PO Box 6254
Santa Barbara, CA 93160-6254
Phone:  805-683-1326

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Welcome to the Parkinson Association

of Santa Barbara

We offer programs that empower those with Parkinson’s and their Care Partners to be
pro-active in managing their day-to-day lives, working to delay progression, and committing to living well with Parkinson’s.  Our shared experiences and triumphs drive everything we do, and strengthen our resolve to spread the message, “You may have Parkinson’s, but Parkinson’s doesn't have you."
We do not have a physical location for PASB.  Most of our activities are held at St. Andrews Presbyterian Church.  Please send mail to:  PASB, PO Box 6254, SB, CA 93160-6254






Parkinson’s Disease is a progressive, debilitating neurological movement disorder.  Many in our community deal with this disease every day, as it challenges their quality of life and affects their entire families. 

If you haven’t already, please consider a 2019 donation to PASB.  100% of your donation will be used to fund our exercise and movement programs, classes, free educational presentations, as well as support meetings for caregivers and families dealing with Parkinson’s Disease.


We are a non-profit, not affiliated with any national organization and have no building or office. We completely rely on donations to support our Parkinson's community and to help our families live better with Parkinson's Disease. Your donation is tax deductible.

If you would like to support PASB as we continue to offer support and resources to those in our community affected by this disease, here are the ways you can donate:

                     Click here to donate using your debit card or credit card. 

                          You can even add a note by clicking on the “write a note” at the top. 


                     Mail a check payable to PASB to:  PO Box 6254, Santa Barbara, CA 93160-6254


                     See Kitty at any of the classes and donate with cash, check, or credit card.

Thank you!


Visit our Local Resources page for contact information from dozens of entities in the Santa Barbara area.  please click here

View Marian Shapiro's fabulous photos of
PASB Events!   
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Upcoming Speaker Meetings

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 at 2:15 pm to 3:15 pm


Deep Brain Stimulation

Information from Medtronic, St. Jude Medical, and Boston Scientific

A great opportunity to ask questions and get information about DBS, whether you've already had surgery, or are considering it. 

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Speaker Meeting Tuesday, January 7, 2020


2:15 pm to 3:15 pm

Chiropractic Neurologist - Applications to Parkinson's

Josh Silver, MD

Chiropractic Neurologist , Imagine X Functional Neurology, SB


Dr. Josh Silver is a Diplomat on the American Board of Chiropractic Neurology. His post graduate specialty combines manipulation with neuro rehab to address more complicated issues than just musculoskeletal.  The clinic typically specializes in migraines and concussions, but also has many applications for Parkinson's Disease.

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June 11, 2019

Stay informed with important presentations on Living with Parkinson's Disease!


April 01, 2018

PASB offers exercise classes to those affected by Parkinson's Disease twice a week.  This uplifting  one hour class is beneficial for all stages of PD.  Join Leslie Sack on Peggy Buchanan onTuesdays and Thursdays at 1:00.

MJFox Foundation List of Resources

January 01, 2020

Searching for information?  Check out this list of resources from Michael J Fox Foundation.

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Wonderful Family

Picnic at 

Tucker's Grove!

Take a look at the 

great Photos by 

Marian Shapiro!

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Thanks to Marian 

Shapiro for capturing

all of the great moments at our PASB Events!

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Living Well With

 Parkinson's Disease

Our Symposium on April 28th was a huge success, with a lot of information.  If you missed hearing the speaker's presentations, watch it here!

Watch PASB Board Member Carl Schneider and Move to Connect Exercise Instructor Leslie Sack discuss the upcoming Symposium, Boxing for PD, and the importance of exercise.  Leslie talks about her role in helping create our current exercise program with a little bit of history. 

Help support PASB! 

Donate now with your Paypal Account or with a Credit Card.