Parkinson’s Victoria raises awareness and funds for services and research to improve the quality of life for 27,000 people living with Parkinson’s in Victoria. Every day through our multi-disciplinary health team we provide information, education, advice and peer support services to improve the quality of life of the Parkinson’s community.
Feb. 06, 2018
YOGA: Alignment of mind, body and spirit
Yoga involves a set of postures and controlled breathing to help attain good physical and mental health. Many studies have proven that these exercises help achieve good health. Read more…
Jan. 29, 2018
In Celebration puts gifts to work for Parkinson’s
Clinton and Florence (although she likes to be called “Flo”) de Silva celebrated their 50th Wedding anniversary in October last year. They turned the occasion into something even more special by asking their guests to donate to Parkinson’s Victoria rather than giving them a gift. Read more…
Jan. 17, 2018
Queenscliff summer swim combines fun with fundraising
Be part of this ocean swim and raise funds for Parkinson’s research Read more…
Jan. 08, 2018
We’re recruiting! Community Development Co-ordinator position available
Parkinson's Victoria is seeking a motivated and highly organised Community Development Co-ordinator to join our small energetic team. In this role you will be responsible for a range of initiatives that further Parkinson's Victoria's community engagement needs. The position description follows. Community Development Coordinator Employer: Parkinson's Victoria Work Type/s: Contract, Part Time … Read more…
Dec. 14, 2017
This concession will help you keep your cool this Summer
The State Government's Medical Cooling Concession provides a 17.5 per cent discount on summer electricity costs for cardholders where a member of the family has Parkinson’s or another medical condition that affects the body’s ability to regulate temperature. The Medical Cooling Concession is available from 1 November to 30 April… Read more…
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Recently Diagnosed Seminar, Melbourne
Maurice Blackburn Level 21, 380 La Trobe Street Melbourne 3000
ParkinSong Concert 2018
Williamstown Town Hall, 104 Ferguson Street, Williamstown