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LIVING WITH PARKINSON'S

We’ll help you get inspired and get going – one step at a time. Why not now?

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CARE PARTNERS

When someone close to you has Parkinson’s, your life changes. Here’s how you can help them.

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GRANTEE

We’ve got your back, and want to support you and those you care about.  How can we help?

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HEALTHCARE PRO

Treating patients with Parkinson’s is a long journey. But thanks to research, it’s a more hopeful one.

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COMMUNITY PARTNER

At Penn, scientists are doing breakthrough research. At the Y, PD patients are doing the rumba. This is why we get up in the morning.

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There’s a class or support group near you. A chance to feel better, make friends, and share good times. So don’t be shy.

THE PARKINSON COUNCIL BY THE NUMBERS

Here is a snapshot of our impact in the Greater Philadelphia region.

Programs supported for Patients and Care Partners in the Greater Philadelphia Region
Participants at The Parkinson Council Events in 2017
Dollars Re-invested in the Region by The Parkinson Council Since 2010

LATEST NEWS

06
Nov
Philadelphia Museum of Art Workshops – November 2017

Workshop by the Philadelphia Museum of Art Accessible Programs for People with Parkinson’s Disease and their Care Partners “Devoted” A Gold Leafing Workshop Tour Icons are devotional images – windows through which viewer and subject make you contact. What is truly important to you? To whom or to what are you devoted? Participants will enjoy […]

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16
Aug
Celebrating Sweet Sixteen at The Philadelphia Zoo on October 14th!

On Saturday, October 14th, our annual “A Walk to Stamp Out Parkinson’s” will be held and celebrated at the Philadelphia Zoo! From start to finish, A Walk to Stamp Out Parkinson’s is all about community. We are inspired by stories of individuals who come together each year to support loved ones, friends, neighbors, and colleagues as they fight […]

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30
Jun
Celebrating 10 Years at the Flip Flop Walk in Avalon!

Summer is in full swing! Join us on Saturday, July 15 “down the shore” as we celebrate the 10th Annual Avalon Flip Flop Walk! Show your support for local families as they “Flip Flop” to raise $25,000 (and awareness) for Parkinson’s disease research, education, and quality of life programs. Thank you to the entire Avalon […]

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PARKINSON'S STORIES

It’s true. Attitude is everything.

Before Parkinson’s, Melissa “Missy” Eppleman was an athlete and elementary school PE teacher. She’s still active, just in a different sort of way… 

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The art of living well with PD.

Marissa Clark is the Accessible Programs Coordinator at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. She runs programs for people with disabilities …

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Radio DJ and world’s raddest dad!

Nicole Michalik is a social media expert and that voice you’ve heard on Q102, Mix 106 and B104. She lives in Philadelphia. John “Chet”…

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