Parkinson Social Network

Category: Fairfax cafe


Music & Memory

Music is the medicine of the mind

The topic of conversation at our cafes this month was about Music and Memory. Christi Clark, Executive Director of Insight Memory Care Center talked about it with us at our Cafe Fairfax last week, and then we shared what we…

Read More

Hospitalization and Parkinson’s

emergency room sign

This week, Ruth Ann and I spoke to the Ashburn support group. Our topic was Prepare For Your Care: How to Go Home From Hospital in Better Shape Than When You Went In. We stressed the importance of being prepared and…

Read More

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year

This is a really exciting time of the year as we are busy organizing events for 2019. At our cafes we’ll have some new topics to talk about, but we’ll also revisit some of our favorite topics like travel and…

Read More

Being Prepared

Emergency Preparedness

We learned a lot from each other at our cafes this week. In addition, at Cafe Fairfax we were visited by an expert on emergency preparedness. I’ve described some of what we discussed below but included links to websites for…

Read More