Parkinson’s Victoria raises awareness and funds for services and research that improves 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. 20, 2015
Young Onset Parkinson’s survey
Take part in our Young Onset Parkinson's survey. Help shape Parkinson's Victoria's programs and provide information on topics you'd like to hear at our Young Onset Parkinson's conference. Read more…
Feb. 16, 2015
Young @ Park: Barefoot Bowling
Join us at the next Young @ Park (Y@P) catch up in Melbourne. Meet other people with Young Onset Parkinson's and have fun playing barefoot bowls. Read more…
Jan. 12, 2015
Medical Cooling Concession
The 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. Read more…
Dec. 09, 2014
Class action in the news
A long-running class action regarding a Parkinson’s medication has made news overnight. If you would like to read more about the development visit this link. Please be aware that impulse control disorders are a documented side effect of dopamine agonists. For more information about impulse control disorders visit the… Read more…
Being diagnosed with Parkinson's is a personal experience but no one has to face Parkinson's alone. Support and information can make a significant and positive difference to the lives of those living with Parkinson's, their families and carers.
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“Having Parkinson’s is our new ‘normal’. While my symptoms have changed over time, we make adjustments and keep moving on with life.”