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Parkinson's New Zealand
Community Health Service
8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.
About Parkinson's New Zealand
We provide information, education and support to people with Parkinson's (and related conditions) and their caregivers and we liaise with allied health professionals.
Parkinson's New Zealand is a charitable trust whose primary objective is the optimal wellbeing, dignity and confidence of those with Parkinson's, their families and carers. Our team of nurses and Community Educators are registered health professionals that have a wealth of knowledge and experience.
For information on Parkinson's and how we can help you please go to our webpage www.parkinsons.org.nz
Older adult / Kaumātua
How do I access this service?
Referral, Contact us
This is a free service.
8:30 AM to 5:00 PM.
|Mon – Fri||8:30 AM – 5:00 PM|
Our nurses and community educators can work beside you or speak on your behalf, particularly when speaking with hospital staff, specialists and employers. They are also able to facilitate family/whānau…
Parkinson's Clinical Service
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Family / whānau
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Wellness / healthy lifestyle
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- Home visiting
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Our nurses and community educators can provide general advice on how to arrange mobility vouchers, parking permits, home help and other general assistance.
Bay of Plenty, Central Auckland, Central Lakes, Dunedin - South Otago, East Auckland, Hawkes Bay, Hutt, Lakes, MidCentral, Nelson Marlborough, North Auckland, Northland, South Auckland, South Canterbury, Southland, Tairāwhiti, Taranaki, Waikato, Wairarapa, Waitaki, Wellington, West Auckland, West Coast, Whanganui
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This page was last updated at 12:35PM on September 13, 2021. This information is reviewed and edited by Parkinson's New Zealand.