Support Programs

Parkinson’s WA Support Programs

Dance

Consistent interaction within a close-knit community of a dance class helps to combat social isolation and depression while empowering participants with a sense of physical possibility and artistic achievement.
Proudly sponsored by Allens Linklaters
Our Dance For Parkinson’s Support Programs run on a weekly basis and includes a free morning tea afterwards.
If you are interested in joining a class please contact the office directly to confirm space and enrolment details. Registration is essential.
Call (08) 6457 7373 or email: info@parkinsonswa.org.au

Class Start Dates:
Maylands
11.00am-12.00noon
Friday, 03 February 2017
Mandurah
10.30am-11.30am
Thursday, 02 February 2017
Yoga

Yoga reduces muscle rigidity in people with Parkinson’s and increases strength, balance and flexibility. It is also great for balancing our emotions. For anyone with a neurological condition, partners and carers.

Our Park Yoga Support Program runs on a weekly basis. If you are interested in joining a class please contact the office to confirm space and enrolment details.
Call (08) 6457 7373 or email: info@parkinsonswa.org.au

Class Start Dates:
Karawara
10am-12.00noon
Wednesday, 01 March 2017
Singing

Singing out loud exercises the lungs and abdominal muscles. Singing is also a natural mood regulator, it relaxes and invigorates.

Bunbury classes are supported by City of Bunbury.

Our Parkin Song Support Programs run on a weekly basis and includes a free morning tea.
If you are interested in joining a class please contact the office directly to confirm space and enrolment details. Registration is essential.
Call (08) 6457 7373 or email: info@parkinsonswa.org.au

Class Start Dates:
Karawara
11am -1pm
Tuesday, 02 May 2017
Mirrrabooka
10.30am-12.30pm
Thursday, 02 February 2017
Bunbury
10.30am-12.30pm
Friday, 03 February 2017
Tai Chi

Although originally a Martial Art, Tai Chi is an excellent form of exercise with many health benefits including improving posture and balance.
Our Tai Chi Support Program run on a weekly basis and include a free morning tea afterwards.
If you are interested in joining a class please contact the office directly to confirm space and enrolment details. Registration is essential.
Call (08) 6457 7373 or email: info@parkinsonswa.org.au

Class Start Dates:
Leederville
10.30am-12.00noon
Monday, 16 January 2017