Austin YOPD (Young Onset Support Group)

The greater Austin YOPD Support Group meets regularly, on the last Saturday of each month, at 10:00 am. Meetings are held at Stinson’s Bistro, 4416 Burnet Road, Austin 78756. (45th & Burnet, map)

The common theme is sharing and supporting each other, while enjoying good times together. Bob Sahm facilitates this group, which is open to everyone in the Central Texas area with an interest in Young Onset Parkinson’s Disease.

Meetup_logoFind the latest information on meetings and group activities through the Austin YOPD Meetup Group.

Austin-YOPD meetings frequently include guest speakers with information of special interest to those with YOPD and their care partners.

Key Themes / Goals

  • Be Positive
  • Be socialRobert Sahm
  • Search for golden nuggets
  • Seek good nutrition
  • Vigorous exercise
  • Help others
  • Keep up on new technology and research

Meeting Topics

Peak Performance – No whiners please, only winners. Do everything possible, at whatever activity / fitness level that you are to be high performing.

Technology Tips and TricksMonthly topics to keep informed.

Really Relevant – just because I am!

Watch What? – Speed bumps ahead.  Tricks to keep from embarrassing moments / trouble?

Legacy Leave – You rock! Video that – perhaps . . . you should. . ?

Keeping the Y in YOPD 

Socialize with Austin YOPD.  It’s easy to stay in touch with Austin YOPD.  You can follow them a number of ways, including Facebook or Twitter  (@AustinYOPD).

Please email Bob Sahm or check the calendar for the latest dates, times, venues and events.