New! Our exercise programs will now list intensity levels

Friday, January 27, 2023
As of February 2023, Parkinson Society BC's exercise programs will be promoted with an assigned level of difficulty. This allows individuals to select a program that aligns with their current fitness level and ability. The levels will range from low … Read more

We're hiring a Marketing & Communications Coordinator!

Thursday, January 26, 2023
Parkinson Society British Columbia is seeking a marketing and communications professional to support and expand our educational resources, publications, and marketing efforts. About the Role: Reporting to the Senior Manager, Resource Development &… Read more

Protecting yourself from fraud and scams

Monday, November 21, 2022
The holidays are often looked at the season of giving, and as such, the potential exposure to fraud and scams may increase. A common type of scam involves scammers taking advantage of people's generosity and kindness by asking for donations to a fake… Read more

Seeking your feedback on our programs and services

Friday, November 4, 2022
We are currently conducting a survey of those affected by Parkinson's disease (PD) in BC. The feedback from this anonymous survey will serve as a guide for us in determining priorities for the future of our programs, services, and advocacy efforts. W… Read more

Office Closure on Friday, November 11 for Remembrance Day

Thursday, November 3, 2022
On Friday, November 11 the Parkinson Society BC office will be closed for Remembrance Day, which is a statutory holiday.  PSBC will take a moment to reflect on the service of brave veterans across Canada, and those who made the ultimate sacrifice for… Read more

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Art submissions for our holiday card campaign

Friday, September 23, 2022
This year, Parkinson Society BC (PSBC) is looking to produce holiday cards, as a part of a fundraiser for the organization, featuring art from those with a close connection to the Parkinson's community. Selected works will be printed on cards as a se… Read more

Office Closure: PSBC will be closed on September 30

Tuesday, September 20, 2022
On September 30, the staff at Parkinson Society BC (PSBC) will be joining Canadians to recognize the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation, a day dedicated to honoring the painful history and survivors of residential schools, along with their fam… Read more

Parkinson Society British Columbia will be closed on September 19

Thursday, September 15, 2022
On September 19, the staff at Parkinson Society BC (PSBC) will be joining Canadians from across the country to pay their respects to Canada’s longest-reigning sovereign, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. This will be a day to honour an extraordinary li… Read more

Labour Day (September 5) office closure

Monday, August 22, 2022
Please note that the Parkinson Society BC office will be closed on Monday, September 5 for Labour Day. Our office will reopen on Tuesday, September 6 at 8:30am. Read more

BC Ministry of Health Confirms Funding for Second Neurosurgeon Specializing in Deep Brain Stimulation

Wednesday, July 27, 2022
Vancouver, BC – July 27, 2022 – Parkinson Society BC (PSBC) is pleased to announce that the BC Ministry of Health has moved forward on their February 5, 2019 commitment to recruit “an additional qualified neurosurgeon with sufficient experience in pr… Read more