The group met in person for the first time since the start of Covid in the Viaduct Inn. We will continue to meet there every Tuesday at 6.30 until further notice. Come and join us and enjoy an evening of song and company.
This was our last chance before the summer recess to get our TDs and Senators to put pressure on the Cork/Kerry HSE budget setters to make sure that the specialist nurses promised are in this year’s budget submission, particularly those for CUH. It was such a pleasure and a huge boost when our fellow PD…
We had a very successful meeting in Buswells Hotel on 24th November and met some very influential Cork TDs who actively support the campaign. We were also joined online by a number of interested parties and other neurological groups anxious to highlight the shortage of Neurological Specialist Nurses and the impact this has on their…
UCC are conducting an online survey on the impact of Covid-19 on non-motor aspects of Parkinson’s Disease. Is the COVID-19 pandemic and current lockdowns impacting your Parkinson’s symptoms? Please take the online short survey HERE (or click on picture below) to help us understand more. Any questions please contact the team on PDSTUDY@ucc.ie
Advice from Prof Luke O. Neill, Trinity College Dublin; Dr Sean O’Sullivan, Consultant Neurologist, Bon Secours Hospital, Cork, with a speciality in Parkinson’s; and John Lonergan, Ex Governor Mountjoy Prison, and respected commentator on human behaviour.
Following the brilliant talk by Michael Healy on our Cork Connect call, a number of people would like to join this free HSE programme which has been specifically designed to help people living with chronic disease. For more information email Michael on Michael.Healy4@hse.ie or call 087 1832648
We have sent this letter to the Minister for Health and our local TDs. Please help us to get PD patients moved higher up the list for vaccination by signing and circulating our e-petition to your family, friends and anyone who can support us. The more signatures we get the stronger our voice will be….