Orange County 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
Colleen Giddens  949-973-6904  colleengiddens@yahoo.com
Orange County Parkinson’s Disease Support Group Young Onset
Orange Coast Memorial Medical Center – Conference Room B
Meets the 1st Wednesday of each month from 6:00 to 7:30 PM
9920 Talbert Avenue, Fountain Valley, CA 92708
Facilitator – 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:
2nd Wednesday each month – 4:00PM – 5:30PM
146 West Bastanchury Road, Fullerton, CA 92833
Facilitator: Wanda Crow (714) 904-2249  wanda@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.
 Irvine Lakeview Support Group
4th Friday each month – 3:00PM – 4:30 PM
 Lakeview Community Center – 20 Lake Rd., Irvine, CA 92604
Facilitator: Claire McLean – 310-633-4273  Claire.McLean@csulb.edu
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
Facilitators: Paul Mooney 949-294-1678  paul5273@att.net
Sue Updike  717-392-1090  Updike@comcast.net
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
Evangelical Free Church – 2904 Brea Blvd., North Campus, Room 192, Fullerton, CA 92833
Facilitator: Chuck Warner (714) 635-5488 and Pat Bartosiewski
Saddleback Church Parkinson’s Support Group
1 Saddleback Parkway, Lake Forest, CA (in the Green Room, M-8, behind the Main Worship Center
2nd & 4th Wednesdays at 2:00PM – 4:00PM
Facilitators: Nancy & Lee Penney   (949) 293-8250
Website: www.saddlebackpd.org
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 http://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/ http://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 Monday – 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
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