Archives for November 2014

December 20th – CAPS Holiday Celebration

Join us for this special meeting as we celebrate the holidays. Instead of our usual meeting, we are planning a very special Holiday Celebration. There will be several performances including the "You Better Sing" ensemble, a children's singing group, the PfP dancers, followed by a sing along and potluck. CAPS will provide the meat dishes for the luncheon but your food contributions are still … [Read more...]

CAPS Next Membership Meeting – Saturday December 20th

A CAPS tradition, our Holiday Celebration is a great way to wrap up the year and share your holiday spirit with good friends. There will be plenty of delicious food and special entertainment, too. See you there! … [Read more...]

Simultaneous Parkinson’s & Carepartners – Monthly on 2nd Tuesday

The (West Austin) Simultaneous Parkinson's group & Carepartners group, meets monthly on the second Tuesday. Meetings start at 10:15 am, and are held at Covenant Church, 3003 Northland Drive, Austin, TX (map). This support group is for both persons with partners and their partners, with separate, simultaneous breakouts for each. For additional information, please email Michael Rhea. … [Read more...]

NPF “Aware in Care” program and free kit

The National Parkinson Foundation (NPF) recently launched a national program, Aware in Care, which aims to help people with Parkinson’s disease get the best care possible during a hospital stay.  In conjunction, NPF developed a free Aware in Care kit with tools and information to share with hospital staff during a planned or emergency hospital stay. Learn more here. … [Read more...]