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People with Parkinson's helping people with Parkinson's

If you are newly diagnosed with Parkinson’s and wondering, "What do I do now?", you are not alone.  It often helps to talk to someone else with PD.  Although none of us at are experts in PD, we all have Parkinson’s and lots of experience in dealing with the  various issues that PD brings. Among us we have two who have Young Onset, another with 20 years experience with Parkinson’s, and all are very active in the Parkinson’s community.  If you would like to talk to someone else with PD or get plugged in to the Parkinson's community, don't hesitate to contact us.  Even if you have a long history with Parkinson's and have questions, please reach out to us.  We are all in the same boat.

If you are a woman newly diagnosed with Parkinson's and would like to talk to another woman with PD, please  go to  the Twitchy Woman Peer to Peer Support Program for Women.

Parkinson's Support and Peer Group

Davis Phinney Ambassadors

The Davis Phinney Foundation has ambassadors that can speak to you about a variety of subjects including working with PD, managing symptoms, exercise, DBS and caregiving.  If you would like to connect with a Davis Phinney ambassador, you can contact them through the Davis Phinney website.