Boxing Can Reduce Parkinson Progress

“I don’t count the days I have left; I make the days I have count.”  -Muhammad Ali Parkinson’s Disease (PD) is a progressive neurological disorder that affects over 8,000 people in the local area served by the Parkinson Support Center and more than 1 million nationwide. While we acknowledge that … Continue reading

Muhammad Ali dies following hospitalization

Boxing legend Muhammad Ali died of septic shock after spending five days at an Arizona hospital for what started out as respiratory problems and gradually worsened, succumbing only after his wife and children arrived at his bedside to say goodbye, a family spokesman said Saturday. “It was a solemn moment,” … Continue reading

10th Annual Denim & Diamonds Gala

10th annual Denim & Diamonds Gala! June 2, 2017, 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm Historic Locust Grove, 561 Blankenbaker Ln, Louisville, KY MAP This year marks the 10th Anniversary of Denim & Diamonds! We hope you will join us in Celebrating 16 years of providing services to individuals and their … Continue reading

Parkinson Center Resource Guide

The 2016 Parkinson Support Center Resource Guide was created to highlight resources that are specific to the Parkinson’s disease community. Our organization’s mission is to promote a healthier and improved quality of life for those living with Parkinson’s disease. We wholeheartedly believe that access to information and services are the key … Continue reading

Run for Parkinson’s Disease

2017 Kentucky Derby Festival Marathon/Mini-marathon— Setting the Pace for A Cure to PD! The Parkinson Support Center is proud to Partner with the Kentucky Derby Festival as an “Official Charity Partner” of the  2017 KDF Marathon/ Mini-Marathon Every year more than 1.5 million people attend over 70 Kentucky Derby events including … Continue reading

The Parkinson’s Buddy Program

WHAT: The Buddy Program is an educational program that pairs first-year medical students with people diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease.   Buddies are  matched for one calendar year, and are asked to meet for approximately 2-3 hours a month. The program aims to: Educate medical students on Parkinson’s and neurological disease Help … Continue reading

2015 Trivia Bowl

Sharpen your trivia skills, form your teams, and join us for a free night of trivia! Join Louisville Trivia and the Parkinson Support Center for a fun, friendly competition! 8th Annual 2015 Trivia Bowl Saints Pizza Pub & Sky Bar 131 Breckenridge Lane (St. Matthews Station), Louisville Wednesday, Sept. 16, … Continue reading

8th Annual Denim & Diamonds Gala

Don’t miss our 8th annual Denim & Diamonds Gala at Mellwood Arts and Entertainment Center, Room 3!    June 5 @ 6:00 pm – June 6 @ 12:00 am The evening will begin with cocktails and hors d’oeuvres at 6:00 pm. Guest are invited to browse our splendid silent auction items … Continue reading

December 2 is Giving Tuesday

PARTICIPATE IN GIVING TUESDAY, MAKE A DIFFERENCE & MAYBE WIN A GOLF WEEKEND  On Tuesday, December 2, the Parkinson’s Support Center will come together with charities, families, businesses, community centers and others for one common purpose: to celebrate generosity. Known as #GivingTuesday, this will be a global day dedicated to … Continue reading