         
Barry978-640-4480 
Pat King – 978-851-9478 

Wilmington

PWP and Care Partners

Windsor Place of Wilmington     
92 West St.     
Wilmington, MA 01887     
4th Thursday at 6:00 PM         
Kim Arouth  – 781-369-2633 x205     karouth@gmvna.com     

Southeast

Attleboro

PWP & Care Partners

VNA Community Healthcare     
10 Emery St.     
Attleboro, MA 02703     
2nd Wednesday at 10:00 AM
Gretchen Robinson – 508-226-2910   whistling.girl2910@gmail.com 

Brockton

LBD Care Partners

Old Colony Elderly Services     
144 Main St.     
Brockton, MA 02301     
2nd and 4th Friday at 12:30 PM     
Suzanne Faith – 508-775-5656     sfaith@hopedementia.org   

Buzzards Bay

PWP & Care Partners

Bourne Council on Aging     
239 Main St.     
Buzzards Bay, MA 02532     
1st Tuesday at 1:30 PM     
Ellen Weinlich – 774-487-0530     emweinlich@gmail.com

Buzzards Bay

LBD Care Partners

Keystone Place at Buzzards Bay     
218 Main St.     
Buzzards Bay, MA 02532     
1st and 3rd Wed. at 10:00 AM     
Suzanne Faith – 508-775-5656     sfaith@hopedementia.org    

Chatham

PWP & Care Partners

St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church     
625 Main St.     
Chatham, MA 02633     
3rd Wednesday at 10:00 AM
Betty Magnusson – 508-945-1106    magnilbch@verizon.net  

Dartmouth

PWP & Care Partners

Dartmouth Senior Center     
628 Dartmouth St.     
Dartmouth, MA 02742     
2nd Thursday at 1:00 PM         
Miles Mulman – 617-291-3991    milesm@seniorhelpers.com  

Fall River

LBD Care Partners

Family Resource Center     
45 Rock St.     
Fall River, MA 02720     
1st and 3rd Friday at 11:00 AM     
Suzanne Faith – 508-775-5656     sfaith@hopedementia.org 

Hingham

PWP & Care Partners

Hingham Senior Center     
224 Central St.     
Hingham, MA 02403     
2nd Monday at 11:00 AM         
Leslie Vickers – 617-750-2275    vickers.leslie@yahoo.com  

Marshfield

PWP & Care Partners

Marshfield Council of Aging     
230 Webster St.     
Marshfield, MA 02050     
3rd Thursday at 1:00 PM         
Mark Hurley – 781-254-2738     fishwizard83@yahoo.com 

Mashpee

LBD Care Partners

Mashpee Council on Aging     
26 Frank E. Hicks Dr.     
Mashpee, MA 02649     
2nd Thursday at 10:00 AM     
Suzanne Faith – 508-775-5656     sfaith@hopedementia.org

Mashpee

PWP & Care Partners

Mashpee Council on Aging     
26 Frank E. Hicks Dr.     
Mashpee, MA 02649     
2nd Thursday at 10:00 AM          
Jeanne Jackson – 508-428-7994    jahjackson@comcast.net 

North Attleboro

LBD Care Partners

The Branches of Attleboro     
40 Robert F. Toner Blvd.     
North Attleboro, MA 02763     
1st and 3rd at 12:30 PM     
Suzanne Faith – 508-775-5656   sfaith@hopedementia.org 

North Attleboro

PWP & Care Partners

Striking Beauties Fitness Studio     
18 Church St.     
North Attleboro, MA 02760     
3rd Saturday at 11:30 AM    
Nancy Quintin – 508-991-0857     nancyquintin0814@gmail.com;  
Dena Paolino – 617-201-1868      dena@strikingbeauties.com

Plymouth

LBD Care Partners

Brookdale Plymouth Beach     
97 Warren Ave.     
Plymouth, MA 02360     
1st Wednesday at 10:30 AM     
Suzanne Faith – 508-775-5656     sfaith@hopedementia.org   

Rockland

Care Partners

110 Fitness     
200B Weymouth St.     
Rockland, MA 02370     
3rd Thursday at 11:00 AM         
Joan Wright – 781-659-2342      jwright@nvna.org     
https://110fitness.org/

Rockland

Young Onset

110 Fitness     
200B Weymouth St.     
Rockland, MA 02370     
1st Tuesday 6:00-7:30         
Leslie Vickers – 617-750-2275    Vickers.Leslie@yahoo.com  

Sharon

PWP & Care Partners

Sharon Adult Center     
219 Massapoag Ave.     
Sharon, MA 02067     
1st Monday at 1:00 PM         
Susan Edinger – 781-784-8000    sedinger@townofsharon.org 

South Dennis

LBD Care Partners

Dennis Council on Aging     
1045 Rte. 134     
South Dennis, MA 02660     
1st and 3rd Wednesday at 2:00 PM     
Suzanne Faith – 508-775-5656     sfaith@hopedementia.org  

Waltham

LBD Care Partners

All American Assisted Living     
300 Rosebrook Way     
Waltham, MA 02571     
2nd and 4th Wednesday at 3:00 PM     
Suzanne Faith – 508-775-5656      sfaith@hopedementia.org    

West Tisbury

PWP & Care Partners

The Up-Island Council on Aging (Howes House)     
1042A State Rd.     
West Tisbury, MA 02575     
2nd Monday at 10:30 AM     
Bethany Hammond     coa-outreach@westtisbury-ma.gov; 
Lila Fischer – 508-693-2896    lfischer@gmail.com    

West Yarmouth

PWP & Care Partners

Yarmouth Senior Center     
528 Forest Rd.     
West Yarmouth, MA 02673     
Last Thursday at 2:00 PM     
Ellen Weinlich – 774-487-0530    emweinlich@gmail.com  

West Yarmouth

LBD Care Partners

Mill Hill Residence at Maplewood     
164 Falmouth Rd., Rte. 28     
West Yarmouth, MA 02673     
2nd and 4th Thursday at 1:00 PM     
Suzanne Faith 508-775-5656    sfaith@hopedementia.org