Upcoming Events


Brand new! PRESS Support Groups!
This support group meets for 8 weeks straight and is open to those
diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease within the last 5 years.
First group will meet on Thursday, August 30th at Masonicare in Mystic, CT
45 Clara Drive at 2:30 pm.  To register please contact:
Marlane Argianas at 860-248-9200 or


The second group will meet on Thursday, September 20th at Chase Family
Disorders Center, 35 Talcottville Rd., Suite 3, Vernon, CT at 12:00 pm.
To register please contact: Amanda Brill, LCSW at 860-870-6385.

Hospital for Special Care – New Britain
Parkinson’s Resource Group Meeting
New group meeting!
Thursday, June 28th at 3:00 pm
2150 Corbin Ave., New Britain
Contact: Jennifer Weed at 860-827-1958 ext. 5031

Bridgeport Hospital – New Support Group!
Tuesday, June 26th at 1:00 pm
Inpatient Rehabilitation Center
267 Grant Street, Bridgeport
Contact: Paul Scelza at 203-284-3340

A special “Thank you” to The Hearth at Tuxis Pond in Madison
for hosting our very first “First Responders Training given in Connecticut!”
Thank you to all that attended, Kristina Carroll and The Hearth’s Executive Director!



 Deep Brain Stimulation (DBS) Patient Seminar
Wednesday, July 11th at 5:00 pm at
Chase Family Movement Disorders Center,
35 Talcottville Rd., Suite 3. Vernon, CT
Please RSVP to: Sarah.Johnson@hhchealth.org or 860-549-6258.

A Special “Thank you” to Dr. Adam Simmons
“An Integrative Approach to Parkinson’s Disease Care”            A Big “Thank you” to Benchmark Senior Living at Hamden

Marlane Argianas, APDA Program Coordinator CT, Dr. Adam Simmons, Hospital for Special Care & Anne Bernick, Wallingford Support Group Facilitator

West Hartford Senior Center
“Beat Parkinson’s Today”
Boxing & Functional Interval Training
Starting-Wednesday April 18th to May 9th
Wednesday, May 23rd to June 13th
Please call (860) 561-7583 for more information.

APDA CT Board Members


Newer Connecticut Support Groups
Avon – The Residence at Brookside
117 Simsbury Road, Avon, CT
Wednesday, June 27th at 3:00 pm
Contact: Heather Pierce or Krisztina Jarai
Phone: 860-284-5000

Bridgeport – Bridgeport Hospital Rehab
267 Grant St., Bridgeport, CT
Tuesday, June 26th at 12:00 PM
Contact: Paul Scelza, PT
Phone: 203-284-3340

East Windsor – Fresh River Healthcare
96 Prospect Hill Road, East Windsor, CT
Wednesday, June 20th at 1:30 pm
Contact: Heather Bale


Glastonbury Support Group – The Hearth at Glastonbury
281 Western Blvd., Glastonbury, CT
Tuesday, June 12th at 11:00 am
Contact: Holly Seymour

Darien – Atria Darien- Senior Living

50 Ledge Road, Darien, CT
Friday, June 8th at 11:00 AM
Contact: Ilene Sumberg, MSW, LCSW Resident Relations Director
Phone: 203-662-1090 

New Haven – Mary Wade

118 Clinton Ave., New Haven, CT
Tuesday, June 26th at 1:00 PM
Contact: Dawn Tiedemann, Facilitator

Trumbull – Spring Meadows

6949 Main St., Trumbull, CT
Thursday, June 7th at 11:00 AM
Contact: Lisa Grioli, Facilitator
Phone: 203-261-0006 


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