Recommended PD Educational Resources:
Parkinson’s Disease Foundation (PDF) - New York, N.Y., (212) 923-4700
Extensive P.D. Educational Resource via: publications, newsletters, occasional symposiums, PD Briefings (phone, computer, 1-hour, live and archived)
American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA) - Staten Island, N.Y., (800) 223-2732
Strong P.D. Education Resource via: publications, newsletters, DVD, topic-specific educational supplements
Davis Phinney Foundation (DPF) - Boulder, CO, (866) 358-0285
Promotes improved quality of life therapies via: publications, exercise DVD, ‘Victory Summit’ symposiums
Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research (MJFF) - New York, N.Y., (800) 708-7644
Focus in Funding Research/Getting Benefits to Mark; Communicates via: newsletters, Webinars (phone/computer, 1-hour), ‘Partners in Parkinson’s’ Sessions
The Care Partner Summit
Parkinson.org/Summit or call 1-800-4PD-INFO
Victory Summit Events
Davis Phinney Foundation for Parkinson's - Every Victory Counts Manual
DPF.org or call 1-866-358-0285
Nursing Home Neglect
Nursing Home Abuse Justice
Check out these services to help you get around.
Transportation to grocery store, doctor's visits, social gatherings, museums and more.
Greenville Transportation Authority/Greenlink
Public transportation with paratransit services available.
Non-emergency transportation to medical appointments.
Pick-up and drop-off service via van.
GOOD NUTRITION INFORMATION
Find out more about nutrition:
Video about genetic testing for
people with Parkinson's.
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Have a Parkinson's Specialist as your coach and guide!
See how Leslie Wise, Physical Therapist, can help you. SEE DETAILS HERE.
GAPS Finds a Way to Make Lemonade Out of a Lemon
It’s hard to find something positive to say about the COVID-19 pandemic, but, for the Greenville Area Parkinson Society, there has been somewhat of an upside.