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Very Successful CPA Spring Party

It was fantastic to see so many people together in one place after 2 very long years. The Silver Springs Hotel looked after us very well and it was great to see that we had not forgotten how to party! The enthusiasm in the room was infectious and people are very interested in getting the…

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Parkinson’s Mass 2022

It was such an honour for us that Bishop Fintan Gavin celebrated our Parkinson’s Mass on 27th April. It was a very powerful and moving mass with the celebrants coming down to the congregation for the Healing Anointment ceremony. To remember our fellow CPA friends who have gone to their eternal reward, we lit a…

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Keeping active with Activators!

Tony and Stella completed an Activator training course. This was part of the HSE’s ‘getting Ireland active’ campaign. Having completed the course means that CPA gets 10 sets of activator poles for our members. Tony said “I found them to be a brilliant form of exercise as it allowed me to do exercises I could…

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Cork city group weekly coffee mornings

This group is now back up and running at the Kingsley Hotel each Monday at 11.00. This is a great opportunity to meet in person and still join the Cork Connect Zoom call. If you wish to go for a walk beforehand, Jerome will be at the Kingsley for 10.00. The meeting point is at…

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CPA Annual Mass

It seems such a long time ago since we were able to have our annual Parkinson’s mass and many of us have fond memories of the Perpetual Motion choir having its first public performance in 2019 at that mass. Emeritus chair, Ted Horgan, has secured Bishop Fintan Gavin to officiate the 2022 Parkinson’s mass on…

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CPA Spring Party 2022

For the first time since January 2020 we can finally get together again to meet in person and celebrate our achievements over the past two years. We will be holding a Spring party on Sunday May 1st 2022 at the SilverSprings Hotel AND in the West Cork Hotel, Skibbereen, to facilitate our friends living further…

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