You are invited to our second annual open house

The PEWC will hold our second annual Open House both in person and on Zoom on Saturday, October 17th from 10 am to 1 pm. Those living with Parkinson's, loved ones, friends, caregivers, OT/PT professionals, neurologists, and the general public are invited. Live and online demonstrations will be held for each program that the PEWC offers. Please see below for the lineup of demonstrations. The Zoom meeting will open at 10 am on the 17th. Attend the Zoom meeting here. 

10:00-10:15  Introduction to the Team and our programs
10:15-10:30  In-person Rock Steady Boxing
10:40-10:55 In-person PWR! Moves
11:00-11:15  Zoom Rock Steady Boxing
11:20-11:35  Zoom Movin & Shakin Dance
11:40-11:55  Zoom Pilates
12:00-12:15  Zoom Rock Steady Boxing
12:15-12:30  Zoom PWR! Moves
12:30-12:45  PARTE (Parkinson's--Art of Expression)
12:45-1:00  Closing Conversation
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You are invited to our second annual open house

The PEWC will hold our second annual Open House both in person and on Zoom on Saturday, October 17th from 10 am to 1 pm. Those living with Parkinson's, loved ones, friends, caregivers, OT/PT professionals, neurologists, and the general public are invited. Live and online demonstrations will be held for each program that the PEWC offers. Please see below for the lineup of demonstrations. The Zoom meeting will open at 10 am on the 17th. Attend the Zoom meeting here. 

10:00-10:15  Introduction to the Team and our programs
10:15-10:30  In-person Rock Steady Boxing
10:40-10:55 In-person PWR! Moves
11:00-11:15  Zoom Rock Steady Boxing
11:20-11:35  Zoom Movin & Shakin Dance
11:40-11:55  Zoom Pilates
12:00-12:15  Zoom Rock Steady Boxing
12:15-12:30  Zoom PWR! Moves
12:30-12:45  PARTE (Parkinson's--Art of Expression)
12:45-1:00  Closing Conversation

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CORONAVIRUS/
COVID-19 INFO




At this time, classes are being physically held at The Parkinson's Exercise and Wellness Center.  As a precaution to our clients and staff, we are limiting in person participation. Nonetheless, we are still teaching over 20 classes remotely with video conferencing. if you are interested in our onsite or virtual training programs taught by our certified coaches. Please email info@thepewc.org for more information.


Please stay safe and healthy in this uncertain time. Thank you for your patience and understanding.


Sincerely,

Sarrisa, Staff & Board






KC'S ORIGINAL

501(c)(3) Nonprofit Parkinson's-Only Wellness Center

Recent studies suggest that exercise is a physiological tool that guides brain health, protection, repair and adaptation after neurodegeneration occurs. Exercise triggers the plasticity, thus potentially slowing the progression of Parkinson's Disease. The Parkinson's Exercise and Wellness Center is a one-of-a-kind 501(c)(3) nonprofit facility in the greater Kansas City region, dedicated solely to Parkinson's Disease and Parkinson's Plus at any stage and offers an array of exercise therapies to fight back against the symptom of PD. The Certified and experienced coaching staff utilizes Rock Steady Boxing, PWR!Moves, Theatrical Expression, Dance and Rhythm Therapy, Yoga, and Mat Pilates for people with PD and other movement disorders as a complementary therapy to traditional medicine. Our Mission is to provide "exercises for a stronger body, education and resources for a stronger mind, and camaraderie and support for a stronger spirit."

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Exercise is our prescribed medicine
WE ARE the FIGHTERS!
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Exercise is our prescribed medicine
WE ARE the FIGHTERS!

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All classes are taught by Certified Personal Trainers and utilize an exercise program that attacks Parkinson's at its vulnerable neurological points. While focusing on overall fitness, strength training, reaction time and balance, workouts include: ring work, focus mitts, heavy bags, speed bags, double-ended bags, jump rope, core work, calisthenics and circuit weight training. 

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