Support Groups

If you are attending a support group meeting for the first time, we recommend that you call ahead to confirm that no changes in the schedule have been made.

If you would like to have your support group added to this list, please contact Maureen Gartner at (513) 558-0018 or maureen.gartner@uc.edu with the contact name, phone number, time, and meeting place of the group.

Parkinson’s Disease Support Group

For a complete list of the many support and exercise groups throughout region, contact the Tri-State Parkinson’s Wellness Chapter at (513) 948-1100 or (1-800) 840-2732 or info@parkinsonwellness.org

Parkinson’s Disease Support Network, Ohio, Kentucky & Indiana:

Offers four exercise groups in the Cincinnati area for people with Parkinson’s disease and their families. There is also a support group at Dearborn County Hospital that meets the second Wednesday of the month (March through November) from 5:30 to 7 p.m. For more information, contact Sandy Wuest at (812) 537-4974 or (513) 235-4261

Gardner Center Caregiver Support Group and Patient Education Group

The Gardner Family Center offers two free support groups, one for caregivers and family members, and one for patients. Caregivers are welcome to attend the Caregiver Support Group without the patient, and patients are welcome to attend the Patient Education Group without their caregiver. The support groups take place on the second Thursday of every month (September through December) from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at the UC Health Women’s Center Community Room, 7675 Wellness Way, Suite 4000, West Chester, Ohio 45069. Download a Support Group Flyer »