While Parkinson's can present varying levels of physical challenges, there are strategies and tools to assist you in staying as independent as possible.
These can range from assistive devices that allow you to use your computer more easily, to changes in your home that make it easier to navigate.
Technologies change quickly and staying on top of them is important, so that you find what you need to do the things you love and maintain an active lifestyle.
Learn about strategies for staying independent:
- Safety at Home
- Going to the Hospital: How to be Prepared
- Service Dogs and Parkinson's
- Driving and Parkinson's: Balancing Independence and Safety
- Traveling with PD
- Making a Move with Parkinson's
- Going Out for Dinner
Driving and Parkinson's
Category: Staying Independent
Resource Type: Publications
Publication Date: 2013
Author: Margaret O' Connor, Ph.D., A.B.F.F. and Lissa Kapust, L.I.C.S.W.
Publisher: Parkinson's Disease Foundation
Toll Free: (800) 457-6676
Associated URL: www.pdf.org/en/factsheets
Address: 1359 Broadway, Suite 1509
City: New York Zip: 10018
State: New York
This fact sheet offers in-depth information and practical tips on living and driving with Parkinson’s. Also offered in Spanish.