A path through Parkinson's is a free self-management programme designed to help you navigate your life with Parkinson's.
It is for people with Parkinson's, partners and carers.
I feel as though I'm more in control, I can see a future.
Pat, whose husband has Parkinson's
Each self-management group is led by trained volunteer facilitators with first-hand experience of Parkinson's. Meet our volunteers.
The aim is to share experiences and discuss the practical and emotional impact of Parkinson’s. Find out more about the programme.
The programme offers a time-limited, structured and facilitated chance to talk through some of the bigger questions about life with the condition. In this way it differs from the really valuable support provided by our branches and local support groups.
People tell us that as a result of attending they feel:
Participants also say they gain:
The next groups for people with Parkinson's, partners and carers will run in autumn 2016 as below.
Click on the location for more details of each group. For those without a link, we will add more information as soon as we have it.
|Location||Duration||Start date||End date||Time|
|Harrow||3 weeks||Tuesday 13 September||Tuesday 27 September||10.30am-3.30pm|
|Cambridge||3 weeks||Tuesday 13 September||Tuesday 27 September||10.30am-3.30pm|
|Aberdeen||3 weeks||Wednesday 14 September||Wednesday 28 September||10.30am-3.30pm|
|Cardiff||6 weeks||Wednesday 14 September||Wednesday 19 October||10.30am-1pm|
|Northampton||3 weeks||Wednesday 14 September||Wednesday 28 September||10.30am-3.30pm|
|Leeds||3 weeks||Thursday 15 September||Thursday 29 September||10.30am-3.30pm|
|Derby||3 weeks||Tuesday 20 September||Tuesday 4 October||10.30am-3.30pm|
|Exeter||3 weeks||Tuesday 20 September||Tuesday 4 October||10.30am-3.30pm|
|Central Manchester||6 weeks||Monday 26 September||Monday 31 October||1pm-3.30pm|
|Reading||6 weeks||Wednesday 28 September||Wednesday 2 November||10.30am-1pm|
|Swansea||3 weeks||Tuesday 4 October||Tuesday 18 October||10.30am-3.30pm|
|Halifax||3 weeks||Wednesday 5 October||Wednesday 19 October||10.30am-3.30pm|
|Bristol||6 weeks||Thursday 6 October||Thursday 10 November||1pm-3.30pm|
|Stirling||6 weeks||Monday 17 October||Monday 21 November||1pm-3.30pm|
|Edinburgh||6 weeks||Tuesday 18 October||Tuesday 22 November||1pm-3.30pm|
|Glasgow||6 weeks||Tuesday 18 October||Tuesday 22 November||10.30am-1pm|
|Stockton-on-Tees||3 weeks||Tuesday 18 October||Tuesday 1 November||10.30am-3.30pm|
|Brighton||6 weeks||Wednesday 19 October||Wednesday 23 November||10.30am-1pm|
|Chichester||6 weeks||Thursday 20 October||Thursday 24 November||1pm-3.30pm|
|Eastbourne||6 weeks||Wednesday 26 October||Wednesday 30 November||10.30am-1pm|
If you'd like to register your interest in attending any of these groups, you can:
All of the self-management groups are free to attend, but you must book your place in advance.