Welcome to the Oxford and District Branch of Parkinson's UK

We offer information, activities, friendship and support to local people with Parkinson's, their families and carers.

Parkinsingers 2016 Cream Tea 2017 Art workshop 2016 Radcot House 2016 Exercise class

Some of our recent activities

Join us - and meet other people affected by Parkinson's in your area. If you would like to get in touch, please see our contact page.


Upcoming Highlights

Our next meeting will be at .

The Hamiltons Ride North
17th August to 1st September

Visit to Waterperry Gardens
1st September

Oxford Walk
Sunday 10th September

Lecture on James Parkinson by Prof.Brian Hurwitz
Wednesday 13th September

Parkinson's 200 Plus Conference
Monday 18th September

See more on our future events page!

NEW Waterperry Gardens visit
We are invited to join members of Swindon Branch for an afternoon visit to Waterperry Gardens on 1st September 2017. More details here.
NEW Young Onset reboot meeting
We're holding an informal meeting in Summertown, Oxford on 24th August 2017 for local young-onset PwPs to get to know one another, share ideas, and try to fire up an active group in the region. Contact the Chair for more details of time and place:
NEW Free public lecture on James Parkinson
On September 13th at 5.15pm, Prof.Brian Hurwitz will talk about the breadth of James Parkinson's contributions to science, medicine and politics in a public lecture at the Bodleian Library. Details on the Library's website.
Promising research results
On our research information page we have the latest news of an exciting new drug trial, with links to many resources where you can learn more.
Photo gallery
Take a look at our photo albums (on Flickr) where we're building a collection of photos of Branch activity. If you have photos you would like to share, or ideas for what we should include, please let us know at admin@oxfordparkinsons.org.uk or speak to any Committee member.
How to stay active
Exercise is good for everyone, including people with Parkinson's! Check out the opportunities we offer in collaboration with providers such as Age UK and English National Ballet.