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Parkinson's UK

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Address

215 Vauxhall Bridge Road

London

SW1V 1EJ

Telephone (Local Adviser) 0344 225 3657
Website www.parkinsons.org.uk
Opening Hours (Local Adviser) AAA

Tues – Thurs

Office hours

National Helpline

0808 800  0303

Call free Monday to Friday

9am - 7pm

(Closed Sundays and Bank Holidays )

 

We're the Parkinson's support and research charity. For more than 40 years we've been working to find a cure and improve life for everyone affected by Parkinson's. We provide expert information and support on every aspect of Parkinson's through our: free confidential helpline; UK wide team of Local Advisers; website, and publications. We fund groundbreaking Parkinson’s research. We offer friendship, support and the opportunity to meet other people affected via our network of local groups across the UK. We campaign to make sure people living with Parkinson's are treated fairly, with access to the support they need. We fund raise to find a cure and improve life. We offer training and resources for health and social care professionals to help improve services for people affected by Parkinson's.

 

Our UK-wide network of friendly Parkinson's local advisers are here for you – whether you have the condition or you're a carer, friend or family member of someone with Parkinson's. – This service is free and confidential.

 

 

How do I refer to this organisation?

We accept self referrals and referrals from any source by email, phone or post.

 

Areas of Advice

Welfare Benefits; Family and Personal; Older People; Health and Wellbeing

  • Advice and information about your Parkinson’s
  • Tips on how to deal with the day-to-day impact of Parkinson's
  • Emotional support/listening ear
  • Advocacy
  • Information and signposting to local services
  • Information and advice on rights and entitlements including help to navigate the benefits process
  • Support on employment issues
  • Support with anything else relating to your life with Parkinson's
  • Support for carers

 

Type of organisation

Support

 

Quality Marks

  1. Customer Service Excellence Standard
  2. The Information Standard (Quality mark for public health information)