Welcome to the West Hertfordshire Branch of Parkinson’s UK

We help people in Watford, St Albans, Hemel Hempstead, Tring and the surrounding areas. The Branch is lively and friendly and consists of local people who are affected by Parkinson’s. For the latest branch news and information see our News page.

Welcome to the West Hertfordshire Branch of Parkinson’s UK

We help people in Watford, St Albans, Hemel Hempstead, Tring and the surrounding areas. The Branch is lively and friendly and consists of local people who are affected by Parkinson’s. For the latest branch news and information see our News page.

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Living with Parkinson’s

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Activities

The branch provides a range of different activities. You don’t have to be a member to come to any of our weekly or monthly activities.

Meetings

We have a variety of Branch Meetings and local Support Group meetings held throughout the month.

 

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Calendar and Events

Visit our interactive calendar and events list to see what is happening near you.

Exercise

Exercise Classes

The branch provides a range of different activities in various locations. Hopefully there is something that will appeal to everyone.

Help and Information

help-and-information

Visit our Help and Information pages for a comprehensive list of local resources available to you.

Fundraising

We hold a range of fundraising events each year and there’s usually something for everyone. Why not join in?

Latest News and Events

Below are the most recent news and events items that we have added to the site. Click on the title or the “read more” link to open the item up full screen. You can read all of our news by going to the News page

Winter Newsletter

There is some good news about Parkinson's nurses in the Winter Newsletter. You will also find an article on Clinical Research and as usual there are plenty of events planned for next year including lunches and holiday dates.  Take a look inside  ...

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Parkinson’s Helpline Over Christmas

Parkinson’s UK Helpline: 0808 800 0303 The Helpline will be open at limited times over the holiday period. It can be very busy during this time, so the Helpline’s focus will be on dealing with medical enquiries as these are the greatest priority for people with...

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Herts Uni Psychology Research Update by Dr Dawn Rose

Summer is traditionally a time for academics to analyse their data and get down to some writing. Whilst we have certainly been doing that here at the Dance Psychology Lab, we have also managed to get some intellectual socialising done with lots of interesting visits,...

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Alien crash site in Hemel Hempstead

If you were in Hemel Hempstead over Halloween you may have witnessed some scary sights! There was a creatively decorated alien crash site where parents brought their children trick or treating. Over a hundred children visited by 6:30 pm and we were the chosen charity...

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Parkinson’s Nurse Update

Parkinson’s Specialist Nurses – Update November 2017 Your input into Parkinson’s UK Hertfordshire Survey has really helped …. but still a way to go. The results of the survey are attached here.  They make powerful reading and you will see that members from our branch...

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