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 : donna.greening@parkinson.ca

Notes :

Meets on Thursdays – see below for dates

***Special evening presentation:
Friday, November 22 – 7:00 PM  – Diana Steski, Intake Social Worker, Holy Family Nursing Home – “Transitioning into Long Term Care”

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”
Nov 14 – 1:00 PM – Louise Chernetz – “My Story”
Nov 22 – 7:00 PM  Friday – Diana Steski, Intake Social Worker, Holy Family Nursing Home – “Transitioning into Long Term Care”
Nov 28 – 1:00 PM – Dr. Kim Wiebe – “Medical Assistance in Dying (MAID)”
Dec 12 – 1:00 PM – Tina Holland, Mood Disorders Association of Manitoba – “Don’t Let Anxiety Keep You from Living Life to the Fullest”

Future dates: TBA