Dallas Area Parkinsonism Society

aka DAPS   |   Dallas, TX   |  https://daps.us

Mission

DAPS is dedicated to impacting and improving the lives of those affected by Parkinson's disease. We accomplish this by providing free and reduced-rate services and resources, including exercise groups, speech therapy, care partner support groups, informational/motivational meetings, and a monthly newsletter.

Ruling year info

1979

Executive Director

Mike Miles

Main address

6310 Lyndon B Johnson Fwy Suite 213

Dallas, TX 75240 USA

Show more contact info

EIN

75-1652315

NTEE code info

Nerve, Muscle and Bone Diseases (G50)

Patient Services - Entertainment, Recreation (E86)

IRS filing requirement

This organization is required to file an IRS Form 990 or 990-EZ.

Sign in or create an account to view Form(s) 990 for 2019, 2018 and 2017.
Register now

Communication

Programs and results

What we aim to solve

This profile needs more info.

If it is your nonprofit, add a problem overview.

Login and update

Our programs

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

What are the organization's current programs, how do they measure success, and who do the programs serve?

Exercise classes

Exercise appropriate for people with Parkinson's focuses on range of motion, enhancing flexibility, strength, coordination, posture, and balance.

Population(s) Served

Participants work to improve volume, articulation of speech, and effective swallowing.

Population(s) Served

A professional facilitator leads group sessions where family members share experiences and provide support for each other as they navigate the challenges of Parkinson's disease.

Population(s) Served

Dance class co-sponsored with Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital Dallas for people with movement disorders, including Parkinson's disease.

Population(s) Served

Our monthly meetings present speakers on a wide range of topics in Dallas, McKinney, and Duncanville. Check the website and newsletter for details.

Population(s) Served

Non-contact boxing works on balance and core strength as well as cognition.

DAPS has partnered with Title Boxing of Allen and Tribe Wellness Gym in Dallas to offer this exercise option to DAPS members at a reduced rate.

Population(s) Served

Tai chi improves balance and strength. These classes are offered at a reduced rate through Tribe Wellness Gym in Richardson.

Population(s) Served

This is a 30-minute low-impact spin class, designed for people in the early stages of Parkinson's disease. This class will include light stretching and low impact bike ride.

Population(s) Served

This class was developed by physical therapists and is held at the Hillcrest Spa pool.

Population(s) Served

Weekly group class balances the physical, emotional, and social dimensions of the individual, recognized as critical to a person’s total well-being.

Population(s) Served

Where we work

Financials

Dallas Area Parkinsonism Society
lock

Unlock financial insights by subscribing to our monthly plan.

Subscribe

Unlock nonprofit financial insights that will help you make more informed decisions. Try our monthly plan today.

  • Analyze a variety of pre-calculated financial metrics
  • Access beautifully interactive analysis and comparison tools
  • Compare nonprofit financials to similar organizations

Want to see how you can enhance your nonprofit research and unlock more insights?
Learn more about GuideStar Pro.

Operations

The people, governance practices, and partners that make the organization tick.

lock

Connect with nonprofit leaders

Subscribe

Build relationships with key people who manage and lead nonprofit organizations with GuideStar Pro. Try a low commitment monthly plan today.

  • Analyze a variety of pre-calculated financial metrics
  • Access beautifully interactive analysis and comparison tools
  • Compare nonprofit financials to similar organizations

Want to see how you can enhance your nonprofit research and unlock more insights? Learn More about GuideStar Pro.

lock

Connect with nonprofit leaders

Subscribe

Build relationships with key people who manage and lead nonprofit organizations with GuideStar Pro. Try a low commitment monthly plan today.

  • Analyze a variety of pre-calculated financial metrics
  • Access beautifully interactive analysis and comparison tools
  • Compare nonprofit financials to similar organizations

Want to see how you can enhance your nonprofit research and unlock more insights? Learn More about GuideStar Pro.

Dallas Area Parkinsonism Society

Board of directors
as of 2/25/2021
SOURCE: Self-reported by organization
Board co-chair

Bentley Foster


Board co-chair

Jo Klein

Barbara Glass

Greg Wood

Jared Caplan

Chris Clausen

Martha Fiddes

Harold Kellogg

Martha Bonilla

Mike Braitsch

Stephen Holman

Jim Lynch

Greg Rector

Marcie Salamone

Chuck Stewart

Board leadership practices

SOURCE: Self-reported by organization

GuideStar worked with BoardSource, the national leader in nonprofit board leadership and governance, to create this section.

  • Board orientation and education
    Does the board conduct a formal orientation for new board members and require all board members to sign a written agreement regarding their roles, responsibilities, and expectations? No
  • CEO oversight
    Has the board conducted a formal, written assessment of the chief executive within the past year ? No
  • Ethics and transparency
    Have the board and senior staff reviewed the conflict-of-interest policy and completed and signed disclosure statements in the past year? No
  • Board composition
    Does the board ensure an inclusive board member recruitment process that results in diversity of thought and leadership? No
  • Board performance
    Has the board conducted a formal, written self-assessment of its performance within the past three years? No