Orange County Support Groups

See the following Locations, Days and Times for Your Local Support Groups:

Anaheim Support Group

1st Wednesday each month – 10 AM – 11:15AM
Anaheim Senior Center – 250 E. Center St., Anaheim, CA 92805
Facilitators: Lou & Joan Belanger – (714) 827-2808  louispapalou@roadrunner.com

Claremont Support Group

Second Saturday each month – 10:00 AM – 12:00 Noon
Joslyn Center, Weinberg Wing – 660 N. Mountain Avenue, LA, CA 91711
Facilitator: Roy Trujillo – (909) 399-5488 roytrujillo@verizon.net

Claremont Support Groups for Early-Onset

3rd Saturday each month – 10:00AM – 12 Noon
The Claremont Club, 1777 Monte Vista Ave., LA, CA 91711
Facilitator: Bonnie Varian – 909-947-0031 veryendb@yahoo.com

Corona del Mar Support Group

2nd & 4th Fridays each month – 10:30 AM – 12:00 Noon
The Oasis Senior Center: 801 Narcissus Ave., Corona Del Mar, CA 92625
Facilitators: David Bunch VOP 949 – 933-3198 macbunch@hotmail.com
Ron Addison 949 – 644-8787 rsaddison@cox.net

Dana Point/San Clemente Support Groups:

4th Tuesday each Month – 2:00PM – 3:30PM
Aegis of Dana Point – 26922 Camino De Estrella, Dana Point, CA 92624
Facilitators: Paula Dillon 949-487-5181 fpdillon@cox.net
Dale Wood 949-422-9555 daletj93@yahoo.com

Orange County Parkinson’s Disease Support Group Young Onset

Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center
Meets 1st Thursday of each month from 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM
Meets 3rd Thursday of each month from 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM
18035 Brookhurst Street, Fountain Valley, CA 92708
Facilitator – Alexis Samudia & Theresa Stern – (714) 378-5022 tmazziottastern@memorialcard.org

Orange County Parkinson’s Disease Support Group

Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center – Conference Room A
Meets the 3rd Thursday of each month from 10:00 to 11:15 AM
9920 Talbert Avenue, Fountain Valley, CA 92708
Facilitator – Theresa Stern – (714) 378-5022 tmazziottastern@memorialcard.org

Fullerton Support Group

Resource Center
2nd Wednesday each month – 4:00PM – 5:00PM
130 South Bastanchury ave, Fullerton, CA. 92835
Facilitator: Kyle Vanderheide 714-732-6039 kyle@horizonsupportservices.com

Korean-American Support Group – Fullerton

2nd Friday each month – 10:00AM – 12:00PM
Fullerton Senior Center – 340 W. Commonwealth Avenue, Fullerton
Facilitators: Livia Kim – (714) 317-7484 jliviakim@gmail.com
*This group is conducted in both English and Korean language.

Coffee & Chat Groups – Irvine

Every Tuesday 10:30AM – 12:00PM
Atria Woodbridge – One Witherspoon, Irvine, CA 92604
Facilitators: Bruce Hird 714-662-7849 h5best@aol.com
David Bunch 949-933-3198 macbunch@hotmail.com

Iranian Support Groups

2nd Tuesday of each month – 5:00PM – 7:00PM
Hoag Hospital Irvine – 16200 Sand Canyon Road, Classroom #1
Facilitators: Amir Rouhani & Jim Navai – (949) 499-0799 arouhani8@gmail.com
*This group is conducted in both the English and the Farsi language.

Rancho Santa Margarita Support Group:

3rd Thursday each month- 4:00PM – 5:30PM
The Bell Tower Plaza – 22232 El Paseo, Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 92688
Website: www.rsmpdsg.com

Parkinson’ s Support Group – Early Onset

Members Home – Email for location
This class meets the fourth Thursday of every month from 10:00 am – 11:00 am.
Facilitator – Susan Wong, RN 714-343-1623 contactcpg4info@gmail.com
Who Should Attend: All

Newport Beach Group – Family, Friends & Caregiver Parkinson Support Network

1st Monday of each month – 10:30AM – 12:00 Noon
520 Superior Ave., Conference Rm #2 – Newport Beach, CA 92663
Facilitators: Tina Precht – jtprecht@AOL.com
*This group will focus on support and information exchange. The group is open to family members, care-partners and friends of people with Parkinson’s

Corona Del Mar Support Group

Meets 2nd Thursday of the month at 7:00 PM
Facilitator = Jo Rosen 877-775-4111
Oasis Senior Center, 801 Narcissus, Corona del Mar, CA

Parkinson’s Telephone Education/Support Conference

2nd Tuesday of every month
Parkinson’s Disease Research, Education, and Clinical Center
“PD at Home” Call Toll Free: 1-800-767-1750 Code: 54321#

Fullerton Faith-Based Parkinson’s Support Group

1st Monday 10 AM – 11 AM
Evangelical Free Church – 2904 Brea Blvd., North Campus, Room 192, Fullerton, CA 92833
Facilitator: Chuck & Marilyn Warner (714) 635-5488 cf_mj@sbcglobal.net

Saddleback Church Parkinson’s Support Group (Plaza Bldg. P-102)

1 Saddleback Parkway – Back of Campus
2nd Wednesday at 2:00PM – 4:00PM
Facilitators: Nancy & Lee Penney (949) 293-8250
Website: www.saddlebackpd.org

Laguna Parkinson’s Disease Support Group

Laguna Hills Health & Rehabilitation – Left of Main Entrance
1st Friday each month – 10:00AM – 12:00PM
24452 Health Center Dr. Laguna Hills, CA. 92653
Facilitator – David A. Bunch VOP – 949-933-3198 macbunch@hotmail.com

Laguna Hills – Can Do Club
Saddleback Memorial Medical Center – Conf. Rooms 2
4th Thursday each month – 10:00AM – 11:30AM
24451 Health Center Dr., Laguna Hills, CA. 92653
Facilitator – Theresa Stern – (714) 378-5022 tmazziottastern@memorialcard.org

Laguna Woods Brain/Health (Neuro Support)

1st Tuesday each month – 2:00PM – 3:00PM
Community Center Building – Pine Room
24351 El Toro Road, Laguna Woods, CA. 92654
Facilitator – Lisa Doyle – 949-426-1598 lisa.doyle00@gmail.com

South Orange County Parkinson’s Disease Support Group

Norman Murray Sr. Cntr.
1st Thursday each month – 4:00PM – 6:00PM
24932 Veterans Way, Mission Viejo, CA. 92692
Facilitator – Dave Orlowski – www.rsmpdsg.com

Exercise/Wellness Support Groups For Patient & Caregiver/Guest

ATX – Authentic Therapeutix 
A combination of several exercise types. Every Monday at 12:30

Elizabeth Logue (657) 464-9628 , elizabeth@atxworx.com www.atxworx.com
Elizabeth Logue Licenses Physical Therapist, Registered Chriistian Yoga Teacher, Certified Therapeutic Yoga Teacher, former Certified Senior Strength Trainer and Level II Tai Chi for Arthritis Instructor

A Balance of Yoga and Wellness Studio
Canyon Wellness Center – 6200 E. Canyon Rim Road #212E, Anaheim Hills, CA 92807
Tuesdays at 1:00pm
Allison – 714-469-7810 or 714-469-7810

Rock Steady Boxing – Fighting Back Against Parkinson’s
Rock Steady Boxing SC – 2990 Grace Lane, Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Anne Adams (949) 370-0607 Anne@rocksteadyboxingsc.com www.RockSteadyBoxingSC.com
Mondays/Wednesdays – 1PM – 2:30PM
Cost $120/month

Water Aerobics – Parkinson’s
Magnolia Physical Therapy & Aquatic Rehab Center
19032 Magnolia Street
Huntington Beach, CA 92646

Tremble Clefs Music Therapy Group – Laguna Hills
Singing group for speech and swallowing therapy and enjoyment for patients and caregivers.tune” to join. Learn more
Every Thursday – 9:30AM — 11:00 AM
Florence Sylvester Senior Center, 23721 Moulton Parkway, Laguna Hills
Karen Skipper, Director 949- 945-6200 kmsmusic@cox.net

Ballroom Dancing for Parkies
Pacific Coast Academy of Dance, 25732 Taladro Circle, Mission Viejo, CA
Mondays at 12:45pm

Huntington Beach Dancing with DuFaults
Hoag Hospital – Instructors: Bob & Nancy DuFault (714-974-1470)
520 Superior Ave., Newport Beach, CA
Every Monday – 1:00 – 2:30 pm

Gentle Yoga for Parkinson’s
Thursdays at 11:30am
Orange Senior Center – 170 S. Olive Street, Orange, CA 92866
Allison – 714-469-7810 or 714-469-7810

CPG – Support Group for Young Onset and Families
Meets second Tuesday of every month – 6:30 – 8:00 PM
Location takes place either at the home of a member
or a local venue in Orange County near Irvine, CA
Website: www.calparkinsons.org
Email: contactcpg4info@gmail.com

CPG Care Partner’s Support Group
Meet each month at a location in central Orange County
Typically meet on Saturday mornings at 10:00 AM
Contact: Susan at yopdcarepartner@gmail.com – (714) 343-1623