This booklet, for homecare workers, looks at the symptoms of Parkinson's, treatments available and their potential side effects.
- Access to multi-disciplinary teams
- Care strategies
- Infection and falls prevention, and bone health
- Mental health
- Side effects
- Treatments and medication
- Care manager
- Care worker
- Social worker
- End of life
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.
Download PDF version
Parkinson's: A guide for home care workers (PDF, 866KB)
Download Word version
Parkinson's: A guide for home care workers (Word, 779KB)