Winnipeg – River Ridge

Address :
River Ridge Retirement Residence - Building 1 in the Theatre - 50 Ridgecrest Ave, Winnipeg, MB R2V 4Z4

Start Time : 1:00 PM

End Time : 2:00 PM

Contact Name : Donna Greening, Parkinson Canada - Winnipeg office

Contact Telephone : 1-800-565-3000 Ext 3440

Contact Email :

Notes :

Meets on Thursdays – see below for dates

You do NOT have to be a resident or River Ridge to attend.  Programs are open to both residents and non-residents of River Ridge with Parkinson’s disease, their families and caregivers.  Residents of River Ridge are also welcome to attend regardless of whether or not they have Parkinson’s disease as much of the information shared can be of benefit to everyone.

Meetings take place in the Theatre on the main floor.  Admission is by buzzer on wall between the front glass doors.  For security, sign-in is required at Entry and Exit.  Parking is available on parking lot between River Ridge I and River Ridge II. You may drop off those with mobility challenges at the door then park.

This Year’s Theme is: “Better, Stronger, Smarter”

Sep 19 – 1:00 PM – My Story: TED Talks by Emma Lawton: “What Parkinson’s has taught me” “Is ‘Confidence’ in my DNA?” and TED Talk by Tim Hague, Sr.: “Beginning life with Parkinson’s disease at the age of 42”
Oct 03 – 1:00 PM – TBA
Oct 17 – 1:00 PM – TBA
Oct 31 – 1:00 PM – Donna Greening, Parkinson Canada – “ACT on Time” program
Nov 14 – 1:00 PM – TBA
Nov 28 – 1:00 PM – TBA
Dec 12 – 1:00 PM – TBA
Dec 26 – 1:00 PM – Meeting Cancelled

Future dates: TBA