Specialised Groups

Parkinson's SA also has groups for people with other specific movement disorders:

  • Dystonia,
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy,
  • Multiple System Atrophy,
  • Cortico-Basal Degeneration.

Other specialised groups include the Focus on Family Carers' group, the Deep Brain Stimulation group, Women with Parkinson's and a 20's - 50's group.

Here is the entire list with further details:

DEEP BRAIN STIMULATION GROUP
1st Monday of month 10.00 am - 12.00 pm at Parkinson's SA
Contact: Di Biddle 0428 828 089

DYSTONIA GROUP
3 monthly. For dates and venue details
Contact: Jacqueline Jeremy Email: sadystonia@gmail.com

FOCUS ON FAMILY CARERS' GROUP
Last Monday of month 10.00 am - 12.00 pm at Parkinson's SA
Contact: Anne Heard (Parkinson's SA) 8357 8909

INFUSED THERAPIES (NON ORAL MEDICATIONS) GROUP
3rd Thursday of month 1.30 pm - 3.00 pm at Parkinson's SA
Contact: Anne Heard (Parkinson's SA) 8357 8909

PARKINSON'S PLUS LUNCH GROUP
(Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, Multiple System Atrophy, Cortico-Basal Degeneration, Lewy Body Dementia)
2nd Tuesday of month 12.00 pm -1.30 pm
Goodwood Park Hotel (RSVP essential)
Contact: Anne Heard (Parkinson's SA) 8357 8909

PARKINSON'S SA LUNCH GROUP
3rd Tuesday of the month 12.00 pm - 1.30 pm
Goodwood Park Hotel (RSVP Essential)
Contact: Anne Heard (Parkinson's SA) 8357 8909

WOMEN WITH PARKINSON'S 
4th Thursday of the month 1.30 pm - 3.00 pm at Parkinson's SA
Contact: Paula-Jean Hayes (Parkinson's SA) 8357 8909

20's - 50's GROUP
1st Monday of the month 6.00 pm - 8.00 pm
Alternating social activity and support/ education program at Parkinson's SA
Contact: Anne Heard (Parkinson's SA) 8357 8909