Sinemet® Shortage

The world-wide shortage of all forms of Sinemet® has been ongoing for some time.

We can now confirm that Sinemet® will continue to be in short supply until possibly December 2019. The shortage is due to a problem at the manufacturer’s level.

We will keep you updated as new information becomes available.

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World Parkinson's Awareness Month

April is World Parkinson’s Awareness Month, and throughout the month events are taking place all over the world to raise more awareness and vital funds for research into better treatments & ultimately a cure.

There are a few ways to get involved this April – keep an eye out on our social media pages for ideas.

Thursday April 11, 2019 is World Parkinson's Day, click below for events on the day.

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Federal Election Day Fundraising

The forthcoming federal election day (May 18) provides opportunities for individuals and groups to raise funds for Parkinson's WA.

We have prepared a guide for you to get started.

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Contribute to Parkinson's Research here in WA

Curtin University researchers are conducting a world first clinical trial and need your help. Research at Curtin University is examining if brain training and brain stimulation together can improve thinking and memory skills in people with Parkinson's.

If you are interested in taking part, or would like to chat about the study, please contact Emily Corti on (08) 9266 9157 or email emily.corti@curtin.edu.au

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Health Care Professionals

Parkinson’s WA provides education, resources and support for Health Professionals. We produce resources including manuals for nurses, GPs and physiotherapists plus free brochures.

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