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.

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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 2015
Dollars Raised by The Parkinson Council in the Past 10 Years

LATEST NEWS

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04
Feb
Philadelphia Museum of Art Accessible Program Workshop for People with Parkinson’s

Funding for the Accessible Programs Workshop for People with Parkinson’s Disease and their Care Partners is made possible by a grant from The Parkinson Council. Participants will tour the special exhibition International Pop with a Philadelphia of Museum of Art guide. Find out how Pop art’s embrace of popular culture and imagery became a worldwide phenomenon.   […]

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01
Feb
2016 Musical Benefit Concert and Silent Auction

On Monday, March 28, 2016 join us for… a night of MUSIC a night of SONG  a night of HOPE Join us for a magical night at Arden Theatre Company located at 40 N. 2nd Street in Old City Philadelphia on Monday, March 28th (click here for directions). Silent Auction at 6pm. Concert begins at […]

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08
Jan
The Parkinson Council provides $400,000 in funding to local organizations in 2016

The Parkinson Council made investments of $400,000 to local organizations and institutions for research, comprehensive care and quality of life programs in our region in 2016. Click here to view a complete list of 2016 Grantees and Partners. We understand that the best way to support people with Parkinson’s and their families in the Greater […]

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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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