The following changes and additions to Support Groups as of 5/7/15:

NEW SUPPORT GROUP TO START IN MT. PLEASANT ON JUNE 1
Central Michigan University Dept. of Counseler Education is sponsoring a new support group.  First meeting:  Monday, June 1 at 7 pm.... featuring Dr. Glen Ackerman (MSU Movement Disorder Clinic), with introduction by Debby Orloff, MPF's CEO. 

Contact Dr. Terry McGlasson 989-774-6527.
Location:  Education & Human "S"ervices Building #322, 3rd floor Further sessions to be announced.


Barry County/Hastings Support Group TIME CHANGE      2nd Wednesday, 5:00 - 6:30 pm
          Barry County Commission on Aging
          320 West Woodlawn Avenue, Hastings MI 49058
          Contact:  Tammy Pennington (269)948-4856

MONROE SUPPORT GROUP is temporarily discontinued.  Contact MPF for further information.

ROCHESTER SUPPORT GROUP MOVED TO OPC (Older Persons Commission) on May 6

     New time: 6:00 - 8:00 pm
     Address:  650 Letecia Drive, Rochester MI 48307
     Contacts:  Nancy Knitter (248)852-8464;  Pat Yarnold (248)759-4562

GROUPS CHANGE TIME OF MEETING:

     Battle Creek Young Onset Group:          New Time:  4:30 pm

     Jackson Support Group:                            New Time:  6:15 pm

     Muskegon Support Group:                       New Time:     10:00 AM

LANSING  DIALOG GROUP AND CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUPS CHANGE LOCATION:

   Congregation Shaarey Zedek
   1924 Coolidge, East Lansing MI 48823

NEW SUPPORT GROUP  STARTS IN DEARBORN!!!
         
2nd Wednesday of each month at 7 pm
               Dearborn Senior Center at the Ford Community and Performing Arts
                   15801 Michigan Ave  - Club Room 3
                   Dearborn MI 48126
        Contact Alysha Goodwin at (313)806-4296

NORTHWEST OAKLAND at HURON VALLEY/SINAI HOSPIAL - has disbanded

NEW FACILITATORS:

    Gratiot County:  Welcome to Scott Hicks, LPN (989)875-5269 as facilitator.  Thank you
           to Jen Cook for 13 fabulous years!

   Howell:  Stuart Blatt, RPT, PhD, will head the support group AND the weekly exercise          program (810) 923-8970

    Manistee:    Tootie Rowell (231)723-8854
           Note:  Jeannie Lewis is back, also!!!

    Novi:  Ruthann Lapham has moved.  Rhonda Kotzen, RPT continues on

    Warren:  Nora Palanjian, DPT, will only head the exercise group
            Stacey Turner, RPT, and Mrin Dear, OTR, are new support group Facilitators

NEW - Leelenau County Support Group
         3rd Thursdays at 2 pm
         Leelanau Government Center
         8527 E. Government Center Drive, Leelanau MI
         Contact:  April Missias, Director,  (231)256-8125

NEW - West Bloomfield: new  exercise program with Dr. Stuart Blatt, RPT
        Beginning Thursday, October 23, 2014         Thursdays at 11:00 am - 12 noon
               Hechtman II Apartments, 3rd Floor Game Room
    6690 W. Maple, West Bloomfield MI 48322
        Contact:  Linda Klein  (248)592-2318