Federal election 2019
The Federal Election is being held on October 21st, 2019.
Join our efforts to help raise awareness of Parkinson’s disease with candidates during the election by downloading our election toolkit here.
Parkinson’s is the
in the world
The average wait time to
see a specialist for diagnosis
of Parkinson’s in Canada
is 11 months
and in some regions
the wait is 2+ years
The economic burden of Parkinson’s disease in Canada is $1.21 billion.
Download our election resources
Parkinson Canada, along with more than 200 dedicated volunteer Ambassadors, shares your concerns and has taken these to elected officials and public servants across the country. Like you, they want to improve your access to drugs, clarify your options, protect your rights and improve services to you and your family.
Together, with one voice, we are making a difference.
If you are interested in being a Parkinson’s Ambassador or have further questions about our current initiatives, please contact us either by email at Advocacy@Parkinson.ca, or by phone at 1-800-565-3000 ext. 3343