Attention A T users. To access the menus on this page please perform the following steps. 1. Please switch auto forms mode to off. 2. Hit enter to expand a main menu option (Health, Benefits, etc). 3. To enter and activate the submenu links, hit the down arrow. You will now be able to tab or arrow up or down through the submenu options to access/activate the submenu links.

VA Sierra Nevada Health Care System

 

Additional Resources

 

Links to Parkinson Resources

Links to Other Support Resources

Links to Veteran Resources

Links to Parkinson Resources:

 

American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA)
To Ease the Burden and Find the Cure
The APDA provides information on Parkinson's disease as well as information on their services, literature and activities.

ClinicalTrials.gov
ClinicalTrials.gov is a registry and results database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies of human participants conducted around the world.

CenterWatch
CenterWatch has the largest online database of industry-sponsored global clinical trials actively seeking volunteers.

Lotsa Helping Hands 
Lotsa Helping Hands is a private, web-based caregiving coordination service that allows family, friends, neighbors, and colleagues to create a community to assist a family caregiver with the daily tasks that become a challenge during times of medical crisis, caregiver exhaustion, or when caring for an elderly parent.

Michael J Fox Foundation
The Michael J. Fox Foundation is dedicated to ensuring the development of a cure for Parkinson's disease within this decade through an aggressively funded research agenda.

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Part of the National Institutes of Health, the NINDS is the charged with reducing the burden of neurological disease. Here you will find some of the latest information about advances in Parkinson's Disease.

National Parkinson Foundation
The NPF supports Parkinson-related research, patient care, education, training, and outreach.

National VA Parkinson's Disease Consortium
The National VA Parkinson's Disease Consortium was established as a means to broaden the impact of the Parkinson's Disease Research, Education and Clinical Centers (PADRECCs) and encourage the delivery of modern Parkinson's disease management across the collective VA Healthcare System.

Neurology Now
Official publication of the American Academy of Neurology (AAN), provides accurate and important new information about advances in the diagnosis and treatment of neurological diseases.

Parkinson's Disease Foundation
The PDF is another leading organization in Parkinson's disease research, education and public advocacy.

World Parkinson Disease Association
Provides a weekly updated listing of worldwide PD research and news.

Young Parkinson's Information & Referral Center
A central source for information and resources for young adults living with Parkinson's disease.

Back to Top

 

 

 

 

 

Links to Other Support Resources:

 

American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)
Health information for senior citizens with links to community resources and services.

Empowering Caregivers
The Empowering Caregivers site is under the umbrella of National Organization For Empowering Caregivers a 501(c)(3) Charitable Non Profit Organization. The site provides an opportunity to look at many of the issues you, as a caregiver may experience or are already experiencing in your time of need.

Family Caregiver Alliance
Practical information on care giving with links to community services and support.

Hospice Foundation of America
Learn about hospice care and issues relating to care giving, terminal illness, loss and bereavement.

Job Accommodation Network
Learn about the "Americans with Disabilities Act," the employability of people with disabilities and job accommodations.

Medicare Information
Learn the basics of the Medicare program and its coverage.

Medicare Rights Center
Find your way through the Medicare maze with information from this site.

Medlineplus
A partnership of the National Institutes of Health and the National Library of Medicine, this site is one of the most comprehensive health and medical resources available on the web.

National Council on Aging
Improving the lives of older Americans

National Family Caregivers Association
To find education and support to those who care for chronically ill loved ones.

Social Security Administration
The official website of the Social Security administration.

VA Sierra Nevada Health Care System - Caregiver Support
VA offers a number of services that can provide you with the support that's right for you.

Well Spouse Association
Support for spousal caregivers.

Back to Top

 

 

 

 

Links to Veteran Resources:

 

Agent Orange Compensation 

American Legion

American Veterans

Disabled American Veterans Organization

Eligibility

Federal Benefits

Federal Benefits Booklet

Military News

National VA Parkinson's Disease Consortium 
The National VA Parkinson's Disease Consortium was established as a means to broaden the impact of the Parkinson's Disease Research, Education and Clinical Centers (PADRECCs) and encourage the delivery of modern Parkinson's disease management across the collective VA Healthcare System.

VA Research

Veteran Online Application (VONAPP) 

Veterans of Foreign Wars

Back to Top


Parkinson's Disease Information, Contact Us