Welcome to the West Hertfordshire Branch of Parkinson’s UK

We help people in Watford, St Albans, Hemel Hempstead, Tring and the surrounding areas. The Branch is lively and friendly and consists of local people who are affected by Parkinson’s. For the latest branch news and information see our News page.

Welcome to the West Hertfordshire Branch of Parkinson’s UK

We help people in Watford, St Albans, Hemel Hempstead, Tring and the surrounding areas. The Branch is lively and friendly and consists of local people who are affected by Parkinson’s. For the latest branch news and information see our News page.

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Activities

The branch provides a range of different activities. You don’t have to be a member to come to any of our weekly or monthly activities.

Meetings

We have a variety of Branch Meetings and local Support Group meetings held throughout the month.

 

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Calendar and Events

Visit our interactive calendar and events list to see what is happening near you.

Exercise

Exercise Classes

The branch provides a range of different activities in various locations. Hopefully there is something that will appeal to everyone.

Help and Information

help-and-information

Visit our Help and Information pages for a comprehensive list of local resources available to you.

Fundraising

We hold a range of fundraising events each year and there’s usually something for everyone. Why not join in?

Latest News and Events

Below are the most recent news and events items that we have added to the site. Click on the title or the “read more” link to open the item up full screen. You can read all of our news by going to the News page

Branch AGM

The Branch AGM is being held at the Stanborough Centre as usual but please note this is now an evening meeting and will be at 7pm on 15 February. The Stanborough Centre  609 St Albans Road, Watford, Hertfordshire WD25 9JL Refreshments will be available.  ...

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Laughter is the key

Bob Taylor, who works at Parkinsons UK and has been diagnosed for many years came all the way from South East London to talk to us about how laughter lets him take a really positive attitude towards life. The nub of his message was that even the act of false laughter...

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Creative Writing Course

Just announced - a creative writing course specifically designed to sharpen your brain and  encourage you to remember those words you thought you had forgotten. There's no guarantee that you will end up with the Nobel Prize for literature but we can promise you some ...

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Parkinson’s UK Campaign Team – Join Us

Parkinson's UK are looking for Local Campaigns volunteers to help make a difference for people living with Parkinson's. When: Tuesday 20th February at 1:30pm - 3:30pm Where: at Oxlease House Travellers Lane, Hatfield, Hertfordshire AL10 8TJ. Contact: Lorraine Chilton...

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Keep Dancing!

Strictly Come Dancing may be over for this year but the Hatfield ballroom based dance sessions will be back in the New Year. And here's a picture of our Christmas Special participants.  We not have lifted the glitter ball but the music and exercise has certainly...

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