Upcoming Events Join our Community FIND A LOCAL EVENT The Massachusetts Chapter’s annual fundraisers and events allow us to contribute to ongoing medical research, provide services for Massachusetts residents with Parkinson’s and spread public awareness about the disease. Volunteering, sponsoring and participating in these events gives you the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of people with Parkinson’s, their families and their caregivers. UPCOMING EVENTS APDA PRESS Program – Danvers Saturdays, January 25 – March 21, 2020 APDA PRESS (Parkinson’s Roadmap for Support Services) is a program developed by the Information and Referral Center and designed for individuals diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease five or fewer years before the beginning of the program. This 8-week support group is led by Jessica Webb, LICSW and provides information and support for participants. Learn more about PRESS Danvers APDA Spotlight on Dyskinesia and Off: Feeling Good Every Day Webinar Wednesday, January 29, 2020 Join the American Parkinson Disease Association for this webinar presented by Rebecca Gilbert, MD, PhD, Vice President and Chief Scientific Officer of the APDA. Dr. Gilbert will discuss the management of On/Off periods in Parkinson’s disease. Click here for a flyer Register Online Here APDA PRESS Program – Worcester Mondays, March 9 – April 27, 2020 APDA PRESS (Parkinson’s Roadmap for Support Services) is a program developed by the Information and Referral Center and designed for individuals diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease five or fewer years before the beginning of the program. This 8-week support group is led by Dr. Elizabeth Austin and provides information and support for participants. Learn more about PRESS Worcester APDA Parkinson’s Good Start Program – Boston Wednesdays, March 25 & April 1, 2020 The APDA Parkinson’s Good Start program is designed to introduce people diagnosed with Parkinson’s within the past three years to information on diagnosis, treatment, and community resources. This program will take place at Boston University’s Sargent College and will feature PD experts from Boston University Medical Campus and Boston University. See a brochure Save the Date! 2020 APDA MA Optimism Walk Sunday, May 31st, 2020 We hope you will be able to join us on Sunday, May 31st for the 34th Annual APDA MA Optimism Walk for Parkinson’s! Save the Date! 2020 Dopa Golf Tournament Saturday, August 8, 2020 The 2020 Dopa Golf Tournament to raise money for the APDA MA Chapter will be here before you know it! Click here to learn more Save the Date! 2020 APDA Cape Cod Optimism Walk Sunday, September 20, 2020 The Second Annual APDA Cape Cod Optimism Walk will take place on Sunday, September 20th! We hope to see you there! Save the Date! New England Regional Parkinson’s Conference Sunday & Monday, November 1 & 2, 2020 Join the APDA New England Chapters for this exciting biennial conference. Details to follow soon.