Larry Haffner receives national volunteer award

Larry Haffner of Ottawa has been honoured with the David Simmonds Parkinson’s Leadership Award for his extraordinary leadership skills, and for making a significant contribution to the lives of people with Parkinson’s. The award was presented in Ottawa, on November 16, 2010, by David Simmonds, for whom it is named. Haffner, who was diagnosed with … Read more

Parkinson SuperWalk 2010 raises $2.8 million

Parkinson SuperWalk 2010 raised a record $2.8 million. About 14,000 people turned out in 89 communities across the country to raise funds for education, support, research and advocacy on behalf of the over 100,000 Canadians with Parkinson’s. Thanks to everyone who made Parkinson SuperWalk a huge success across Canada. Congratulations to the National Prize Draw … Read more