to the Parkinson's help finder!
Help Finder is designed to support your active Parkinson’s management
by providing important information, services and resources at your
fingertips! (Please be aware the statewide services mentioned apply
to Victoria – other states may vary)
Parkinson’s is a complex
illness that can require practical and emotional adjustments.
It affects everybody differently,
so the best way to reduce its impact is to actively manage your
To do this effectively,
you need access to the right information, services and support.
the right supports can be hard to find.
Too often, people in the
Parkinson’s community cope without important services, suffering
reduced quality of life as a result.
Parkinson’s Victoria has
created this self-help website to better connect the Parkinson’s
community to relevant help and support.
features & Tips on using the help finder
- Click on Your Local Snapshot
to find an overview of the key services in your Victorian region
- Navigate the menu on the left to find information, resources
and services in eleven key areas important to wellbeing and Parkinson’s
- Each key area is written as an information guide. Section overviews
describe common support needs, while specific topics guide readers
through detailed information and service pathways.
- Browse the sitemap to see the list
of topics we have included
- The website is designed according to W3C accessibility standards,
so you can:
- Increase the text size
- Print in printer-friendly settings
Find detailed information
and service lists in attached PDFs.
We understand the Parkinson’s
community is diverse. So, to make this website easier to use, we’ve
streamlined it according to different circumstances:
Links to service information
is provided for Veteran’s
- Help us continue to develop this resource according to your
needs! You’ll find the Feedback link at the top right hand side
of the website.
Click on the icon below
to download the Adobe Reader FREE to be able to view files with
We hope you find
this site useful. If you’d like to talk further please call our
helpline on 1800 644 189
We would like to thank
our generous sponsor the AUDA Foundation
for making this website possible.