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  • Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center

    A Parkinson's Foundation Center of Excellence

    PWR!Moves™

    Register Now

    Call (602) 406-3840.

    This is a group exercise approach that specifically targets Parkinson’s disease symptoms of slow or small movements. Participants will learn how to use high-effort muscle activation for bigger movements, better posture, better balance, and for improvement with everyday functions like walking, turning, rising from a chair or floor, buttoning clothing, and speaking.

    Activities are tailored to help participants overcome real-world personal challenges. Becky Farley, PT, MS, PhD, creator of LSVT® BIG and PWR!Moves™, designed this community exercise class to promote early intervention and continuous access to research-based exercise program.

    Registration  and prescreening is required to attend classes. Class fee is $5 per session or can be included in the MAPC monthly $30 pass. Please contact Patty at 602-406-3840 to register.

    Location Details

    Location

    Date & Time

    MAPC Community Outreach and Wellness Center
    240 West Thomas Road, Suite 302
    Phoenix, AZ 85013

    Valet parking is available.

    The $5 class fee can be waived at this location with a $30 monthly MAPC Wellness Pass.

    Level 1:
    Mondays from 9 AM — 10 AM

    Thursdays from 5:30 PM — 6:30 PM

    Level 2:
    Mondays from 11 AM — Noon

    Wednesdays from 11 AM — Noon

    Level 3:
    Tuesdays from 2:15 PM — 3:15 PM

    Thursdays 1 PM – 2 PM


    Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
    12701 North Scottsdale Road
    Scottsdale, AZ 85254

    The MAPC does not directly sponsor this class. Members of the JCC are free. Guests are $8 for a drop in class, $50 for a 10 class punch card.

    To register for this class only, call (480) 483-7121.

    Level 1:
    Tuesdays from 12:00 – 1 PM

    Thursdays 12 PM – 1 PM
    Call for start/end dates

    Level 2:
    Mondays from 11:30 PM – 12:30 PM

    Wednesdays 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    Call for start/end dates


    Fountain Hills Community Center
    13001 North La Montana Drive
    Fountain Hills, AZ 85268

    In addition to the $5 class fee, there is an annual membership fee to use the community center. The membership fee is $20 for Fountain Hills residents and $30 for nonresidents.

    Fridays from 10 AM — 11 AM

    January 4 – May 24, 2019


    Shepherd of the Hills United Methodist Church
    13658 West Meeker Boulevard
    Sun City West, AZ 85375

    (This class was formerly Art of Moving.)

    Mondays from 10:15 AM – 12 PM

    January 7 – June 25, 2019

    MAPC Community Outreach and Wellness Center
    240 West Thomas Road, Suite 302
    Phoenix, AZ 85013

    Valet parking is available.

    The $5 class fee can be waived at this location with a $30 monthly MAPC Wellness Pass.

    Level 1:
    Mondays from 9 AM — 10 AM

    Thursdays from 5:30 PM — 6:30 PM

    Level 2:
    Mondays from 11 AM — Noon

    Wednesdays from 11 AM — Noon

    Level 3:
    Tuesdays from 2:15 PM — 3:15 PM

    Thursdays 1 PM – 2 PM

    Valley of the Sun Jewish Community Center
    12701 North Scottsdale Road
    Scottsdale, AZ 85254

    The MAPC does not directly sponsor this class. Members of the JCC are free. Guests are $8 for a drop in class, $50 for a 10 class punch card.

    To register for this class only, call (480) 483-7121.

    Level 1:
    Tuesdays from 12:00 – 1 PM

    Thursdays 12 PM – 1 PM
    Call for start/end dates

    Level 2:
    Mondays from 11:30 PM – 12:30 PM

    Wednesdays 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM
    Call for start/end dates

    Fountain Hills Community Center
    13001 North La Montana Drive
    Fountain Hills, AZ 85268

    In addition to the $5 class fee, there is an annual membership fee to use the community center. The membership fee is $20 for Fountain Hills residents and $30 for nonresidents.

    Fridays from 10 AM — 11 AM

    January 4 – May 24, 2019

    Shepherd of the Hills United Methodist Church
    13658 West Meeker Boulevard
    Sun City West, AZ 85375

    (This class was formerly Art of Moving.)

    Mondays from 10:15 AM – 12 PM

    January 7 – June 25, 2019

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