|Organisation||Parkinsons UK North Birmingham and Sutton Coldfield|
Methodist Church Hall
Everyone's experience of living with Parkinson's is different. But there are lots of issues and challenges that are shared by many people living with the condition.
Here is some information on topics we're frequently asked about and tips on living with Parkinson's day-to-day.
We also have a range of free publications about all aspects of living with Parkinson's.
The benefits of exercise for people with Parkinson's, how to find a local exercise class, exercising at home and research into Parkinson's and exercise
Diet and Parkinson's, planning when to eat and take medication, managing weight loss or dealing with weight gain, special equipment and useful contacts
The impact of Parkinson's on driving, your legal requirements, car insurance, car adaptations and useful contacts
Work and money
Making employment decisions, welfare benefits and grants, and the rights of people with Parkinson's and their carers
Relationships and family life
How Parkinson's may affect relationships - with your partner if you have one, your family, any children or grandchildren, friends, colleagues and people you meet
Holidays and travel
Things to consider before travelling, tips that may help your holidays go smoothly and what to look out for when you're arranging travel insurance
Help with getting online
Some of the options to help you understand more about technology and devices that can make it easier when you're online
Equipment and aids
Home adaptation, how to get your needs assessed, the cost of mobility equipment and disability aids and useful contacts
|Categories||Health Advice and Guidance|