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Get Out and About! Join us for some fun and relaxation at one of our cafés, or attend an educational event. Plus we’ll keep you up to date with local events in Northern Virginia. Each Friday, we send an e-newsletter…


Parkinson Social Network educates, advocates, supports and enriches the lives of those touched by Parkinson’s disease. Parkinson Social Network is a new nonprofit corporation, established in late 2017. We already offer social events and participate in outreach events, and provide…

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Got Questions? When you walk out of your doctor’s office, do you ever ask yourself, “Now what?” We’ve gathered information to help you live your life between doctor visits. Below you’ll find some of the material that we feature at…

Latest Articles

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Nutrition for Parkinson’s

This week I was asked if I could recommend someone local who has a good understanding of nutrition for Parkinson people. I’m not aware of anyone, so I did some research online and found a video that really impressed me….

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Hospitalization and Parkinson’s

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…

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…