Other Parkinson's disease Organizations
General PD Information Links
Website published original content every weekday: articles, updates, research reviews and personal stories from people living with PD.
Provides a central resource for information about PD.
A forum moderated by a registered dietician. It allows individuals to anonymously ask questions about dietary matters and PD.
Provides news and research updates on Deep Brain Stimulation.
Teaches and further develops the LSVT method - a non-pharmacological and non-surgical intervention shown to be effective in improving oral communication in people with PD.
Find physical therapists near you by typing in your zip code and the security code to begin a search. If your zip code does not bring results, try a neighboring city or town's zip code.
Blog by a Physical Therapist with over 20 years of experience and a special interest in Parkinson's disease. The intent of this blog is to share information that has been
accumulated over the years in a Q & A format. All of questions are
actual questions from support groups and conferences. Blog will be updated frequently starting in April 2012 so keep checking back for updates.
Provides an extensive list of clinical trials that are being conducted around the world and publishes a wide range of clinical research newsletters, books and directories.
Provides a registry of federally and privately supported clinical trials conducted in the United States and around the world.
Government research agency which provides information on such neurological disorders as Parkinson's, while also recruiting participants, conducting, reporting on and supporting related clinical trials.
Young Onset Parkinson's disease
Provides information and supportive resources that address issues specific to young people living with Parkinson's and their families.
Provides resources for individuals living with YOPD.
Assistance with Metro Services.
Caregiver information, online resources and a full featured discussion forum.
Provides seniors a safe driving self-assessment tool, which can be ordered or downloaded from the internet.
Provides an extensive directory of home modification resources that can aid in the limiting of household falling episodes and other accidents.
Offers information, research, education, services and advocacy for caregivers.
Provides resources and support, including information about hospitalization.
Online resource offering comprehensive information on issues associated with caregiving, including how to assess needs, manage and understand stages of caregiving and find caregivers.
Focuses on issues of family caregiving through research, policy papers and assistance to caregivers.
Lists numerous assisted living facilities and other senior care options.
Caregiverlist Caregiver Resources and Tools
Home Healthcare Agencies
Maintains a national directory of Visiting Nurse Agencies (VNAs).
Provides a directory of groups that provide healthcare, housing and services to the elderly including, nursing care, home and community based services and adult day care services.
Provides information on finding and selecting in-home care.