Florida leads the nation in the percentage of population with Parkinson’s and is second only to California with the highest number of people with Parkinson’s. Here in Brevard County, Parkinson’s affects more than 5,000 residents.
The Brevard Parkinson’s Alliance is dedicated to providing information, resources, and programs for those with Parkinson’s and those who support and care. We serve all of Brevard County, from Mims to Micco. We are a 501(c) tax exempt organization that is self-funded and not affiliated with any foundation or religious organizations.
In addition to this web site, the Brevard Parkinson’s Alliance maintains an extensive library of Parkinson’s-related material at One Senior Place (8085 Spyglass Hill Rd, Melbourne, FL 32940).
Parkinson’s Association of Southwest Florida, Florida Parkinson’s Rate
Florida Today, 10 April 2017, “Timing Key for Parkinson’s Treatment”
There are close to 900 Rock Steady Boxing programs around the world. There are three Rock Steady Programs in Brevard. Two, actively participate with the Brevard Parkinson’s Alliance:
Advance Fitness: Located in Melbourne, Florida, at 2176 Sarno Road Suite 102.
T’ville Uppercut: Located in Titusville, Florida, at the Gibson Sports Complex
PWR!Moves are the core of our PD-specific functional exercise and physical therapy programs helping you mitigate symptoms and rebuild functionality.