Following the success of our first photographic competition last summer, the Committee have decided to challenge members and their carers by changing the three categories which will now be: Continue reading Photographic Competition 2018
In conjunction with RAF Halton in Wendover, where they are celebrating the RAF’s centenary this year, the Aylesbury branch is organising for as many people as possible to “spin” together on static bikes in a field on 12 July.
You can spin for as long as you want from 5 minutes upwards to contribute to an aggregate 100 hours. Continue reading Spin to raise awareness of Parkinson’s
The first two Care and Share meetings at the Kings Roast Coffee House, Amersham were a great success so it will now be a regular event on the third Monday in each month (apart from August and December).
The next meeting is on Monday 21 May, 10.45 – 12.00 noon. Do come along and see what you think.
Care and Share meetings are for Continue reading Care and Share Meetings
That’s because we want to provide the best support we can if you are taken ill or have an accident when you’re with us.
Your ICE card gives first responders key information such as medications, allergies, pre-existing conditions and next of kin. It is easily identifiable, unlike carrying your details in a mobile phone which may be locked, have a flat battery or be difficult to operate for someone not used to your particular model.
Should we need to call the emergency services, we would also aim to contact your next of kin to let them know the situation and which hospital the paramedics take you to. Continue reading In Case of Emergency (ICE) card – a gift for you, from our Branch
Join us for our annual summer lunch
12pm – 3pm, Friday 15 June 2018
Harewood Downs Golf Club
Everyone affected by Parkinson’s is welcome, including family members, friends and carers. You don’t have to be a member of our branch to come. We advise early booking for this popular event.
If you want to go, please contact John Grainger by 1 June 2018 at the latest (see below for contact details). Continue reading Summer Lunch – 2018
Join us for lunch followed by Mamma Mia the Musical live!
Waterside Theatre, Aylesbury
Thursday 28 June 2018
12.30 – approx 5.15pm
For people with Parkinson’s and a companion such as a family member, carer or friend. You don’t have to be a member of our branch to come.
If you want to go, please contact Dorothy Salathiel by 22 May 2018 at the latest (see below for contact details). Continue reading Mama Mia Musical With Lunch
Miss doing things you enjoyed and meeting others?
We have teamed up with Enrych, a local charity, to match you up with a like-minded volunteer with similar interests who will visit you once a week or fortnight.
You can enjoy sharing an activity, hobby or skill together. Or go out to places of interest. Or perhaps just chat about what’s going on in our branch so that you can keep in touch.
You can find all the details, including who to contact, on our new Keeping in Touch page.
Our new format Care and Share meetings will begin on Monday 19 March, 10.45 – 12.00 noon at the Kings Roast Coffee House, Amersham. Thereafter, our Care and Share meetings will be at the same time and place on the third Monday of the month for a further two months of a trial period. Come and help us make it a success! Continue reading New Care and Share
Have you ever wondered whether a voice amplifier might help you to reduce voice strain or improve your voice projection?
Would you like to borrow one from our branch to assess whether buying one for yourself might be worthwhile?