Veterans and Parkinson’s: Exploring the Multidisciplinary Approach to Care

 | 9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. CT
(Check-In starts at 9 a.m.)

For many Veterans living with Parkinson's disease, one of the most common needs and challenges is maintaining their independence. We will hear from Parkinson's disease experts and discuss how to access treatment services through the VA Healthcare System. 

Join us as we discuss what a multidisciplinary approach to care looks like, as well as alternative and recreational therapies that provide a more complete approach to the care of a veteran.

Attend In-Person


COVID SAFETY: We’re closely monitoring the coronavirus pandemic and following all local and state regulations for your health and safety. For the safety of the Parkinson’s community, we’re asking our participants to follow city and state guidelines regarding mask usage and social distancing safety protocols. Changes to the event date and location may be made, if necessary. Thank you for doing your part to help protect our community!


Speakers:

Kalea L. Colletta, DO Edward Hines, Jr. Veterans Affairs Hospital

Laura Chalcraft, MS, CCC-SLP
Edward Hines, Jr. Veterans Affairs Hospital

This program is open to people with Parkinson's, their family, friends, and the community. There is no charge to attend, but registration is required. 

Event Date

Event Time
9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. CT (Check-in at 9 a.m.) Refreshments will be served!

Event Location

Robert E. Coulter, Jr. American Legion
900 S. La Grange Road
La Grange, IL 60525
United States

Fees:

FREE

Contact Name:

Jessica Bartsch

Contact Email:

jbartsch@parkinson.org

Contact Phone

(312) 762-5706

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