Parkinson's Awareness Month Toolkit

It’s time to #Take6forPD!

Someone is diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease (PD) every 6 minutes in the U.S. This Parkinson’s Awareness Month, take 6 minutes to raise awareness of Parkinson’s using our #Take6forPD toolkit! The toolkit includes social media posts, a proclamation template, a sample letter to the editor and an email blurb — all resources to help you raise awareness of PD with your online network.

#Take6forPD Toolkit

2023 PAM Kit Cover


Looking for something to share on social? Use the following graphics on your social media profiles as you #Take6forPD and raise awareness of Parkinson’s disease.

If you're on a desktop, right click on the images below and click "Save Image As" in order to save a copy to your computer as a .webp file. If you're on a mobile or tablet device, press and hold the image to save.

General Awareness

Parkinson's Awareness Month #Take6forPD
Parkinson's Awareness Month #Take6forPD
Parkinson's Awareness Month #Take6forPD
Parkinson's Awareness Month #Take6forPD

I #Take6forPD to…

I take 6 to advance Parkinson's research
I take 6 to improve Parkinson's care.
I take 6 to educate about Parkinson's


Take 6 for PD to Advance Research Checklist
Improve Access to Care checklist
Take 6 for PD to Empower and Educate Checklist


1.2 million people in the U.S. will be living with PD by 2030.
Someone is diagnosed with PD every 6 minutes in the U.S.
Prevalence by state map
Parkinson's Awareness Month 1.3

World Parkinson’s Day

World Parkinson's Day is April 11
World Parkinson's Day is April 11

Facebook Cover Photo

Parkinson's Awareness Month #Take6forPD

How to Use Each Platform

Be sure to follow @ParkinsonDotOrg on the social platform that resonates with you for updates, resources and community support.


Like us? Prove it. Click like and follow at the top of our page to receive updates in your newsfeed when you log on to Facebook. Select share to let your friends and family know about our page, too!

Engage with our posts by liking, loving, or commenting on our status updates. Experience the power of our global community by sharing your photos and stories on our wall as well.


Mention us in your tweets @ParkinsonDotOrg. Retweet our updates, ask us questions, use our hashtags and share your stories, photos and fundraising efforts so that we can elevate your voice in return.


Join our Instagram community by following us @ParkinsonDotOrg. Tag us in your posts and Instagram Stories.


Follow our LinkedIn updates for updates that affect our Foundation and industry as a non-profit in the healthcare space. Look out for professional education opportunities

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Someone is diagnosed with PD every 6 minutes in the U.S.
Prevalence by state map
PD is the 2nd most common neurodegenerative disease in the U.S.
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