Seeking Volunteers!

CAPS is seeking individuals to serve on our all volunteer Board in the upcoming year. People from all types of backgrounds can help, and it only takes few hours a month to make a big difference in the lives of those impacted by Parkinson’s. Please take a few minutes to learn more here . . […]

Power for Parkinson’s

For people with Parkinson’s, exercise is a vital component to maintaining balance, mobility and the ability to perform activities of daily living. Research from the Parkinson’s Outcomes Project shows that regular exercise enhances the quality of life. Establishing early exercise habits is an essential part of overall disease management. Power for Parkinson’s is a non-profit […]

Lakeway Area Support Group

Our Lakeway Area PD Support Group meets the 1st Tuesday of each month at 2:00 pm. Meetings take place at: Baylor Scott & White Rehab 2000 Medical Drive Lakeway, TX 78734 For additional information contact Kathy Lynch at 512-263-4500 Directions: Take Hwy 620 S to Birrell St. (near Post Office) Make a right onto Birrell St. […]

“Aware in Care” program and free kit

The Parkinson Foundation 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, the Parkinson Foundation 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.

Solo with Parkinson’s Support Group – Monthly on 1st Monday

This support group addresses the unique needs of those with Parkinson’s Disease living alone. Solo with Parkinson’s meets monthly on the 1st Monday, from 12:30 – 2:30 pm. Location: Westminster Manor, The Windsor Building, 4100 Jackson Avenue, Austin, TX 78731.  Meetings are held in the Arts Room. (Map) Mary Jo Hernandez is our facilitator for […]