Welcome to the Official Website for the National Parkinson Foundation of West Michigan.
We are dedicated to providing support, events, and information for people with Parkinson’s in the West Michigan area.

Latest news:

April 29: The Astronauts Secret

There will be a special showing of the documentary movie, “The Astronaut’s Secret” which details Richard Clifford’s journey into the world of space travel and his struggle with the diagnosis of Parkinson’s disease.

Saturday May 2, 2015
Move it Day 2015:
A walk to raise awareness for Parkinson's Disease in Grand Rapids and benefit NPFWM
Location: Aquinas College

The National Parkinson Foundation: West Michigan (formerly the Parkinson’s Association West Michigan) is an 501c3 not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing support, information, and connection to the global community for people with Parkinson’s and their families. We are an affiliated chapter of the National Parkinson Foundation located in Miami, FL.

Learn More: About NPFWM
Our meetings feature programs on physical and speech therapy, relaxation training, and other measures which are important in learning to live with Parkinson's disease. We also schedule presentations by neurologists, researchers and other health professionals with Parkinson's experience and training.

Learn More: Events
NPFWM is constantly searching for and providing current information sources pertaining to research, treatment and topics that would be of interest to people with Parkinson’s and their caretakers.

Learn More: Parkinson's Info