200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800
Miami, FL 33131 OR
1359 Broadway, Suite 1509
New York, NY 10018
The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research
Church Street Station
P.O. Box 780
New York, NY 10008
American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA)
135 Parkinson Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10305
Davis Phinney Foundation
1722 14th Street, Suite 150
Boulder, CO 80302
Movement Disorder Society
555 E Wells Street, Suite 1100
Milwaukee, WI 53202
PO Box 308
Kingston, NJ 08528
American Academy of Neurology
1080 Montreal Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55116
Government Agencies – National Resources
Government Site for People with Medicare, for the latest information on Medicare enrollment, benefits, and other helpful tools.
Medicaid assists with health and long-term care coverage and is mutually funded by the federal and state governments. See the Medicaid site for your state below.
The Official Website of the U.S. Social Security Administration.
All government benefits
Your pathway to government benefits.
As one of three administrations within VA, the Veterans Benefits Administration (VBA), in partnership with the Veterans Health Administration and the National Cemetery Administration, provides benefits and services to Servicemembers, Veterans, and their families in recognition of their service to the Nation.
AOA Eldercare Locator
Welcome to the Eldercare Locator, a public service of the U.S. Administration on Aging connecting you to services for older adults and their families. You can also reach us at 1-800-677-1116.
National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
Reducing the burden of neurological disease.
National Institute of Health (NIH)
NIH is the nation’s medical research agency—supporting scientific studies that turn discovery into health. A part of the US Department of Health and Human Services.
NIH Medline Plus
A service of the National Library of Medicine and NIH.
Center for Disease Control and Prevention
STEADI program for Falls Prevention
CDC’s Injury Center created the STEADI Tool Kit for health care providers who see older adults in their practice who are at risk of falling or who may have fallen in the past. The STEADI Tool Kit gives health care providers the information and tools they need to assess and address their older patients’ fall risk.
National Adult Day Association
NADSA advances the national development, recognition and use of adult day services. Adult day services is peace of mind. Adult day services provide a coordinated program of professional and compassionate services for adults in a community-based group setting.
The National Association of Free & Charitable Clinics
Focused on the issues and needs of the more than 1,200 Free and Charitable Clinics and the people they serve in the United States.
NC Association of Free Clinics
National Elder Law Foundation
The National Elder Law Foundation is the only national organization certifying practitioners of elder and special needs law. NELF’s Certified Elder Law Attorney designation is itself certified by the American Bar Association.
National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
Professional association of attorneys who are dedicated to improving the quality of legal services provided to seniors and people with special needs.
Government Agencies – State Resources
NC Area Agencies on Aging (AAA) http://www.ncdhhs.gov/aging/aaafile.htm
SC Area Agencies on Aging http://aging.sc.gov/contact/Pages/AAA.aspx
Family Caregiver Support Program- Contact your local Area Agency on Aging.
NC Division of Aging and Adult Services – http://www.ncdhhs.gov/aging/
SC Office on Aging/SCAccess – www.aging.sc.gov
SHIIP – www.ncdoi.com/SHIIP
NC Disabilities Rights and Resources- www.disabilityrights.org
SC Disabilities- www.scaccess.communityos.org/cms
NC Senior Centers- http://www.ncdhhs.gov/aging/scenters/scenters.htm
SC Senior Centers- http://www.seniorcenterdirectory.com/south-carolina/
NC Bar Association- www.ncbar.org
SC Bar Association- www.scbar.org
Legal Aid of NC- http://www.legalaidnc.org
Legal Aid of SC- http://www.sclegal.org
NC and SC PD/Movement Disorder specialists or clinics
NORTH CAROLINA MOVEMENT DISORDER SPECIALISTS
Advance Neurology and Pain
Dr. John Porter
Asheville Neurology Specialists
Dr. James Patton
Department of Neurology Movement Disorders Program
Chapel Hill, NC
Dr. Nina Browner, Dr. Richard Murrow, Dr. Daniel Roque and Dr. Miriam Sklerov
Dr. Miriam Sklerov also sub-specializes in Atypical Parkinsonism disorders*
Carolinas Healthcare System
Parkinson Disease and Movement Disorder Center
(704) 446-1900 / (800) 924-7620
Dr. Danielle Englert and Dr. Sanjay Iyer
Novant Health Neurology Specialists
Dr. James Battista
Duke Movement Disorders Center
Dr. Burton Scott, Dr. Jeffrey Cooney, Dr. Noreen Bukhari, Dr. Nicole Calakos, Dr. Sneha Mantri, Dr. Kyle Mitchell, Dr. Struble(PA) and Dr. Dunn(PA)
Dr. Rebecca Tat
Guilford Neurologic Associates, Inc
Dr. Saima Athar
Dr. Ian Lee
Wake Forest University Medical Center
Department of Neurology Movement Disorders Unit
Winston Salem, NC
Dr. Jessica Tate, Dr. Mustafa Saad Siddiqui and Dr. Ihtsham ul Haq
SOUTH CAROLINA MOVEMENT DISORDER SPECIALISTS
Medical University of SC (MUSC)
Charleston Memorial Hospital Movement Disorder Program
Dr. Vanessa Hinson, Dr. Gonzalo Revuelta and Dr. Christine Cooper
University of South Carolina School of Medicine
Department of Neurology
Dr. Priyantha Herath
Greenville Health System
Dr. Fredy Revilla
Bon Secours Neurology
Dr. Kathleen Woschkolup
New Hanover Regional Medical Center
Dr. Panida Piboolnurak