Waikato Parkinson's Nurse Team
Name: Vicki Donderwinkel
Area: Waikato North
Title: Parkinson's Nurse
Phone: (027) 244 4123
Name: Janine Mair
Area: Waikato South
Title: Parkinson's Nurse
Phone: (027) 255 5123
Waikato Office Contact
Address: 11 Somerset Street, Frankton, Hamilton 3204
Postal: PO Box 1235, Waikato Mail Centre, Hamilton 3240
Parkinson's Meetings & Exercise
Cambridge Support Group
This group meets on the 1st Monday of each month from 10:00 am - 12:00 pm. At Cambridge Baptist Church, 58 Queen Street. Contact Janine for details.
Women's Carer Group (Cambridge)
This group meets on the 3rd Monday of each month from 10:30 am - 12:00 pm. At Cambridge Baptist Church, 58 Queen Street. Contact Janine for details.
Matamata Support Group
This group meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month. 10:30 am - 11:30 am for a cuppa. New members, please contact Janine.
Putaruru Support Group
This group meets six weekly on a Thursday from 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm at St Johns on Overdale Street. Contact Janine for details.
Cambridge Exercise Group
This group meets twice weekly at 10:00 am. At ‘The Studio”, 12 Scott St, Leamington. Wed is an exercise class and Friday: Counterpunch boxing. Contact Julie Mazur 07 823 4156 or 027 296 6003.
Matamata Exercise Class
Held at Pohlen Hospital Campus, 56 Rawhiti Ave. Receive an introduction to gear by coordinator Tui then come when suits. Cost is a donation. Call Tui on 07 881 9100 ext 2.
We meet every 2nd month. The venue, day and times changes. Vicki or Janine will advise.
Thames Support Group
This group meets at the Library Meeting Rooms, 503 Mackay Street, Thames. For more info contact Vicki on 027 2444 123.
Hamilton Carers Group
This meeting is on the 1st Tuesday of the month at 10:00 am. For more info contact Vicki on 027 2444 123.
Hamilton Support Group
This meeting is on the 3rd Thursday of each month at 10:30 am. At St Francis Church, 92 Mansell Ave, Hillcrest, Hamilton.
Whitianga Support Group
This group is six weekly at St Andrew's By the Sea. At 11:30 am, please bring a plate for a shared lunch. For more info contact Raewyn Thorburn on 07 866 2609.
Whangamata Support Group
This group meets on the 1st Friday of each month at the RSA at 11:30 am. For more info contact Fran Ravenhall on 07 8656034.
Every Monday and Wednesday at the Anytime Gym, corner of Anglesea & Clarence Streets from 10:30-11:30. Cost $2 per session. If you would like to join the gym please contact Janine on 027 2555 123 or Vicki on 027 2444 123.
Choral Therapy Group
Meet every Tuesday during school term and recess in the school holidays. We meet at Dementia Waikato, 25 Rife Range Road, Dinsdale 1030 – 1200 with Music Director Sue Birchall. Small charge per person to assist with costs. Newcomers, please contact Educators Janine or Anne.
Meets Thursdays 1030 at Parkinson’s Waikato Office, 11 Somerset St, Frankton. Led by Yoga instructor James Fowlie. Contact 027 816 8462.
Parkinson's Parkinson's Waikato would like to thank our funders and supporters