What is Parkinson's?
Parkinson’s disease is a progressive neurological condition that impairs movement
and is recognised as a Movement Disorder. Researchers suspect it is a combination
of genetic and environmental factors that cause the dopamine-producing nerve
cells to die (Stoessl, 1999).
Why choose Parkinson's Care?
Parkinsons can change your quality of life in a major way. You or your loved one will
need extra support to carry out day-to-day tasks such as getting up and going to
bed or bathing. Golden Age Companions thrive in making it easy for them, as they
may rely on you or others for more support. Our loved one with Parkinson’s Disease
need individualised nursing care tailored to their needs to give optimal symptom
control and improve the quality of life.
Here are a few of the services available:
- Help with housework
- Day care
- Supervise with medication
- Chances for leisure and meeting people