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Parkinson's UK Cymru

We're here for everyone affected by Parkinson's in Wales.

Find out about support near you, who to contact and how to get involved.

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Get in touch

Wales office - general enquiries/donations

For all general enquiries, please contact:

  • Alyson Smith, Business Support Officer for Wales
    Tel: 0344 225 3784
    Email: [email protected]

Or write to: Parkinson's UK Wales/Cymru, Maritime Offices, Woodland Terrace, Maesycoed, Pontypridd CF37 1DZ.

    Do you need fundraising support?

    For guidance and support for your fundraising activities:

    Bethan Palfrey, Wales Fundraiser
    Tel: 0344 225 9835
    Email: [email protected]

    Our fundraisers organise a huge range of Parkinson's UK events and activities and support individuals and community groups to raise money.

    Take a look at fundraising ideas and events - what could you do?

    Find out about local Parkinson's services and share any concerns

    If you want to find out more about local Parkinson's services or share any concerns, please contact:

    • Suzanne Marchment, Area Development Manager (South Wales)
      Tel: 0300 123 3671
      Email: [email protected]
    • Dawn McGuinness, Area Development Manager (North and Mid Wales)
      Tel: 0344 225 3713
      Email: [email protected]

    Our area development managers identify the local needs of the Parkinson's community. They work with people with Parkinson's, family members, carers, our local group network, volunteers and health and social care professionals to identify gaps in services.

    We are developing and delivering a range of activities, complementing the services offered by our local group network. To find out what is happening or being planned in your area please contact our area development managers.

    Want to find out more about our campaigns?

    For any questions about campaigning work in Wales:

    • Rachel Williams, Campaigns, Policy and Communications Manager
      Tel: 0344 225 3715
      Email: [email protected]

    There are 6,000 people with Parkinson's in Wales. Our campaigns and policy officer works to make sure that their voices, and those of their families and carers, are heard in the National Assembly for Wales and Welsh Government.

    Join our Campaigns Network today.

    Do you have a question about volunteering?

    If you're interested in volunteering in Wales, search our volunteer opportunities, or contact:

    • Rebecca Lydon, Volunteer Co-ordinator (South Wales)
      Tel: 0344 225 3714
      Email: [email protected]
    • Emily Owen, Volunteer Co-ordinator (North and Mid Wales)
      Tel: 0344 225 3684
      Email: [email protected]

    Volunteers run our local networks, fundraise and much more. We'll support you to make sure your experience of volunteering for us is a really positive one.

    Are you a health and social care professional in Wales?

    Are you a health or social care professional working or interested in Parkinson's care? Then the Excellence Network is for you.

    Sign up to the UK Parkinson's Excellence Network newsletter which has the latest news, training, resources and events for professionals.

    Training

    Search the education and training directory As part of the UK Parkinson's Excellence Network, our education team supports and enables health and social care professionals to understand Parkinson's and continue to improve their practice.

    Do you have a press enquiry?

    For media enquiries, please contact:

    • Rachel Williams, Campaigns, Policy and Communications Manager
      Tel: 0344 225 3715
      Email: [email protected]

    Welsh publications

    We produce a range of resources in other languages, including welsh.

    FIND US ON SOCIAL MEDIA

    You can keep up to date with our activities across Wales on our Facebook page.

    COUNTRY DIRECTOR

    To get in touch with the country director:

    Local advisers in Wales

    Our Parkinson's local advisers provide one-to-one information and support to people with Parkinson's, their families and carers.

    For any questions about Parkinson's local advisers in your area contact Stephen Cairns, Service Manager on 0344 225 3712 or [email protected].

    Get It On Time campaign goes to the Welsh Assembly

    People affected by Parkinson's from across Wales met with Assembly Members to talk about the importance of getting medication on time in hospital.

    You can help by completing the Get It On Time Survey now.

    More Support

    Dewis Cymru is a database for all of the local and national organisations and services that might be able to help you. You can use it to search for help and support in your local area, for issues including money management and looking after someone.