The National Parkinson Foundation Heartland provides people with Parkinson’s and caregivers access to local resources and services, such as support groups, exercise and wellness classes, education programs and more.

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A Parkinson's diagnosis comes with a lot of uncertainty and questions. You are not alone; you can rely on the National Parkinson Foundation to get the answers you need. Learn More.


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Parkinson's Central Mobile App

Parkinson's Central is a free, easy-to-use smartphone app that people with Parkinson's and their caregivers can use to access Parkinson's-related information wherever and whenever they need it. featured both NPF apps - Parkinson’s Toolkit and Parkinson’s Central—on their website in an article, “The Best iPhone Apps for Parkinson’s".

Parkinson's Central features:

  • "Near Me" tool to find resources in your area
  • How to get the most out of doctor visits
  • Ins and outs of diagnosis and medication management
  • Tips on how to live well with Parkinson's
  • Information about insurance and finance
  • Special caregiver content

You can download the app for free in the iTunes store or via Google Play.