Passion for Parkinson’s Foundation
The Passion for Parkinson’s Foundation is a non-profit corporation focused on fundraising to fund and support exercise and arts programs to enhance the lives of those living with Parkinson’s in Mississauga.
Our initiative is to fund these programs and services to make it free for this individuals. Next to medication, exercise is the highest used therapy for managing Parkinson's Disease. Research shows that tailored exercise holds specific benefits for people with Parkinson's Disease including; slowing progression, managing symptoms, and overall motor coordination.
The Foundation will fund and the following"
• Parkinson’s in the Park - Yoga, Stretch and Tai Chi, Walking and Gentle Movement Programs
Parks we work in:
- J.C. Saddington Park, Port Credit
- Oakridge Community Park, Oakridge
Things we do:
- tai chi
We're looking for volunteers in these areas:
- Regular volunteers
- Occasional volunteers