Current Month's Activities


Support group meetings

RANCHO BERNARDO Monday, January 7th 10am - Noon (NCPSG Sponsored)

  • First Monday of each month at San Rafael Catholic Church, 17252 Bernardo Center Drive, Rancho Bernardo

  • Speaker: Doris Flood and Mickey Burke, Personally Fit

  • Topic: The Importance of Exercise for People With Parkinsons

  • Care & Share Breakout Session & Refreshments.

  • Call Brigit King 858-354-2498

LA COSTA Wednesday, January 2nd 1pm - 3pm

  • First Wednesday of each month at Christ Presbyterian Church La Costa, 7807 Centella St, Carlsbad

  • Speaker: Shelley Federhart

  • Topic: Upwalker (an innovative upright walker)

  • Care & Share Breakout Session & Refreshments.

  • Call Rex McCoy 760-519-9588

OCEANSIDE - Wednesday, January 9th 1pm - 3pm (NCPSG Sponsored)

  • Second Wednesday of each month at First Presbyterian Oceanside, 2001 S. El Camino Real at Fire Mountain Drive, Oceanside

  • Speaker: Pete Fronte President/CEO Altura

  • Topic: Michael J. Fox Foundation - Fox Insight

  • Don't come expecting to just hear a lecture. Breakouts follow where people with Parkinson's and care partners meet separately to discuss issues and successes. Refreshments.

  • Call Paul Dawson 760-497-1200

FALLBROOK - Friday, January 25th 10 am - Noon (NCPSG Sponsored)

  • Normally held on Fourth Friday of each month at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 1620 S. Stage Coach Lane, Fallbrook

  • Speaker & Topic: To be determined

  • Call Irene Miller 760-731-0171

ATYPICAL Parkinson's (Caregivers only) - Wednesday, January 2nd 11am - 1pm

  • First Wednesday of every other month at Tri-City Wellness Center, 6250 El Camino Real, Carlsbad

  • Contact Darlene Gerow 619-806-9649

ATYPICAL Parkinson's (PwP & Caregivers) - Monday, January 21st 1pm - 3pm

  • Third Monday of the month at UCSD, East Campus, 9423 Health Science Drive, Medical Center Modular 1, Room 140, La Jolla

  • Call Darlene Gerow 619-806-9649

NCPSG Board of Directors - Wednesday, January 16th 1pm - 3 pm

  • Tri-City Wellness Center, 6250 El Camino Real, Carlsbad

  • Contact Paul Dawson 760-497-1200


CARDIFF LOCATION - Tuesdays & Thursdays 11am - noon (NCPSG Sponsored)

  • Encinitas Elks Lodge, 1393 Windsor Rd., Cardiff. Take I-5 to Santa Fe exit east to Windsor Rd. and turn right. (Fee Charged)

  • Call Betty Byrd 760-635-1144

OCEANSIDE LOCATION - Fridays 11am - noon

  • Tri-City Hospital, 4002 Vista Way, Oceanside, Assembly Room, check room on arrival. (Free) Valet Parking available.

  • Call Tracy Park, PT, 760-940-3617

DANCE FOR PARKINSON'S - Thursdays 2:30 pm - 3:30pm (NCPSG Sponsored)

  • Space donated by Performing Arts Workshop, 1465 Encinitas Blvd. A102, Encinitas (East of El Camino Real)

  • Led by Cheryl (Balbes) Mcllhon, professional dance instructor.

  • (Free) Optional social gathering following

  • Call Cheryl Mcllhon 248-755-7431

PERSONALLY FIT - Tuesdays & Thursdays 2pm - 3pm

  • Parkinson's exercise classes at Personally Fit in Rancho Bernado (Fee charged).

  • Call 858-485-6706 for more information. Silver Sneakers accepted for entrance. 



  • The music therapy program offers numerous music related activities for People with Parkinson's including Harmonica & drumming (fee charged).

  • For more information, call 858-485-6706 or email

Tremble Clefs - Therapeutic Singing - Tuesdays 1pm - 2:30pm

  • St. Andrews Episcopal Church, 890 Balour Dr., Encinitas

  • New members always welcome (Free).

  • Call Deanna Hastings at 619-363-0814 or check website:


Our small social groups gather on the third Monday when we don't have a large group activity in rotating private homes. Come and join us in a safe environment where we all understand and support each other. Contact Sam Cooper, Social Chair. Call or text 520-820-0339. Or email