About Us

Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario

Parkinson Society Southwestern Ontario is the voice of people living with Parkinson’s in Southwestern Ontario. Our purpose is to ease the burden and find a cure through support services, education, advocacy and research.

Support

  • Access to the toll-free line, 1-888-851-7376
  • The Growth and Development of Support Groups
  • Facilitator Workshops and Training
  • Guidance for Regional Volunteer Committees
  • Awareness and Media Campaigns

Education

  • Educational Materials
  • A Resource Centre
  • Educational Conferences and Workshops
  • Parkinson Education Programs (PEP)
  • Community Presentations

Advocacy

  • Ensuring the voices of people living with Parkinson’s are heard on issues important to their well-being
  • Training to empower individuals
  • Guidance and Support for the implementation of
    National and Provincial initiatives

Research

  • Funding
  • Current information about Parkinson’s Research
  • An important link to Nationally funded Researchers in our communities
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