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.
Jul. 26, 2019
Kim shares her A Walk in the Park fundraising tips
Kim Goodridge was a teenager when her dad Wayne was diagnosed with Parkinson's in 2005. She became passionate about raising awareness of the condition and fundraising for a cure and has been a strong advocate for A Walk in the Park, raising $58,000 in the past three years alone. Read more…
Jul. 25, 2019
A Walk in the Park regional events confirmed
A Walk in the Park is not just a Melbourne event. This year seven regional walks will be held, offering people from around Victoria the opportunity to step out in support of Parkinson’s. Read more…
Jul. 19, 2019
Research opportunity - hallucinations in Parkinson’s
Participants are being sought for a Swinburne University study into unusual sensory experiences in Parkinson's Read more…
Jun. 14, 2019
Parkinson’s Victoria welcomes promising research led by Victorian scientists
Parkinson’s Victoria has welcomed the positive results of a Phase 1 human clinical trial involving a compound (CuATSM) developed by Victorian researchers which showed symptom improvements to a small test group of people living with Parkinson’s. Read more…
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Wyndham Parkinson’s Community Seminar
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