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Information and support

Having Parkinson's can feel overwhelming if you don't have the right information and support. We're here to help everyone feel in control of life with Parkinson's.

Parkinson's explained

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

There's currently no cure for Parkinson's, but there are lots of different treatments, therapies and support available to help you manage the condition.

More about Parkinson's

Younger people get Parkinson's too

Having Parkinson's isn't easy, but we can provide information and support to help you manage your condition.

Support for younger people
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Parkinson's symptoms

There are 3 main symptoms of Parkinson's. But not everyone will experience all of them.

Treatments and therapies

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Shop for information

You can now order printed copies of our information online, through the Parkinson's UK shop.

We have more than 100 different resources in a range of languages and formats, covering everything you need to know about living with Parkinson’s.

Order print information

Support for you

We can support you in lots of ways from our self-management programme, to our helpline and local advisers.

Search for support where you are
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You can take part in research

Help us get closer to better treatments for Parkinson's by taking part in research. This can be anything from filling in a questionnaire to testing new drugs - whatever you're ready for.

Take part in research

Helpline and local advisers

Our helpline and Parkinson's local advisers are here to answer any questions you have about Parkinson's.

Call us on 0808 800 0303.

More about the helpline and local advisers
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