Parkinson's: A guide for home care workers

This booklet, for homecare workers, looks at the symptoms of Parkinson's, treatments available and their potential side effects.

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  • Access to multi-disciplinary teams
  • Care strategies
  • Infection and falls prevention, and bone health
  • Mental health
  • Side effects
  • Symptoms
  • Treatments and medication
Resource type
  • Publications
  • Care manager
  • Care worker
  • Social worker
  • Complex
  • End of life
  • Maintenance

The booklet also suggests what professional carers can do to provide the best care for people with Parkinson's who live at home.

You can download it as a PDF or in Microsoft Word, where you can make the text larger to read. You can also order a paper copy.

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Parkinson's: A guide for home care workers (PDF, 866KB)