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Resources for Parkinson's Disease and Related Disorders

National PADRECC Website: http://www.parkinsons.va.gov

American Parkinson Disease Association: http://www.apdaparkinson.org/
1-800-223-2732

Michael J. Fox Foundation: http://www.michaeljfox.org/
212-509-0995

National Parkinson's Foundation: www.parkinson.org

Parkinson's Action Network: http://www.parkinsonsaction.org/
1-800-850-4726

Parkinson's Disease Institute: http://www.parkinsonsinstitute.org/

The Parkinson's Web: http://www.pdweb.mgh.harvard.edu/

Parkinson's Disease Foundation: http://www.pdf.org/
1-800-457-6676

The Philadelphia Parkinson's Council: www.philaparkinson.org

WE MOVE: www.wemove.org

Society for Progressive Supranuclear Palsy: http://www.psp.org/


Resources for Caregivers

CareGuide, Inc.: http://www.careguide.com/
1-888-389-8839

Children of Aging Parents: www.caps4caregivers.org
1-800-227-7294

Family Caregiver Alliance: www.caregiver.org

National Alliance for Caregiving: www.caregiving.org

National Family Caregivers Alliance:  http://www.nfcacares.org/
1-800-896-3650

Today's Caregiver Magazine: www.caregiver.com


Resources for PD Therapies

American Speech-Language Association: http://www.asha.org/

The American Occupational Therapy Association: http://www.aota.org

The American Physical Therapy Association: http://www.apta.org

Lee Silverman Voice Treatment Foundation: http://www/lsvt.org


General Resources

Administration on Aging:  http://www.aoa.dhhs.gov/
1-800 677-1116

American Association of Retired Persons:  http://www.aarp.org
1-800-424-3410

Alzheimer's Association: http://www.alz.org/
1-800-272-3900

Healthfinder: http://www.healthfinder.com/

Medicare: www.medicare.gov

National Institute of Health (NIH): www.nih.gov

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke: http://www.ninds.nih.gov/index.htm

Social Security Administration: http://www.ssa.org/
1-800-772-1213

 

 

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