Parkinson Canada in Atlantic Canada

Welcome to Parkinson Canada in Atlantic Canada, you are not alone. Our team of staff and trained volunteers offer information, education and services for Atlantic Canadians living with Parkinson’s, their families/caregivers and the health professionals on their treatment teams. Find out about our local programs, our upcoming education and fundraising events, and our news below. Contact us for more information and to learn how Parkinson Canada may be able to assist you further.

150 - 7071 Bayers Rd.
Halifax, Nova Scotia, B3L 2C2

Toll Free: 1-800-565-3000
Local: 902-422-3656
Email: info@parkinson.ca
Fax: 306-933-4481

Monday to Friday: 9am - 5pm

See our staff directory

We Offer You...

  • support one-on-one, and in a group setting via local community support groups
  • a toll-free information and referral line at 1 (800) 565-3000
  • customized information packages
  • presence at local health fairs
  • opportunities to get involved in your community
  • educational workshops and conferences for individuals and families
  • continuing education and resources for health professionals at ParkinsonClinicalGuidelines.ca

** Note Parkinson Canada does not provide direct financial assistance, however, we may refer you to resources within the community.

Parkinson Canada communicates with you in English or French. If you require materials and support in another language, please contact info@parkinson.ca or call 1-800-565-3000.

Community Programs and News

Staff Directory

Ryan Underhill—Managing Director, Atlantic
Ask me about...
  • requests by health care professionals
  • local media relations
  • advocating
Contact me at:
Toll Free: 1-800-565-3000
Extension: 3452
Local: 902-422-3656
Cary Norquay—Community Development Coordinator, New Brunswick
Ask me about...
  • community networks
  • community events & program
  • fundraising events
  • volunteering 
  • Parkinson Canada Superwalk
  • support for people living with Parkinson's and caregivers
  • information and publications on Parkinson’s disease
  • references for services in your community
  • caregivers
  • support groups
  • newly diagnosed navigation
Contact me at:
Toll Free: 1-800-565-3000
Extension: 3459; or local in New Brunswick: 506-461-0444
Local: 902-422-3656
Denise Girard—Administrative Officer
Ask me about...
  • Parkinson Canada SuperWalk 
  • accounts payable
  • donations
  • support groups locations
Contact me at:
Toll Free: 1-800-565-3000
Extension: 3450
Local: 902-422-3656
Lisa Frankland—Community Development Coordinator, Nova Scotia
Ask me about...
  • community networks
  • community events & program
  • fundraising events
  • volunteering 
  • Parkinson Canada SuperWalk
  • support for people living with Parkinson's and caregivers
  • information and publications on Parkinson’s disease
  • references for services in your community
  • caregivers
  • support groups
  • newly diagnosed navigation
Contact me at:
Toll Free: 1-800-565-3000
Extension: 3451
Local: 902-422-3656