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About us

About us

Watch our film and see how we're working together to bring forward the day when no one fears Parkinson's.

We're the Parkinson's charity that drives better care, treatments and quality of life.

Watch our film and see how we're working together to bring forward the day when no one fears Parkinson's.

About Parkinson's UK

What we do

Diane Kay, who has Parkinson's, with Parkinson's UK local adviser Vicky Riddle

Because we're here, no one has to face Parkinson's alone

Who we are

Karen Rose, who has Parkinson's, holding a placard saying 'Hello'

Our people, our brand, our history and milestones


Parkinson's UK local group members

Become a Parkinson's UK member for only £4 a year

Working for us

Staff and volunteers across the UK

We offer paid job roles and volunteer opportunities at our UK office in London and across the UK. You could help us achieve our vision of finding a cure and improving life for everyone affected by Parkinson's.

More about working for us

Did you know?

About two thirds of our paid roles are home-based, so we can provide local information and support across the UK.

More about our work

Our impact

Together we're making a difference to thousands of people with Parkinson's, and making significant steps towards better treatments and a cure.

Influencing public policy

Our work to improve policy for the benefit of people living with Parkinson's - including our views on major policy issues.

Teams across the UK

Our local roles across the UK work with the whole Parkinson's community to get the right services and support to meet local needs.

Get in touch

Contact us

Parkinson's UK helpline team holding a placard saying 'Call us'

Lots of ways to get in touch - we'd love to hear from you


Parkinson's UK staff member on the phone

How we can help journalists and how to contact our Media team

Tell us what you think

Dr Kieran Breen holding a placard saying 'We want your feedback'

Comments, suggestions, complaints or compliments

Sharing experiences

We put people with Parkinson's and their families at the heart of everything we do. We're proud that the charity makes a real difference to the people we help.

Luis Perpetuo, Head of Involvement and Inclusion
Luis Perpetuo