Being diagnosed with Parkinson's and explaining what that means to family members can be extremely difficult at such an emotional time.
Telling young children about such a complex condition can be especially hard.
To try to make this easier, we've developed children's books aimed at 3 to 7 year olds. You can download them using the links below, or order a copy here.
My Gran has Parkinson's
My Mum has Parkinson's
"Scientists are working hard to find out how to make it go away or stop people getting it. But until they find a way to make it go away, Parkinson’s means I may not be able to do all the things I want to, when I want to."
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