Parkinson's Disease Caregiver Support Group (Saint Barnabas)

Saint Barnabas Medical Center in conjunction with The Leon and Toby Cooperman JCC in West Orange, NJ, offers an innovative program designed to address the unique needs of individuals with Parkinson’s disease and other neuromuscular/movement disorders.

This program is just one example of how JCC MetroWest and Saint Barnabas Medical Center are working together to provide specialized health and wellness services to the community.

The Parkinson's Caregiver Support Group is for those caring for a loved one with Parkinson’s and other neuromuscular/movement disorders.

Registration is required. For more information, please call 973-322-8195.

Additional Classes:

  • Tai Chi Chih -- a set of movements completely focused on the development of an intrinsic energy called Chi.
  • Strength Training -- a proven method for improvement of balance, slowness, tremor, and rigidity.
  • Parkinson's Support Group – a group for those with Parkinson’s and other neuromuscular/movement disorders to talk, share and learn from each other.
  • Parkinson's Early Onset Support Group - for individuals around 60 or younger who have been diagnosed with Early Onset Parkinson’s disease. Support focuses on topics relating to active lifestyle, employment and family.
  • Sing for Your Health - an innovative program, designed for individuals with Parkinson's and other neuromuscular/movement disorders, focuses on vocal training and tips, sound healing and meditation and singing for joy!

Contact Info: Email: Lauren.Norcross@rwjbh.org

Saint Barnabas Wellness Institute at Leon & Toby Cooperman JCC MetroWest

760 Northfield Ave.

West Orange, NJ 07052


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