Meeting Times and Location


The Movers and Shakers support group meets the fourth Saturday of the month at 10 am.

The July meeting will be the annual Parkinson's Conference July 18 at Pennington Biomedical Research Center. The group WILL NOT be meeting at St Paul Lutheran Church in July.

Meeting location: St Paul Lutheran Church
2021 Tara Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA

St Paul Lutheran Church is on the corner of Tara Blvd and Old Hammond Highway

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Hope to see you there!

Who We Are


We are husbands and wives, fathers, mothers, grandparents, children -- all of whom have had their lives touched by Parkinson's disease.

Many in the group are still working full-time. All are leading active lives, even as we deal with the realities of this disease.

We are committed to being informed on the latest in treatment, medications, and research. We gather together monthly for mutual support, ecouragement, advocacy, and information.

For more information, Contact Us »

The 4th Annual Parkinson's Conference
July 18, 2015 at Pennington Biomedical Research Center

For more information, and to register for the event, click here or go to www.pbrc.edu/events/parkinsons.

Be sure to register; limited seating available.



Parkinson's Disease Awareness Month and Fundraiser

April was National Parkinson's Disease Awareness month. The Movers and Shakers PD support group partnered with selected Baskin-Robbins Ice Cream Stores and a Raising Cane's to raise awareness of the disease and to raise funds for research to support the Michael J Fox Foundation.


You can still make a donation to the Michael J Fox foundation for Parkinson's Research.

For more information, or to donate now, click on the TeamFox logo above, or click here.

If you have trouble with this link, copy and paste the following URL into the web address bar of your web browser, and the Movers and Shakers Fundraiser page with the Michael J Fox Foundation should open: www.tinyurl.com/obomfca.

TELL YOUR FRIENDS AND FAMILY and invite them to participate as well!!



Shaking Up Parkinson's Disease Fundraiser