Mission Statement

Provide assistance, information, education and personal support to our Members and their Caregivers including, but not limited to, our monthly Support Group meetings, email, phone and social media.


Join us in fun and friendship at our monthly meetings!

East Jefferson General Hospital
First Floor Crawford Conference Center Esplanade I Room
1:00-3:00 p.m., Last Monday of each month, September-May

Our next meeting is October 28, 2019

Speakers will be

Deidre Devier, LSU Health – NOLA, Dept of Neurology/Research

Tina Gunaldo, LSU Health Partner Project

Cherie Pausina, Ameracare

Kelly Haber, NOBA – Dance Demo


Future Meetings

November 25, 2019.        December 2019 TBD

****Please note**** 


The Big Easy Fleur De Lis Parkinson’s Support Group will begin to send text message reminders for upcoming meetings and events. If you would like to receive text messages from the Support Group please text befdlpd to 77948.  If you have already signed up, you do not need to do it again.  



Metairie (T)

Metairie Dance for Parkinson’s
September 9, 2019 – May 19, 2020
No cost to attend
Registration is required

Lead instructor: Kelly Harp Haber
Supported by a community grant from the Parkinson’s Foundation, with additional support from the Davis Phinney Foundation for Parkinson’s and the Oscar J. Tolmas Charitable Trust, through a community health partnership program between the New Orleans Ballet Association (NOBA) and the Jefferson Parish Department of Parks & Recreation, modeled after the Mark Morris Dance Group’s Dance for PD® program.

Room 3 at Pontiff Playground
1521 Palm St.
Metairie, LA 70001

For more information and to register, please contact Millette White-Lin at mwhite@nobadance.com or 504-522-0996 ext. 213. Click here for the class flyer.