Michigan Parkinson Foundation

Phone: (248) 433-1011
Website: parkinsonsmi.org

  • Educational Programs
  • Support Groups
  • Caregiving
  • Exercise
  • Special Events

Respite Subsidies

  • Provides individuals with Parkinson’s disease with financial assistance of up to $1,575 for respite care in a facility of their choice or for care in their home.
  • Out of home respite: Must suffer from Parkinson’s disease, be a Michigan resident, and attend a day care program in Michigan.
  • In-home respite: Must have physician-diagnosed Parkinson’s disease. Financial assistance for in-home care is income-based.

Assistive Equipment Loan

  • Mobility Equipment Loan Program has wheelchairs, rollators, U-Step Walkers, and a limited supply of motorized scooters and motorized wheelchairs for loan.