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What We Do

The Parkinson's Association of Ireland is a charity, based in Dublin with branches throughout the country. Our aim is to assist people with Parkinson's, their families and carers, health professionals and other interested people by offering support, a listening ear and information on any aspect of living with Parkinson's. We currently receive no funding from the Irish state.

Our Objectives

·          to help and support patients and carers by developing a support network of branches throughout the country

·          to make information freely available to patients and their families through seminars, magazines, information leaflets and meetings on a national and local level

·          to facilitate easy access to all appropriate services for people with Parkinson's and to lobby to improve those services

·          to help establish a network of Parkinson’s Disease Nurse Specialists within a multidisciplinary setting, each in association with a neurologist and or a geriatrician.

·          to promote and encourage research into Parkinson's.

·          support through our Freephone Helpline, 1800 359359, which is open from 9am to 7pm Monday to Thursday and 9am - 5pm Friday..

·          Information and advice from our Parkinson’s Disease Nurse Specialist available through our freephone helpline.

·          raising awareness through educating the public, health professionals and influencers, to give a greater understanding and acceptance of Parkinson's.




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