August Message From PRO President Jo Rosen

This month, PRO is really percolating with new Projects, Referrals, Opportunities along with information, inspiration, hope, and encouragement.

The Partnership with MACY’S SHOP FOR A CAUSE has a new twist that offers huge support for PRO. Read the details here.

As we continuously work to support the PRO mission ensuring “No-one is isolated because of Parkinson’s” we can’t forget to HAVE FUN along the way…  Our PINO AND PAINTING FOR PRO event is almost sold out! Just a few spaces available, Check here for details.

The BELMONT CAR SHOW IS ALWAYS FUN, September 10 marks our 9th year having a booth and sharing the good work of PRO with new friends. Mark your calendars for a wonderful experience and come visit us.

The BIG news our ON THE ROAD TO THE CURE symposium October 28th.   We are in the planning stages of an exciting, informative full day of presenters, an impressive roster of Wellness Village booths and representatives, A VIP reception the 27th and a wonderful evening of fine food and entertainment on the 28th. Meet and talk with the experts, ask questions and leave the symposium informed and inspired.  Registration details will be coming soon, check our website under Special Events, Facebook, Linked In and Twitter. All the detail will be in our Newsletter as well. to the website, social media and the newsletter for further details

Our NEW WEBSITE is scheduled to launch September 1. Every part of our information filled site is being redesigned with YOU, the viewer, in mind and we can hardly wait to share it. Finding the information you need, connecting with professionals in the WELLNESS VILLAGE that understand the Parkinson’s journey and being motivated and inspired will be EASY and enjoyable.

To keep everything moving forward, providing exceptional communication and personnel to answer the needs of our community is indeed costly.  Without YOU we could not do what we do. Thank You for your tax-deductible donations giving us the opportunity to help: MORE people, MORE often, MORE timely, with MORE information in a MORE compassionate way. We know we are providing valuable information and support in the Parkinson’s community. Please keep giving, we continue to appreciate your monthly or general donations through our safe PayPal donation page at parkinsonsresource.org/contribute-2/ or by mail to our office in Palm Desert, CA.

Check out Alpha-Synuclein and Multiple System Atrophy, in this month’s Update on ROAD TO THE CURE .

We know you will find other articles of interest are and effective use such as HOSPICE AND PALLIATIVE CARE DID I WAIT TOO LONG FOR THEIR SERVICES? By Dr. Howard Cohen of Family Hospice Care, a New & Renewed Wellness Villager, on page; DEWM FILES PAPERWORK TO SECURE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RELATED TO CANNABINOIDS AND PARKINSON’S DISEASE; Is it Parkinson’s or is it FUNCTIONAL NEUROLOGIC DISORDERS / CONVERSION DISORDER an Overview, and, APHASIA: WHAT IT IS AND HOW TO COMMUNICATE WITH PEOPLE AFFECTED BY IT.

Did you know you can communicate with us through Facebook at   facebook.com/Parkinsonsresourceorganization/ or on Twitter at @ParkinsonsPRO, on Linked-In at https://www.linkedin.com/in/jorosenpro/ and now on Instagram?  There’s no reason not to stay in touch with us now.  We would love to receive your social media handles so we can be more easily in touch with you as well.

Until next month, REMEMBER some fun holidays such as National Girlfriend Day on the 1st, International Beer Day on the 4th, National Sister Day on the 6th, International Left-Handers Day on the 13th, World Humanitarian Day on the 19th, and National Dog Day on the 26th. The flowers are the Poppy & Gladiolus, and the Birthstone is the Peridot which symbolizes strength. ALWAYS remember to CELEBRATE YOU and PRAY FOR OUR TROOPS!

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