Key Priorities

Parkinson Canada is committed to supporting Canadians affected by Parkinson's in the following areas:

Health Care Access

To ensure timely access to affordable and effective therapies, diagnostics and health services

Caregiver Support

To help caregivers maintain their own physical and mental well-being

Genetic Fairness Protection

To protect Canadians affected by a genetic condition including Parkinson's disease, from genetic discrimination by employers and/or the insurance industry

Neurodegenerative Research

To receive accelerated and targeted investment in neuroscience and Parkinson's research

Income Security

To protect people affected by Parkinson's disease from poverty

Neurological Issues

To ensure the specific needs of those affected by neurological conditions are recognized and addressed