Parkinson’s Boot Camp™

Announcing the Ninth Annual
Northeast Ohio
Parkinson’s Boot Camp™

Saturday, September 9, 2017
9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Doors open at 8:30 a.m. for registration.

JOHN S. KNIGHT CENTER

77 East Mill Street | Akron, Ohio 44308
Driving directions to the John S. Knight Center

Take control of your PD. Experience this free hands-on event where you’ll learn exercise techniques, mind and body wellness practices and invigorating skills to manage your Parkinson’s. Breakfast and lunch are provided at this all-day event.

Seating is limited. Preregistration is required.

Topics

  • Benefits of exercise
  • Medical and surgical therapies
  • Parkinson's research
  • And more

Also featuring special educational sessions for family members.

Care Partner Workshop

The year’s Boot Camp also features a special session for care partners and family members. Availability is limited so please call 216-983-MOVE (6683) to register for this special workshop. Registration is accepted on first-come, first-serve basis. Topics for this session include:

  • Strengthening family relationships
  • Maintaining identity
  • Identifying resources
  • Planning for the future

NOTE: If you sign up for the Care Partner Workshop and are attending the Boot Camp with a person with Parkinson’s, you must have another care partner at the Boot Camp so that your loved one with Parkinson’s is not left unattended.

Parking

Free valet parking will be provided. Your valet parking voucher will be mailed with your registration packet. Self-parking is available in the surrounding lots.

Lodging (if needed)

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Courtyard Marriott Akron Downtown, 41 Furnace Street, Akron, Ohio 44308. Please call 330-252-9228 to make reservations. Please mention the Parkinson’s Boot Camp to get a special group rate of $119 a night for September 8-10. Hotel reservations can also be made at Marriott.com/cakdt.

If you have any questions, please call 216-983-MOVE (6683).

Brought to you by

Parkinson's Boot Camp Sponsors

Registration

This year, to better manage our attendance we are requiring individual registrations. If there is more than one person in your party please register them each separately.

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