Our very own Ben Rossi, an InMotion founder and Program Director, was honored with the Jessie Brown Community Service Award at the 19th Annual Ohio Parkinson’s Foundation Northeast Region PD Symposium, held on April 22, 2017. Clients, carepartners, and everyone involved with InMotion knows that Ben is a dedicated professional working to make lives better every day for those living with PD. Ben was one of the first people to be trained in the Delay the Disease (DTD) exercise program and he has taught DTD classes in Mentor, OH for many years. ...
April InMotion Open House!
Join us at InMotion and learn about our helpful programs and supportive community we provide for those living with and caring for individuals with PD! All programs are FREE of charge to clients!
Meet some of our staff members and coaches, tour the facility, and watch or take part in and a boxing and/or BED class.
Schedule of events:
- 10:30-11:30am Better Every Day (BED) Level 2
- 11:30-12:30pm Boxing
- 12:30-1:30pm Tours and light refreshments
RSVP: if you plan to attend, please email RSVP@beinmotion.org with “April 29 Open House” in the subject line. ...
In the past month, InMotion has earned great local coverage!
InMotion has been chosen, for the second year in a row, as a recipient of Advance Ohio’s Good News Giving Program. The program chooses local nonprofit organizations to receive free media coverage in the Plain Dealer and on Cleveland.com. View our most recent article on Cleveland.com and learn about the InMotion client and community experience as well as view a video of one of our programs. ...
Dear InMotion Clients, Carepartners, and Friends,
It is with very mixed feelings that I share my retirement as Executive Director of InMotion, effective Dec. 31, 2016.
It has become obvious that InMotion needs a full-time Executive Director. Our strategic planning process has served to further emphasize this need. However, InMotion is very fortunate in that our phenomenal Board member, Judy Peters, has agreed to take on the role as an interim full-time director. ...
Our lead yoga instructor and the founder of YogaReach Adaptive Therapeutic Yoga Program, Char Grossman, was recently interviewed by the Huffington Post. Read the interview and learn all about the importance of mind body connection and self-care in maintaining PD client and carepartner well-being. We are proud to offer such an outside yoga experience at InMotion!
Learn about our InMotion yoga program and register for a class today! ...
We have officially launched the public phase of our InMotion fundraising.
We need your help to continue moving forward with our community centered programming!
WHY do we need to move into a capital campaign at this time?
- Our goal in 2014 was to raise $2.8M to meet current needs and to plan for the future.
- To date we have quietly raised $1.7M, which is more than halfway to our goal!
- We need to keep services FREE.
InMotion Community, we are excited and proud to introduce The PATH Initiative!
InMotion founders Karen Jaffe & Ben Rossi recently attended the World Parkinson Congress (WPC) and spent the greater portion of their time spreading the word about InMotion. They fielded lots of questions about how exactly InMotion was formed. They had a lot to share!
Clients of InMotion, have the opportunity to experience the benefits of community exercise programming at the highest level. ...
Special Schedule of Carepartner Events:
Monday, Sept. 12 1-2 pm Tamsin Aster speaking on:
“Self-Care for CarePartners: 3 Tips for Prioritizing Self-Care When Your Time is Not Your Own”
Carepartners spend a huge amount of time and energy on others and many of us are in the sandwich generation – caring for the generations above and below us. The demands placed by the external world – jobs, kids, parents – can make it hard to find time for oneself. ...
Our very own InMotion Program Director and InMotion co-founder, Ben Rossi, will be presenting a 15-minute presentation about the InMotion Better Every Day Program at the NEOMED Take Control! A Symposium to Advance Research on Parkinson’s Disease on Wednesday, May 4th. ...
Help out InMotion at Roadhouse May 1st-May 23rd, 2016!
InMotion is happy to announce that Texas Roadhouse will be holding a cash register campaign to support InMotion. This involves selling ribbons for $1 at the cash register in 9 of their locations – Willoughby, Erie, Elyria, Brooklyn, Steubenville, Niles, Boardman, Canton and Sandusky. Ribbons will be sold for $1 each for three weeks. Purchase a ribbon, write your name on it, and Roadhouse will hang your ribbon on the wall to support InMotion! ...