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NGS is celebrating its 90th anniversary in 2017

90 years of gardens for charity

This bank holiday, our partner the National Garden Scheme celebrates their 90th anniversary. Since 1927 they’ve raised an incredible £50 million for nursing charities. Get involved in their celebrations, just by visiting a beautiful garden!

We're the Parkinson's charity that drives better care, treatments and quality of life. Together we can bring forward the day when no one fears Parkinson's.

It's time for a new treatment

Jordan's story - Parkinson's and university

A photo of Jordan visiting the Parkinson's UK office

“I would give everything, absolutely everything, to have a cure."

Derek's story - Parkinson's medication and side effects

Photograph of Derek Berry

"My medication causes a lot of side effects, like swallowing problems and dizzy spells."

Lill's story - coping with Parkinson's as a couple

A photograph of Lill and her husband Rob.

"New treatments, for us, would mean hope."

Information and support

About Parkinson's

A photo of Albert at his home

Parkinson's is a progressive neurological condition. This means it causes problems in the brain and gets worse over time.

Support for you

Leanne Owen and husband, Peter, photographed at their home in Wakefield.

If you have Parkinson's - or you know someone who has - we can help you find the support and information you need. 

Treatments and therapies

Sally, who has Parkinson's, talking to two nurses from her local GP practice

While there's currently no cure for Parkinson's, there are lots of treatment options available to help manage and control symptoms.   

Get involved

Muddy Mission

Parkinson's UK supporters taking on Muddy Mission in 2016

Clamber, climb and crawl your way over walls, down slides, across cargo nets and through miles of mud

Sign up to our Campaigns Network

Disability benefits protest outside Parliament

Together we can fight for a fairer deal for people affected by Parkinson's.


A Parkinson's UK supporter taking on a cycling challenge

200 miles. Three cities. Two days. Join our new sportive.

Sharing experiences

Paul McCourt

My advice is to get involved, help yourself and challenge yourself every day.

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