New Community Wellness Program starting in Newton, MA this September

A new Community Based Wellness Program will begin at the West Suburban YMCA in Newton, MA. Sessions will be held on Wednesdays and Fridays from 11:30am to 1:00pm starting in mid-September 2013. The Community Based Wellness Program is designed to help individuals with Parkinson's disease learn to manage their health more effectively in order to improve day-to-day function and quality of life. Under the guidance of physical, occupational, and speech therapists, participants will learn exercises and problem solving approaches to managing daily mobility, self-care, and communication issues.

For more information on this program, contact Hanna Pink at 617-244-8480.

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