The below are some helpful questions and answers. Please do not hesitate to reach out to us directly.
A: Timing is all dependent on the service(s) an individual is in need of and also where the individual stands on our waiting list. Many times, grants can be issued within 30 days of acceptance to the PWF.
A: To apply for a PWF grant and discounted services, simply visit fill our the application here: http://parkinsonswellnessfund.org/patient-application (It’s FREE!)
A: Any individual living with Parkinson’s as well as caregivers.
A: PWF Network Providers qualify based on their credentials with in their area of practice and go through an individual and personal interview process.
A: Becoming a member of the PWF will gain you access to health providers in your area that have agreed to provide PWF member discounts. Discounts vary by Professional. You will also be eligible for 100% funded grants.
A: Health Professionals can include, but are not limited to the following:
Acupuncturists, Audiologists, Assisted Living Facility Managers, Chiropractors, Dance Class Instructors, Doctors of Medicine, Educational Support trainers, Fitness Trainers, Gym Membership Managers, Home Modifications Experts, Home Care, In Home Respite Care, Nurse Practitioners, Nutrition Program Consultants, Occupational Therapists, Optometrists, Physical Therapists, Podiatrists, Physician Assistants, Psychologists, Service Dog Trainers, Speech Pathologists, In Home Respite Care Providers, Thai Chi Instructors, Transportation Assistance Providers and Yoga Instructors.
A: All PWF Network providers have provided us with proof of professional, certification and/ or license requirements according to state and federal laws and regulations.
A: FREE. Yes, some things in life, are free 🙂 There is absolutely no cost to Parkinson‘s families. This is a free service open to all members of the PWF who complete the application.
A: Play for Parkinson‘s exists to increase awareness regarding the affects of Parkinson’s and aid in breaking down the barriers of knowledge. These programs range from tournaments to leagues to one-day events and spans across the tennis, soccer, golf and running communities.
A: Please contact us today!