Welcome to DAPS!

Welcome to the Dallas Area Parkinsonism Society (DAPS)! We are glad you have found us, and hope you will find this site informative.

DAPS offers many services at no cost to those affected by Parkinson's disease living in the Dallas area, including:

General Membership Meetings

Mark your calendars NOW!

  • Monday, February 9, 1:00 p.m. – Safaris to Sea Pirates: Adventure Travel
    Have you ever wondered what it would be like to go on a real adventure? Liza Farrow-Gillespie, J.D., member of DAPS' Board of Directors, has spent many months traveling the globe, and will share what she has learned about adventure travel with us.

  • Monday, March 9, 1:00 p.m.
    Speaker: Sonya Leigh Merrill, MD, of Dallas Sleep Medicine Specialists
    Topic: To be announced

  • Monday, April 13, 12:30 p.m. – Parkinson's Awareness Luncheon
    DAPS celebrates Parkinson's Awareness Month with a special luncheon.
    Details: To be announced

These fun and informative meetings, held at University Park United Methodist Church (4024 Caruth Blvd, Dallas, TX 75225), feature a different guest speaker each month. Speakers range from local neurologists to physical therapists to legal experts.

After the presentation, there is time for questions, followed by a social hour with snacks. These meetings are free and open to all who are interested in learning more about Parkinson's disease and about DAPS.

Mark your calendar for the dates above, and look for details in the monthly newsletter.

We look forward to seeing you!

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