At a major meeting of English local councils and staff we shared the views of people affected by Parkinson's and urged local councils to do more for them.
People with Parkinson’s and their carers in England aren’t aware of their local council’s information about social care, or even how to ask them for an assessment.
The Government is planning to consult on how Attendance Allowance is issued. This is a benefit that helps over 36,000 retired people with Parkinson's.
People with advanced Parkinson's in Scotland will now be able to access the innovative treatment Duodopa more easily, after it was approved by the Scottish Medicines Consortium (SMC).
Baroness Gale has asked for an explanation as to why NHS England has cut a key neurology role, which is likely to impact people with Parkinson's.