Welcome!

The mission of the Parkinson Network of Mt. Diablo is to provide information, resources, and social interaction to support people living with Parkinson’s Disease and their caregiving community. 


Meetings and Activities

Walnut Creek in-person support groups – Sat. Dec. 17
     Support Groups start at 10 am
     Holiday Feast in Oak Room at 11:30 am

        Speaker:  Heather Kennedy
        Topic:   “Gifts”      

Grace Presbyterian Church
2100 Tice Valley Blvd., Walnut Creek, CA


Tri-Valley in-person support group – Sat. Dec. 10
      10:30 am – 12 noon

Lynnewood United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall
4444 Black Ave., Pleasanton, CA


PD Fit Club – in-person exercise class led by Petra Fibrichova
Mondays – 10:00 – 11:15 am, Oak Room at Grace Presbyterian Church
(Bring your mat)  

The virtual meeting is a way to stay current with diagnosis, treatments, medications and ways to manage quality of life.
Click the box below for an introduction to PNMD Virtual Meetings:

                    virtual meeting PNMD print

On-line support groups, exercise and activity groups continue – more information below. We are continuing to produce Lunch and Learn programs on Zoom. 

 All of our recorded content is available on our YouTube channel.  The buttons below link to playlists –

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December Virtual Program Link

Multiple videos to keep you updated on important developments, resources and human stories in managing Parkinson’s Disease:

🎯  What’s New in Parkinson’s Treatment
🎯  Cueing Gait through Music
🎯  Music as Medicine
🎯  Parkinson’s Patients Fight Back
🎯  Gifted: Invisible Disability
🎯  PD Self: For those newly diagnosed with Parkinson’s


The Shaky Times Newsletter

December 2022 Shaky Times

  • Caregivers Corner: Sharing with Friends and Family
  • Exercise:  The Buddy System
  • Dental Health in PD
  • What I Learned about my Future
  • Difficulty Swallowing Medications

Previous issues of the Shaky Times


December In-Person Speaker

Saturday, December 17 – 11:30 am

Topic:  “Gifts”
Speaker: Heather Kennedy


Support Group Meetings on Zoom

We have organized Support Group meetings on Zoom so that we can connect with one another.

Women with Parkinson’s – first Saturday
Men with Parkinson’s – small groups – various times
Caregivers – first Friday

 

Contact information for these groups on the Meetings page.


Parkinson Exercise, Movement, Communication Classes

Details – Classes for Parkinson’s

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Become a member today or renew your membership! Click on this link to join or renew online!

If you have any questions, please contact us at 925-939-4210, or email  president@pnmd.net.

To sign up for emails or re-subscribe to emails from the Parkinson Network of Mt. Diablo,   Click Here

Mailing Address: P. O. Box 3127, Walnut Creek, CA 94598-0127

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