Provider Details

Organisation

Service Name
Parkinson's UK
Organisation Name
Parkinson's UK

Contact Details

Telephone

More About The Provider

Service Description

Description of Service

Margaret Hunter Parkinson’s UK Local Adviser for Darlington, Hartlepool, Middlesbrough and Stockton-on-Tees.
I can provide free, confidential one to one information and support to people living with Parkinson’s by telephone, email, letter or (where necessary) face-to-face client visits.
I can help people living with Parkinson’s who:
• have just been diagnosed and are looking for advice and information about their condition.
• are looking for tips on how to deal with the day-to-day impact of Parkinson's.
• need emotional support.
• want to find out more about the services available in their area.
• want to learn about their rights and entitlements.
• need help navigating the benefits process.
• are looking for support on employment issues.
• need support with anything else relating to their life with Parkinson's.

Types of Service Provided
Living At Home Looking After Someone (Carers) Housing Options and Care Homes Keeping Safe Getting Out And About (Socialising) Keeping Healthy Money Matters Working And Learning
Client Groups Served
Dementia Long Term Condition Physical Disability Carer
Age Ranges Served
18-24 25-49 50-64 65+

Service Details

Is there a cost for this service?
No
Opening Times

Parkinson's UK free confidential helpline on 0808 800 0303. Opening times are: Monday to Friday 9am-7pm and Saturday 10am-2pm. Our trained advisers, including nurse specialists, can provide information and advice about all aspects of living with Parkinson's, including medical issues, symptoms and treatments, employment, benefits and health and social care.

Accessibility

Physical Environment Accessibility

Are your premises accessible?
N/A

Other Accessibility

Could you provide a BSL interpreter?
No
You you cater for religious/cultural needs?
Yes
Is a referral required to access your service?
Yes
Please give further details

Self and professionals referrals are accepted.

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