"Evidence has shown movement, in general, is really good for slowing the disease" -Kelli Wrolstad, Creighton University
"If we can maximize their function and participation they can maintain their independence" -Jessica Niski, Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy, Creighton University
It is the mission of the Florida Movement Disorder Foundation to facilitate programming and service for individuals who are suffering from movement disorders such as Parkinson's Disease, MS, Stroke and other neurological and movement disorders. The organization will fulfill the needs of patients who need comprehensive wellness management that is not provided by other local or national organizations.
Free classes such as Rock Steady Boxing, Dance, Beat to Defeat, Balance, Yoga and Tai Chi
Support Groups for patients and their caregivers
A skilled wellness counselor for everyday guidance and advice
A resource center and hub for activities
Financial Assistance for hardship patients that are underinsured or uninsured and require therapy