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SUPPORT GROUPS

Support groups can provide information and access to a wide range of medical experts. They can assist caregivers in coping with the challenges associated with the disease. These special groups of people give and receive fellowship and support from people sharing similar experiences. You’re invited to attend any and all support groups to find the one that is the best fit for you. Each support group offers something wonderful!

PARKINSON'S SUPPORT GROUP
SPRINGFIELD AREA

Offers care-and-share support for those affected by PD and their loved ones. Also hosts educational learning opportunities with professional guest speakers.

The Bodysmith 

1136 E. St. Louis St. 

Springfield, MO 65806

Meetings the second Saturday of the month at 11 AM.

417-865-0500

COXHEALTH PARKINSON’S SUPPORT GROUP FOR SENIORS
SPRINGFIELD AREA

This group is available for caregivers and those who have been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease that are age 65+. 
Masks are required.

Meyer Orthopedic and Rehabilitation Hospital  

3535 S. National Ave 

Springfield, MO 65807 

Meetings held the 3rd Wednesday of every month at 2:30 PM.

Please call if you’re interested in attending or have questions.  

417-269-3616

PARKINSON'S SUPPORT GROUP
SPRINGFIELD AREA

Provides faith-based support for Parkinson's disease.

King's Way United Methodist Church

2401 S. Lone Pine Ave.

Springfield, MO 65804

Meetings held the 3rd Tuesday of the month at 2 PM and 6 PM.

417-881-6363

PARKINSON'S SUPPORT GROUP
BRANSON WEST AREA

Hosted by the Stone County Health Department, these meetings offer PD support paired with monthly educational learning opportunities from professional guest speakers in the area.

11016 State Hwy 76, Ste 11
Branson West, MO 65737

Meetings held 1st Thursday of the month at 12 PM.

417-357-6134

PARKINSON'S SUPPORT GROUP
OZARK AREA

Meetings are informative and educational based about Parkinson's disease and its symptoms.

Sharlin Health & Neurology

5508 N. Farmer Branch Road

Ozark, MO 65721

Meetings held the fourth Monday of the month at 10 AM.

Virtual options are available.

 417-485-4330

MERCY PARKINSON'S SUPPORT GROUP
JOPLIN AREA

Offers share-and-care opportunities along with educational guest speakers.

Mercy Hospital Joplin

100 Mercy Way, Conference Room 1

Joplin, MO 65804

Meetings held every Monday at 3:30 PM. Virtual option is available.

417-556-2263

PARKINSON'S SUPPORT GROUP
CARTHAGE AREA

Support group meetings for Parkinson's families.

Fair Acres Family YMCA

2600 Grand Ave.

Carthage, MO 64836

Meetings held 3rd Monday of the month at 11:30 AM.

417-358-1070