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Useful websites for carers of people with Parkinson's disease


 

  • There are hundreds of websites related to Parkinsonís disease and at least as may devoted to caregiving issues. As with all internet sites, the quality ranges from the excellent to the downright misleading.

  • Some useful sources of information on PD and carer issues include:

Caregiver Factsheets on PD

Care Direct : information and help for older people
Caregiver Empowerment

Caregiver Handbook

Caregiver survival

Carers UK : Carers Online

Caring about Carers : UK Government site for carers

Counsel and Care : UK charity providing advice for older people and their carers
 

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Crossroads: Caring for Carers

European Parkinsonís Disease Association (EPDA)

NHS Direct Online

Parkinsonís Disease Society (UK)

Parkinson's Disease Caregiver Information.

PD Caring and Coping

Parkinsonís Disease Information Centre
Varied information on Parkinson's disease and  related sites. Site maintained by volunteers.

PDINDEX: a directory of PD information on the internet

Parkinsonpoly

PD teaching presentation for families, patients and rehabilitation team members

Princess Royal Trust for Carers
 

This site has been established for the dissemination of information. While every effort is made to ensure that information on this site is accurate and current we accept no liability for any omissions or inaccuracies that may have crept in. If in any doubt please contact your doctor for further advice.

Last Modified 13 August 2004
Maintained by Matthew Harris