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World Parkinson’s Day

April is Parkinson’s Awareness Month with World Parkinson’s Day recognised on 11 April each year

Today in Australia, 37 people will hear the words ‘you have Parkinson’s’ for the very first time. That’s more than one person every hour, of every day.


ways you can get involved

ATTEND AN EVENT IN YOUR COMMUNITY

During April, communities, businesses, health professionals and members of the 90 Support Groups of Parkinson’s NSW will be out in force, rallying support, holding BBQ’s, hosting morning teas and events, and providing information and education opportunities.

Show your support by joining an event in your local area.

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Host your own event

By Pitching in for Parkinson’s you will help us continue delivering services and supports that improve the lives of people living with Parkinson’s, their caregivers, families and communities. This includes counselling, Support Groups, an InfoLine staffed by Parkinson’s Registered Nurses, community-based Parkinson’s Specialist Nurses, education and NDIS advocacy

Pitch in for Parkinson’s

Share your support online

Join us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn or Twitter social channels and help raise awareness by sharing your messages of support using the #parkinsonawareness and tag @parkinsonsNSW

  • Share photos, videos or messages to the Parkinson’s community.
  • Post and share your favourite song or a song you wrote
  • Post and share a poem you like or one you wrote
  • Post and share your artwork or drawing
  • Post and share a picture of your pets

Invisible symptoms of Parkinson’s

Do you know about these invisible symptoms of Parkinson’s? Click on an image to learn more.

 


Please donate


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