2011 AWARENESS AND FUNDRAISING INITIATIVES

April is Parkinson’s Disease Awareness Month

Your participation is requested in order to succeed in our mission.
Here are some fun and easy ways to show your support:

APDA NJ Chapter Calendar of Events - 2011

April 1 – 30

NJ APDA Art Exhibit
NJ Neuroscience Institute
JFK Medical Center
65 James St, Edison

Artistic works by those affected by Parkinson’s on display in main lobby and hallways.

April 1 - 30

Massage Specials
Acupressure Massage Ctr.
15 Washington St, Morristown

Call 973 267-0079 to schedule a massage in April and 17% is donated to NJ APDA. 

April 2
9:30 – 3 pm

Spring Symposium
The Imperia
1714 Easton Av, Somerset

To register, please call NJ APDA I&R Center – 732 745-7520.

April 4
5 – 8pm

Dine with Us
Friendly’s Restaurant
Acme Shopping Center
555 High St, Mount Holly

Join NJ APDA members, friends, and family for food and fun.  Tricky tray fundraiser for NJ APDA included.

April 13
all day

Dine with Us
Brick Oven of Morristown
90 South St, Morristown

Bring your friends and family for great food and fun.  5% of entire day’s sales donated to NJ APDA.

April 14
7 – 9 pm

Artists Reception
NJ Neuroscience Institute
JFK Medical Center
65 James St, Edison

Come meet the artists whose works are on display.  Light refreshments served.

April 16

Parkinson’s Unity Walk
APDA NJ Chapter bus to/from Central Park. $15.

Call 732 745-7520 to sign up.  Service from North Brunswick, Montclair, and Rahway.

April 26
6 – 9 pm

Sweet Treat
Rita’s Italian Ice
107 Quimby St, Westfield

Join NJ APDA members, friends, and family for a sweet treat.  A % of your bill donated to NJ APDA.

April 29
all day

Raise Dough
California Pizza Kitchen
Bridgewater Commons Mall, Bridgewater

Bring your friends and family to CPK for food and fun.  20% of your bill is donated to NJ APDA.  Mention APDA!

For more information on any of these NJ Chapter initiatives:

njapda@yahoo.com  or 908.303.0090

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Macy's Shop for a Cause

NJ APDA's third annual fundraiser for Parkinson's disease Research.

Saturday, October 15, 2011       SAVE THE DATE!

NJ APDA raised $2,500 for PD Research in 2009 and 2010! Thanks to all who volunteered! Interested in helping us in 2011? Please call 908 303-0090.


2011 PATIENT AND CAREGIVER PROGRAMS

 

 


Get Moving, Get Active

A gentle exercise program for people with Parkinson's

• Session II: March 11, 18, 25, April 1, 8, and 15

• Session III: May - June, 2011

11:00 a.m. to 12:15 p.m.
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Volunteer Office
$40.00 per person for 6 week session

Program is facilitated by licensed RWJUH Physical Therapists.

Please download registration and required physician consent forms.


Living Well with Parkinson's - New Jersey Spring Symposium

April 2, 2011 - The Imperia, Somerset, NJ

Topics and Speakers include: Parkinson’s Disease: Treating theWhole Person - Joseph Friedman, MD, Professor and Chief, Division of Movement Disorders, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University; Get Moving Today! Exercise-The Positive Effect
for People with Parkinson's - David Zid BA, ACE, APG and Jackie Russell, RN, BSN, CNOR.

Pre-registration and payment required. For details call 732-745-7520.

For more information regarding these patient and caregiver programs, please contact the NJ American Parkinson Disease Association Information and Referral Center

120 Albany Street, Suite 360
New Brunswick NJ 08901
(732) 745-7520
Elizabeth.schaaf@rwjuh.edu

 



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