InspirFit offers PD programs designed to increase or maintain the physical well-being of participants. The foundation provides a grant to the program.
Chicago Tribune: Parkinson's Patients Find Help at Willowbrook Fitness Facility
NPF Western New York’s blue light bulb campaign is going strong. The idea for the blue bulbs came after a number of local landmarks agreed to be lit blue to raise awareness.
Tippy Balady’s tribute song, Coconut Cake, to her grandmother is raising awareness about Parkinson's. Balady will donate money from her sales to NPF.
NPF of Greater Rochester awarded a $20,000 grant to the University of Rochester to study PD. It will allow a social worker to help neurologists at the University treat Parkinson's patients.
Concise article on the different campaigns PD non-profits have launched for Parkinson’s Awareness Month featuring #Move4PD campaign.
In honor of his grandmother who had PD, news anchor Dave Schwartz will wear a new HammerMade tie during April weekend broadcasts and will auction each one to raise money for the PD community in Minnesota and surrounding states.
This article highlights Moving Day® grants, in particular USC’s 5K Training Team in LA for people with Parkinson’s. It also promotes Moving Day® North LA County on May 14.
Inspirational story from Allison Toepperwein, who is living with Young-Onset PD.
NPF of Western New York is raising awareness of the growing presence of PD in the region by distributing blue light bulbs to residents who wish to place them inside or outside their home.
US regulatory advisors endorsed a drug with the potential to change the way PD psychosis is treated. NPF is quoted in reference to PD-psychosis.
Article about the new Parkinson's Wellness Programs offered at the Bernard Horwich JCC in West Rogers Park, Chicago. The program will offer innovative movement therapy sessions, a caregiver support group, and community-wide PD educational events directly to the community.