Parkinson Association of the Rockies



Upcoming Events (click on date for more information)
November 2: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Colorado Springs - The Doctor Is In
Village at Skyline, 2365 Patriot Heights, Colorado Springs
November 1611:30 am - 3:00 pm
Loveland - The Doctor Is In
Medical Center of the Rockies, 2500 Rocky Mt. Ave., Loveland
November 16:  Longmont - Party with a House
Old Chicago, 1805 Industrial Cir., Longmont
November 23: Denver - Party with a House
Old Chicago. 1280 S. Colorado Blvd., Denver
Join us in Keystone for Beyond the Limits
Global Community Conference on Parkinson's Disease:
Watch for details to come.
For more information or to register, please call
(303) 830-1839 or email 
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Party for Parkinson's - Party with a House
What House? A Gingerbread House!
Join us in a competition for the best decorated gingerbread house while raising awareness of Parkinson's disease. Proceeds will benefit the programs and services provided by the Parkinson Association of the Rockies to support, strengthen and empower the Parkinson's community in Colorado. Click for more info!
$25.00/person | $80.00/team of four
When & Where
Saturday's 9:00-10:30 am 
November 16th | Longmont Old Chicago - 1805 Industrial Cir. 
November 23rd | Denver Old Chicago - 1280 S. Colorado Blvd. 
Space is Limited - Register Today! 
(45 teams/location)
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Support Group Announcements & Reminders


SURVEY:  Your input is important.  Please respond to this short survey if you are interested in our starting a new support group in Parker


NEW CarePartner Support Group - Get acquainted lunch

Heritage Club - 6450 S. Boston St., Greenwood Village

Get acquainted lunch - Wednesday, October 30,2013

RSVP by Nov 28 to Bruce at or 303-268-8001.


New Longmont Evening Support Group

MONDAYS FOLLOWING the SECOND Wednesday of each month - 6:30 pm - 8:00 p.m.

Longmont Senior Center, 910 Longs Peak Ave., Longmont


Longmont CarePartner's Luncheon

First Tuesday every other EVEN month - 11:30

Perkins Restaurant - 2051 Main St., Longmont


Eagle River Valley Support Group starts new Parkinson's Boot Camp

Tuesdays and Thursdays, Nov. 5 - Dec. 31 at 5:30 pm.

WECMRD Field House, Edwards, CO

Program is FREE - Required sign-up by Nov. 1 - call the Field House at 970-766-5555


Roaring Fork Valley Support Group - NEW TIME
Third Tuesday of the ODD months from 4:30-5:30

El Jebel Community Center,  0020 Eagle Country Dr.



The ParkinsonAssociation is looking for support group leaders. No special qualifications are required other than a desire to help others and knowledgeable about Parkinson's disease.  If you are interested in volunteering as a support group leader please email


The Parkinson Association offers several Support Groups throughout Colorado and we encourage you to to visit other support groups.   

Welcome Dr. Richard Salazar
 We are privileged to welcome Dr. Richard Salazar, a movement disorder specialist, to Colorado.  Dr. Salazar's practice, Parkview Neurology Services, is located in Pueblo, CO.  His clinical practice focuses on movement disorders, including Parkinson's disease and related syndromes, essential tremor, tic disorder, and dystonia with particular interest in deep brain stimulation (DBS) therapy and Botulinum toxin injections. 
Dr. Salazar completed his residency in Neurology at Henry Ford Hospital, Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, MI and completed his speciality training as a fellow in Movement Disorders at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore.