This section will help you understand the basics of Parkinson’s Disease, how Parkinson’s Disease affects the brain, its symptoms and ongoing research. Learn More
With the largest grassroots network across the country, the American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA) features a nationwide system of Chapters and Information & Referral (I&R) Centers. Learn about our educational and support resources for individuals with Parkinson’s and their family members.
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We are committed to scientific research and have been a funding partner in many major Parkinson’s disease scientific breakthroughs, investing nearly $55 million in research since 1961. Read about what we fund and explore opportunities for funding.
As the country’s largest grassroots Parkinson’s organization, we rely on the community to help us in our cause. Join our community today.
Providing resources to Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington states, APDA Northwest aims to fulfill our mission by educating and empowering those in our community challenged with Parkinson’s by promoting hope and optimism through innovative services and programs, and funding vital local and national research.
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