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 with the contact name, phone number, time, and meeting place of the group.

Essential Tremor Support Group

Shares information about new studies, medication, coping and helpful hints. The group meets from 2 to 4 p.m. on the second Sunday of each month, except in May, when it meets on the third Sunday. Meetings are held at Sycamore/Kettering Hospital on Leiter Road in Miamisburg, Ohio, about one mile from I-75. Come to Dining Room 2 on the lower level. Meetings are free and open to anyone with essential tremor, as well as families, caregivers and friends. For more information, contact Arlene Rosen at (513) 791-5546 or

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

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