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Support. Care. Knowledge.

Support

We provide everything from personal and family consultation, workshops and information sessions, group support sessions and specialized exercise classes.

Care

Our professional staff offer a wide variety of services to clients at all stages of the life cycle, from children to seniors, and their loved ones.

Knowledge

We welcome calls for information and assistance - connecting with schools, workplaces and the community.

Headway Charity Golf Classic

Thank you to all who supported our 25th Silver Anniversary Charity Golf Classic Tournament. Best EVER!

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Victoria Epilepsy & Parkinson's Centre

Community Education

 

Our agency has a strong commitment to providing free community education and inservices about Parkinson’s. Examples include sessions for Home Support Worker/Resident Care Attendant training programs, care facilities, and community organizations.

To plan a session, phone our agency (250) 475-6677. Let us know the audience, any specific issues you’d like discussed, how much time you have, and a few suggested dates.

 

Knowledge is Power

 

Educational Presentations :

Parkinson's and Nutrition 2015 by Pam Hutchison

Nutrition and the Parkinson's Brain by Anna Patten PhD

 

Below are Presentations from the Davis Phinney Foundation Victory Summit in Vancouver, April 30/16

Your Exercise Plan for YOUR PD by Mike Studer, PT, MHS, NCS, CEEQAA, CWT, CSST

Cognitive Changes in PD & What to Do About Them by Mark Mapstone, PhD

Non-Motor Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease by Dr. Anne-Louise Lafontaine

Pain in Parkinson's by Daryl Wile, MD, MSc, FRCPC

Navigating Depression and Mood by Mark Mapstone, PhD

Strategies for the Care Team by Connie Carpenter Phinney, MS

Medication Management & Strategies by Silke Appel-Cresswell

Getting a Good Night's Rest: Sleep and PD by Jason Valerio, MSc, MD, FRCPC

Parkinson's Overview and Wellness

Brush up on your Parkinson’s terminology with this glossary , 
compliments of the Michael J Fox Foundation
.