Exercise Groups in Iowa

Parkinson’s and Dance in Cedar Rapids

Dance Class for Parkinson’s Patients & Stroke Survivors

At UnityPoint Health – St. Luke’s – June 18 to August 13 (no class July 2)

Download Flyer: Dancing With Parkinsons and Stroke Flier – Summer 2014


Delay the Disease Classes

Atlantic – Heritage House, Free, Contact Jon Jordan at (712) 243-1850 or JJordan@wesleylife.org for more information

Carroll – Every Thursday at 11 a.m. at St. Anthony’s Hospital in Carroll; Contact Tabetha Ernster at 712-792-3581 or Melissa Schultes at 712-794-5815

Cedar Rapids – Stonebridge Church, Mondays and Fridays at 10:30 AM, please contact instructor Kris Cameron (319) 361-7673 or email renuyourlife@yahoo.com

Clive – YMCA Healthy Living Center, payment required, call (515) 226-9622 for more information

Des Moines – Wesley Acres, Free, every Wednesday at 1 p.m., pre-registration is required, call 515-271-6500 for more information and to register.

Iowa City – 28 South Linn Street, for more information or questions please contact instructor Kris Cameron (319) 361-7673 or email renuyourlife@yahoo.com

Muscatine – Muscatine Community YMCA, contact Anthony Krumbholz at 319-981-3321

South Sioux City, Nebraska – Norm Waitt Sr. YMCA in South Sioux City, payment required, contact Jacque Perez, Wellness Programs Coordinator, at jperez@nwsymca.org or 402-404-8439.

Waterloo – Covenant Wellness Center, $20 for an 8 week session, Contact Timi Brown, Med-Fit Facilitator, Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare- Iowa, at 319-272-1755.

West Burlington – Great River Medical Center, Hawkeye Room, 12:30 p.m. every Thursday, Instructor Matt Kelley. Call the Great River Medical Center High Performance Center at 319-768-4112 for more information.


Cycle for Neuro Wellness in Clive, Iowa (Download Class Flier)

YMCA Healthy Living Center in Clive, Monday & Thursdays 5:45-6:30 PM
Contact YMCA Physical and Aquatic Therapy clinic at (515) 645-3350

  • Who Can Join?
    Classes are designed to help people with Parkinson’s disease or other neurological conditions where exercise is believed to help reduce symptoms.  Suitability for the program is determined by a neuro wellness evaluation.
  • How to Join?
    Participants receive a neuro wellness evaluation by a Physical Therapist at the YMCA Healthy Living Center prior to joining the program. The evaluation can be arranged with a physician’s prescription faxed to 224-2907.