Parkinson Association of Alberta - Part of the Fabric of Alberta for over 40 Years

January 20, 2018


For over 40 years, Parkinson Association of Alberta (formerly Parkinson Alberta) has been the only charitable organization dedicated to improving the wellbeing and day-to-day lives of Albertans living with and affected by Parkinson disease (PD) and related disorders.


Parkinson Association of Alberta provides no cost specialized support services, education, referrals, information and resources and low-cost programming to those living with Parkinson disease, their families, care partners, friends and health care professionals.


Parkinson Association of Alberta's specialized support services are available both in-person and via tele-options and include one-on-one/family supportive counselling and over 40 facilitator-lead support groups across the province.


At Parkinson Association of Alberta we also aim to innovate and inspire by committing crucial funds for research; key to providing hope and a brighter future in Parkinson disease.


Parkinson Association of Alberta is dedicated to ensuring that no Albertan has to face Parkinson's alone.  We are ready whenever you are; visit our website ( or call our toll-free PD Helpline (1-877-243-9992) to get started on the journey to living well with Parkinson disease.


John Petryshen, CEO


To see the ad that ran in the Calgary Herald & Edmonton Journal CLICK HERE.

To see the ad that ran in the Calgary & Edmonton Suns CLICK HERE



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