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Wellness Warriors Parkinson’s Support Group to Meet on June 3, July 1

LONGMEADOW — JGS Lifecare has partnered with Dr. Katrina Banks to provide her Wellness Warriors support group. Its mission is to provide a supportive community for individuals living with Parkinson’s disease, their caregivers, and loved ones, aiming to empower and inspire each other to live well with Parkinson’s through education, exercise, and emotional support.

”By fostering a sense of belonging and understanding, we strive to enhance the quality of life for all members of our community,” said Banks, owner of Neurological Optimum Wellness Physical Therapy. “Together, we are warriors, fighting against Parkinson’s with courage, resilience, and hope.”

The in-person Parkinson’s support group will meet on Monday, June 3 and Monday, July 1 from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Light refreshments will be served. RSVP to Mary-Anne Schelb at (413) 935-1791 or mschelb@legacylifecare.org.