The Singing River Health System Neuroscience Center has a variety of free support groups.
The Parkinson's Disease Support Group meets the second Tuesday of every month from 4 to 5 p.m. This group is led by health-care professionals for people diagnosed with Parkinson's disease and their families.
Aphasia and Communication Support Group meets each third Thursday from 4 to 5 p.m. for people diagnosed with aphasia, dysfluency (stuttering) or exhibit difficulties with processing skills required for communication.
Movement Disorder Exercise Group meets every fourth Tuesday from 4 to 5 p.m., and is designed to provide a full-body workout for people of all levels and physical ability.
Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction meets each second Thursday from 4 to 5 p.m., offering techniques aimed at solving the mind's most basic problem: the stress and suffering it brings on itself through its own thoughts and actions.
All classes meet in the second floor Conference Room at the Neuroscience Center at 3603 Bienville Blvd., Suite 202. Ocean Springs.