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Every Day, we provide the support, education, and research that will help everyone impacted by Parkinson's disease live life to the fullest.
The American Parkinson Disease Association is the country's largest grass roots organization serving the Parkinson's community.
Our core programs serve the Parkinson's community through education, support, and research. We provide education for patients, caregivers, and healthcare providers, as well as access to information and resources. We support our community through assistance programs like APDA Ride Ride Repay and the Caregiver's Day Off program. We strengthen the support group network and fund local activity classes. Lastly, we fund local research into the cause and cure for Parkinson's.