SupportLiving with Parkinson’s disease can be very challenging and will definitely have an impact on your life. Northwest Ohio has a large and active PD community with support groups, a quarterly newsletter and an annual symposium. These resources can help you learn about and manage your Parkinson’s disease. Take advantage of them whether you have PD, you care for someone with PD or are a friend or family member of someone with PD!




Ashland County
2nd Tuesday 2:00 p.m.
Belmont Tower
2140 Center Street, Ashland, OH
John Rowsey 419-289-1585

Auglaize County
3rd Monday 2:00-3:00 p.m.
March – October and 3rd Monday in November at 1:00 pm
Joint Township District Memorial Hospital
200 St. Clair Street, St. Mary’s, OH 45885
Linda Dicke 419-394-3335

Group in Fulton County
First Tuesday of the Month 1:00 pm
St. Martins Lutheran Church
203 S. De ance St., Archbold, OH 43502
Bonnie Lauber 419-445-9516

Hancock County 50 North
3rd Monday 1:15 pm
50 North – 339 E. Melrose Ave., Findlay, OH 45840
Mark and Deb Fisher 419-423-4524

Lima Area
1st Thursday of each month,
1:00-2:00 pm – NO meetings in December, January and February
Grace Community Church
4359 Allentown Lima, OH 45807
Beth Hartoon 419-226-9019

Parkinson Project of NW Ohio Young On-Set Group
2nd Wednesday 7:00 p.m.
*Meets every Month EXCEPT July
Hilton Garden Inn Levis Commons
Toni & Bob Lesinksi 419-385-4330

ProMedica Memorial Hospital/Seneca County
PD Support Group
2nd Tuesday 2:00 p.m.
Meets every other month: Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sept, Nov
First United Church, 1500 Tiffin Ave., Fremont, OH 43420
Lesley King 419-334-6630

Putnam County
4th Wednesday 11:15 am-12:45 pm
NO meetings in December, January and February
Henry’s Restaurant
810 N. Locust St., Ottawa OH 45875
Beth Hartoon 419-226-9019

1st Thursday Each month, 3:00-4:30 pm
Firelands Hospital, South Campus
Community Resource Room
1912 Hayes Ave., Sandusky, OH 44870
Angela Myers 419-625-3005

Western Ohio
3rd Thursday 2:00 p.m.
New location: Briarwood Village
100 Don Desch Dr., Coldwater OH 45828
Alicia Koester 419-678-2851

Williams County
3rd Monday 12:30 pm
*Months with County holidays – the 4th Monday
Bryan Senior Center, 1201 South Portland, Bryan, OH 43506
Senior Center number 419-636-4047
Laura Rohlf 419-924-2927

Shakin’ Not Stirred’s Monroe County and Contiguous Area Parkinson’s Support Group
Held 3rd Wednesday of Month, 6:30 pm except July and August
Nature Center – 4925 E. Dunbar Rd., Monroe, MI 48161
Jennifer Traver 734-497-5683

The Waterford at Levis Commons Perrysburg
3rd Tuesday of the Month 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
7100 S. Wilkinson Way, Perrysburg, OH 43551
Michael Zickar



Toledo Caregivers (C.A.R.E.S.) Support Group
1st Monday 6:30 pm (except Holidays)
Genacross Lutheran Services
2001 Perrysburg-Holland, Holland, OH 43528
Kristen Schuchmann 419-383-6737
Lisa Keaton 419-383-6770

Caregiver Support Group of Fulton County
Meet 3rd Wednesday of the Month 10:00 am
St Martins Lutheran Church
203 S. De ance St., Archbold, OH 43502
Bonnie Lauber 419-445-6516


Exercise Groups