New Jersey Parkinson's Disease Support Groups

Please find the below listing of Parkinson's support groups in New Jersey. Note that this information is subject to change. Please call the facilitator prior to attending a meeting to confirm meeting dates and location.


information effective Feb, 2011

ATLANTIC COUNTY
Absecon Presbyterian Church
208 New Jersey Avenue, Absecon, NJ 08201
Meetings: Monthly, 1st Thursday
No January, July or August meeting
Time: 2:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Contact: Karen Muldoon (609) 926-8440

BERGEN COUNTY
Parkinson's SG of Greater Ridgewoood
Cedar Hill Christian Reform Church
422 Cedar Hill Avenue, Wykoff, NJ 07481
Meetings: Monthly, 1st & 3rd Thursday
1st Thursday: separate caregiver & PWP meetings
3rd Thursday: Guest speaker; no speakers Jul, Aug, Dec
Time: 7:30 p.m.
Contact: Marion Arenas (201) 670-0083

Northern Pascack Valley Support Group
First Congregation Church-Lower Level
276 Haworth Ave , Haworth , NJ 07641
No July or August Meetings
Meetings: Monthly, 1st Saturday
Time: 12:15-1:00p.m. Yoga
1:00 p.m. Speaker/Rap Session, Social.
Contact: Joe Capuzzo (201) 261-0240

Englewood Exercise Program & Support Group
Southeast Senior Center /Independent Living
228 Grand Avenue, Englewood , NJ 07631
Meetings: Every Friday
Time: 1:00-3:00 p.m.
Contact: Kevin X. Kyle (201) 747-9096
IIse Heller (201) 265-4976

BURLINGTON COUNTY
Virtua Memorial Hospital
62 Richmond Avenue, Mount Holly, NJ
Meetings: Monthly, 3rd Wednesday
No December meeting
Time: 7:00 p.m - 8:15 p.m
Contact: Myra Hirschhorn 609-304-7076

CAMDEN COUNTY
NO ACTIVE SUPPORT GROUPS

CAPE MAY COUNTY
Victoria Commons
610 Town Bank Road, North Cape May, NJ 08204
Meetings: Monthly, 2nd Thursday
No July or August meetings
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Contact: Rita Tumasz (609) 886-2455 

CUMBERLAND COUNTY
NO ACTIVE SUPPORT GROUPS

ESSEX COUNTY
North Jersey Support Group
Mountainside Hospital (Private Dinning Room)
One Bay Avenue , Montclair , NJ 07042
Meetings: Monthly, 3rd Saturday
Time: 10 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Contact: Betty (973) 376-3365
Ginny (973) 890-3113

Exercise Group :
Congregation Beth Ahm , 56 Grove Ave , Verona
Classes: Every Monday, 10:30 a.m.
Contact: Bill Gleason (973) 403-1294

GLOUCESTER COUNTY
Southern New Jersey Support Group
Woodbury Mews
122 Green Avenue, Woodbury, NJ 08096
Meetings: Monthly, 1st Wednesday
No July meeting, No regular October meeting
Time: 7:00 PM
Contact: Diane Gruszewski (609) 254-3096

Caregiver Parkinson’s Support Group
Deptford Library
670 Ward Drive, Deptford NJ 08096
Meetings: Monthly, 4th Wednesday
Time: 10:30 AM
Contact: Grace Ravolli (856) 848-3450

HUDSON COUNTY
NO ACTIVE SUPPORT GROUPS

HUNTERDON COUNTY
Division of Senior Services Office on Aging
Route 31, Flemington , NJ 08822
Meetings: Monthly, 4th Friday
Time: 1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Contact: Barbara Burgard (908) 788-6401 (ext 3149)

MERCER COUNTY
Central Delaware Valley Support Group
Lawrenceville Presbyterian Church
Route 206. Lawrenceville , NJ 08648
Meetings : Monthly, 3rd Wednesday
No Jan, Feb, July, Aug meetings
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Contact: Janice McCurdy (609) 882-0322

MIDDLESEX COUNTY
Afternoon Support Group at RWJUH
Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital Auditorium
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Meetings: Monthly, 3rd Thursday
Summer schedule: 4th Thursday in Jul, Aug
Time: 12:30 - 2:00 p.m.
Contact: Elizabeth Schaaf (732)745-7520

Evening Support Group at RWJUH
RWJ University Hospital Auditorium
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Meetings: Monthly, 3rd Wednesday
Summer schedule: 4th Wednesday in Jul, Aug
Time: 7:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.
Contact: Elizabeth Schaaf (732)745-7520

 

 

JFK Medical Center
New Jersey Neuroscience Institute
65 James St, Edison, NJ 08818
Meetings: Monthly, 2nd Thursday
Time: 7:00-9:00 p.m.
Contact: Jacqueline Cristini (732) 321-7000 x68169

Monroe Township Senior Center
1 Municipal Plaza, Monroe Township , NJ 08818
Meetings: Monthly, 1st Wednesday
Time: 1:00-2:30 p.m.
Contact: Janice Dibling (732) 321-7063

MONMOUTH COUNTY
Red Bank Area Self-Help Group
United Methodist Church No summer meetings
247 Broad Street, Red Bank, NJ 07701
Meetings: Monthly, 2nd Tuesday
Time: 2:00 p.m. please call first
Contact: Rosalind Seawright (732) 751-3451

Senior's First Parkinson's Support Group
Manalapan Senior Center
211 Freehold Road, Manalapan, NJ 07726
Meetings: Monthly, 3rd Tuesday
Time: 11:15 a.m.
Contact: Janet Burns (732) 780-3013

MORRIS COUNTY
Care One at Parsippany
200 Mazdabrook Road , Parsippany , NJ 07054
Meetings: Monthly, 3rd Monday
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Contact: Carol Carlson (973) 714-7652

Care One at Madison YMCA
111 Kings Rd, Madison
Meetings: Monthly, 2nd Tuesday
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Contact: Carol Carlson (973) 714-7652

Parkinson's Exercise Program
Madison YMCA , 111 Kings Road , Madison
Classes: Every Wednesday, 1:30 p.m.-2:30 p.m.
Contact: Betty Peterman (973) 313-2317

OCEAN COUNTY
Manchester Manor Rehabilitation Center
1770 Tobias Ave. Manchester, NJ 08759
Exercise Classes: Monthly, 2nd Thursday
Time: 3:00 p.m.
Contact: Nancy Cruser (732) 657-1800

Parkinson's Life Enrichment Program
Ambulatory Care Center at Ocean Medical Center
425 Jack Martin Blvd. Brick , NJ
Exercise Classes: Tuesdays, 6-week session
Time: 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m., $79
Contact: Susan Delmar or Gabriel White
(732) 836-4007

Parkinson's Support Group Meeting
Ocean Medical Center Brick Hospital
425 Jack Martin Blvd, Bricktown , NJ 08724
Last Friday of month; call first for details
Time: 2:00 pm-3:00 pm
Contact: Donna Whitney (732) 836-4614

PASSAIC COUNTY
Preakness Healthcare Center
Building 3, 305 Oldham Road, Wayne
Meetings: Monthly, 3rd Thursday
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Contact: Mike Patterson 973-904-3979 

PD Support Group for Patients and Families
Our Lady Queen of Peace Church Annex
1911 Union Valley Rd., Hewitt, NJ 07421
Meetings: Monthly, 3rd Sunday
Time: 2:00 p.m.
Contact: Deacon Dave Cedrone 973-728-8211
Website: www.olqp-pdsupport.org
E-mail: info@olqp-pdsupport.org

SALEM COUNTY
NO ACTIVE SUPPORT GROUPS

SOMERSET COUNTY
Fellowship Village (Grill Room)
8000 Fellowship Road , Basking Ridge , NJ 07920
Meetings: Monthly, 3rd Tuesdays (No Jul, Aug, Nov, Dec)
Time: 1:30-3:00 p.m.
Contact: Maria Santo (908) 580-3836

SUSSEX COUNTY
NO ACTIVE SUPPORT GROUPS

UNION COUNTY
Person with Parkinson's and Family Support Group
RWJ University Hospital , Rahway
865 Stone Street, Rahway , NJ 07065
Meetings: Monthly, 2nd Wednesday
Time: 1:00 p.m.
Contact: Debbie Hargiss (908) 272-2362

Parkinson's and Family Support Group
The Presbyterian Church in Westfield
140 Mountain Avenue, Westfield, NJ 07090
Meetings: Monthly, 2nd Monday
Time: 1:30-3:30 p.m. No July or August meetings
Contact: Barbara Ringk (908) 322-9214

WARREN COUNTY
Heath Village
430 Schooley's Mountain Rd, Hackettstown 07840
Meetings: Monthly, 2nd Monday
Time: 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Contact: Jill Mutek, (908) 684-5214
Valerie Perry (908) 684-5202

PSP SUPPORT GROUP
RWJ University Hospital, MEB 108A
1 RWJ Place, New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Meetings: Monthly, last Saturday of the month
Time: 10:30 a.m. (First meeting: September 26, 2009)
Contact: Dee Gozonsky (609) 918-0072

 




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