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8:30 AM to 5:30 PM.

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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

Ages

Older adult / Kaumātua

How do I access this service?

Referral, Contact us

Charges

This is a free service.

Hours

8:30 AM to 5:30 PM.

Mon – Fri8:30 AM – 5:30 PM

Languages Spoken

English

Services Provided

Advocacy

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/whanau…

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Parkinson's Clinical Service

There are 25 nurses and community educators across New Zealand. They provide education, information and help people make informed decisions about living with Parkinson’s.

Nurses and Community educators can provide:…

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Family / whānau

  • Respite
  • Support

We also provide support and information for carers and families of people affected by Parkinson’s. This includes how to get information, support with keeping records, financial help, dealing with emotions,…

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Wellness / healthy lifestyle

Parkinson's NZ has regional Action Groups that provide a range of social activities for people living with Parkinson's. Your nurse or community educator will be able to tell you about…

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Home support

  • Home visiting

Our nurses and community educators can provide individualised advice through a personal assessment. They will work with the person with Parkinson’s, their family and carers to provide information and support…

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Transport

Our nurses and community educators can provide general advice on how to arrange mobility vouchers, parking permits, home help and other general assistance.

Region

Central Auckland, East Auckland, North Auckland, Northland, South Auckland, West Auckland

Contact Details

Postal Address

PO Box 11 067
Manners Street
Wellington 6142

This page was last updated at 10:33AM on August 12, 2019. This information is reviewed and edited by Parkinson's New Zealand.