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Latest Articles

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Feb. 17, 2021

Parkinson’s Victoria is closely monitoring the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation as it develops in Victoria: UPDATED16 February 2021 Read more…

Elaine Maberly receives inaugural Harold Waldron Carer’s Award

Feb. 02, 2021

Elaine Maberly is a fitting recipient of the inaugural Harold Waldron Carer’s Award, created to recognise a family member or friend touched by Parkinson’s who has made a significant difference to the Parkinson’s community through their voluntary leadership or support of a peer support group leader. Read more…

Ask the expert

Jan. 20, 2021

Ask the Experts gives you access to health professionals who specialise in Parkinson's. Hear from experts on a variety of topics relating to symptoms, treatments and breakthroughs associated with Parkinson's Disease. Read more…

Online singing brings people together for a song and a smile

Jan. 13, 2021

As face-to-face group singing remains restricted due to the risk of COVID-19, Parkinson’s Victoria remains committed to providing an outlet for people to come together to sing from the safety of their own homes. Read more…

Sir Zelman Cowen Award presented to Judy Phelan

Dec. 21, 2020

Judy Phelan, a long-time supporter and fundraiser who has been living with Parkinson’s for just over 20 years, has been awarded the 2020 Sir Zelman Cowen Award for her outstanding services to the Parkinson’s community. Read more…

Oct. 28, 2020

$150,000 State Government donation boosts fundraising total

Oct. 16, 2020

Get Online Week 19 - 25 October

Sep. 18, 2020

Join our online Living Well conversations

Sep. 03, 2020


Jul. 01, 2020

Thank YOU for being part of our team!

Jun. 19, 2020

Parkinson’s funding boost for services in western Victoria

Jun. 07, 2020

Queen’s Birthday honour recognises service to Parkinson’s

May. 27, 2020

PSG members in the middle of bushfires

May. 08, 2020

Physical activity during COVID-19

Feb. 07, 2020

Free online conference to empower people with Parkinson’s

Feb. 04, 2020

Book your place at an InSearch 2020 lecture now

Jan. 29, 2020

Former Shepparton PSG leader awarded OAM

Dec. 20, 2019

The Parkinson’s Victoria office is moving – downstairs

Dec. 04, 2019

New carers award honours long-standing Geelong PSG leader

Nov. 29, 2019

Award a high note for Heather

Nov. 20, 2019


Nov. 06, 2019

Aged Care Royal Commission Submission

Sep. 25, 2019

Engage with medical researchers through Consumer Buddy Program

Sep. 18, 2019

Parkinson’s Research Participation Opportunities

Sep. 17, 2019

Now hiring for new position in our Health Team

Jul. 26, 2019

Kim shares her A Walk in the Park fundraising tips

Jul. 25, 2019

A Walk in the Park regional events confirmed

Jul. 19, 2019

Generous appeal contributions

Jul. 19, 2019

Research opportunity - hallucinations in Parkinson’s

Jun. 14, 2019

Parkinson’s Victoria welcomes promising research led by Victorian scientists

May. 08, 2019

A Walk in the Park registrations open

May. 02, 2019

Donate today to support your community

Apr. 17, 2019

Parkinson’s Victoria public holiday closures

Mar. 14, 2019

Put on a party for Parkinson’s this April

Mar. 01, 2019

Help for now, hope for the future

Feb. 19, 2019

Autumn fundraisers will appeal to garden and art lovers

Jan. 31, 2019

Recently Diagnosed Seminar 2019 program announced

Dec. 21, 2018

Parkinson’s Victoria Christmas closure

Dec. 11, 2018

Sinemet shortage continues

Dec. 07, 2018

Riding out the festive season

Dec. 07, 2018

Donate today and help support your community in 2019

Nov. 29, 2018

Warrnambool’s Andrew Suggett named Sir Zelman Cowen Award recipient

Nov. 22, 2018

Medical Cooling Concession

Oct. 24, 2018

Sociological study of use of digital media

Oct. 23, 2018

WPC 2019 – will we see you there?

Oct. 19, 2018

Health professional seminar in Albury Wodonga

Sep. 05, 2018

Campaign to protect your services

Aug. 31, 2018

Medication Shortage

Aug. 09, 2018

We are Hiring!  Psychologist

Jun. 18, 2018


Jun. 08, 2018

Research on Cognition in Parkinson’s

Jun. 05, 2018

Walk tall in regional Victoria

May. 09, 2018

Donate today to our winter appeal to support your community

Apr. 13, 2018

2017 / 2018 Research Fellowships and Scholarships Announced

Apr. 06, 2018


Apr. 06, 2018

Participation in Clinical Trial

Mar. 20, 2018

A beautiful way to raise funds this Autumn

Mar. 08, 2018

Parkinson’s Victoria reaps the rewards of Ritchies’ Community Benefit Card Program

Mar. 01, 2018

Put on a Party for Parkinson’s in April

Feb. 22, 2018

Peer Support Group Leader Profile: Christine Anderson

Feb. 06, 2018

YOGA: Alignment of mind, body and spirit

Jan. 29, 2018

In Celebration puts gifts to work for Parkinson’s

Jan. 17, 2018

Queenscliff summer swim combines fun with fundraising

Dec. 14, 2017

This concession will help you keep your cool this Summer

Dec. 04, 2017

Mildura Parkinson’s advocate takes this year’s Sir Zelman Cowen award

Nov. 20, 2017

Our important Christmas Appeal is on again!

Nov. 13, 2017

When Parkinson’s leads to social isolation

Nov. 09, 2017

Try ParkinSong to help find your voice

Nov. 02, 2017

This seminar eases the uncertainty of a recent Parkinson’s diagnosis

Nov. 02, 2017

We Want You - To participate in Parkinson’s research

Oct. 26, 2017

Parkinson’s Victoria’s Scholarship and Fellowship Opportunities

Oct. 12, 2017

Melbourne walkers set a new record

Sep. 28, 2017

We Want You – To find your voice in ParkinSong

Sep. 21, 2017

Healthcare Professionals Conference 2017 - Early Bird bookings now open!

Sep. 21, 2017

Timboon Walk a smash hit!

Sep. 01, 2017

A Walk in the Park 2017 photographs

Aug. 26, 2017

A Walk in the Park Event Day Booklet

Jul. 20, 2017

A Walk in the Park Regional Events

Jun. 28, 2017

Monash University calling for DBS patients and carers to participate in a survey

Jun. 28, 2017

Are you 20 to 75 and want to participate in a 60 minute experiment?

Jun. 28, 2017

Deakin University calling for volunteers to take part in a six week exercise study

Jun. 22, 2017

Parkinson’s Black Tulip Magnolia Fundraiser

Apr. 29, 2017

A Walk in the Park Melbourne registrations now open!

Mar. 27, 2017

Has your communication and swallowing changed because of Parkinson’s? Take a survey

Mar. 27, 2017

Longview Open Garden

Mar. 17, 2017

Shepparton Peer Support Group donates $50,000

Mar. 02, 2017

#UniteForParkinson’s campaign

Feb. 07, 2017

We’re recruiting!  Events Co-ordinator position available

Jan. 20, 2017

Recently Diagnosed seminars in March 2017

Dec. 22, 2016

2016 Sir Zelman Cowen Winner - Peter Raymond

Dec. 02, 2016

Dylan Hardy’s seven tips for Christmas

Nov. 29, 2016

2016 Annual Christmas Appeal

Nov. 14, 2016

Screening of Liz Jackson’s film “A Sense of Self” on ABC

Nov. 14, 2016

Wilko’s Whiskers Fundraiser

Nov. 11, 2016

Recently Diagnosed seminars - fully booked for 2016

Oct. 14, 2016

2016 Christmas Catalogue : celebrate and give a gift that matters

Oct. 11, 2016

Recently Diagnosed seminar, Warrnambool and Melbourne

Aug. 05, 2016

Living Well seminar

Jun. 27, 2016

A Walk in the Park extends into regional Victoria

Jun. 08, 2016

Lacey’s Open Garden - where “East meets West”

May. 30, 2016

The Black Tulip Magnolia

Apr. 28, 2016

A Walk in the Park 2016

Apr. 28, 2016

Non-Motor and gastrointestinal symptoms of Parkinson’s

Apr. 19, 2016

Shake It Up and Parkinson’s Victoria working together

Apr. 19, 2016

Painting with Parkinson’s celebrates 10 years