Useful Links

Caring for Carers Ireland A range of activities, services and functions for Family Carers – www.caringforcarers.ie

Parkinson’s UK A charity that drives better care, treatments and quality of life – www.parkinsons.org.uk

The Cure Parkinson’s Trust A leading charity to fund research to slow, stop and reverse Parkinson’s  www.cureparkinsons.org.uk

Move4Parkinsons Irish charity promoting self management and mindfulness in Parkinson’s disease move4parkinsons.blogspot.ie

Michael J Fox Foundation Up to date information, advice and info on current research – www.michaeljfox.org

UK Parkinson’s Disease Association Excellent website, lots of up to date information – www.parkinsons.org.uk

European Parkinson’s Disease Association Excellent website, lots of up to date information. – www.epda.eu.com

Neurological Alliance of Ireland Umbrella group – their three Standards of Care documents are a blueprint for the way forward for neurology. – www.nai.ie

Carers Association Excellent source of information and support – www.carersireland.com

Neurological Institute New and growing! – www.neurologicalinstitute.ie

Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists Good informative site, including finding a physiotherapist in private practice – www.iscp.ie

My PD Info Useful information to help people with Parkinson’s disease, their family and carers, in everyday life with the condition. – www.myPDinfo.com

Wearing off Useful information to help you in your discussions with your doctor or healthcare professional. – www.wearingoff.com

Movement Disorder Virtual University The healthcare professional’s source for movement disorder news, resources and educational activities. – www.mdvu.org

Sunrise Up Croagh Patrick A successful fundraising group that organises annual events to support neurological conditions, particularly Parkinson’s Disease – https://www.sunriseupcroaghpatrick.com/