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Parkinson’s Western Australia has a range of resources & services for our community

Living with Parkinson's

It is estimated that there are about 100,000 people living with Parkinson’s in Australia . It affects both men and women.

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Newly diagnosed

Being newly diagnosed with Parkinson's raises many questions and queries about the future.

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Carers, family & friends

Close family members often take on the role of caregiver as the condition progresses, sometimes changing the dynamic of relationships.

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For Allied Health Professionals

Parkinson’s is a common progressive neurological condition which has the potential to affect all aspects of life.

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We provide over 20 support groups

Over 20 informal support groups including a young onset group, are active in the metropolitan area and rural regions. Meetings are attended by people with Parkinson’s, family members and carers to share information and enjoy social support and friendship.

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News

2022 was the year of fundraising for our incredible supporter Elizabeth Curtis. Winner of the Parkinson’s WA ‘Geoff Pride Fundraiser of The Year Award’, Elizabeth has spent the year raising funds and awareness for our Parkinson’s Nurse Specialist program.

Research

Learn more about how Sniffer dogs can link to Parkinson's research in this fascinating article.

Research

The Perron Institute is continuing to recruit people living with Parkinson’s to participate in a quality-of-life study for people with this diagnosis.

Research

How can Zebrafish support research for people living with Parkinson's?


Get involved

Parkinson’s WA receives financial support from a variety of sources which when combined, enable us to provide the best possible service for people with Parkinson’s in Western Australia.

Being involved in Parkinson’s WA is one of the most powerful and enjoyable ways that you can help make things better for people with or impacted by Parkinson’s in our state.

There are many ways to directly support Parkinson’s WA.

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