The mission of the Houston Area Parkinson Society is to improve the quality of life for those affected by Parkinson's disease through services, education and advocacy.
  • Anna

    Anna

    "We are doing the Argentine tango, and it's really a lot of fun. I got to learn how to turn and did a little bit of foot work, and I really, really truly enjoy that. That's my favorite."
  • Jennifer

    Jennifer

    "I get to take my mom to dance every week. To have something fun and normal has been such a blessing to us."
  • Roger

    Roger

    "The continuing education about Parkinson's has made me aware of how to manage my disease."
  • Margaret

    Margaret

    "Friendship is the most significant thing I have gained though my experience with HAPS. We have happy meetings and understand each other and enjoy ourselves."
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Houston Marathon - HAPS 2017 TeamHAPS successfully completed its 21st consecutive year as an official charity in the 2017 Chevron Houston Marathon! Thank you to all that participated to raise awareness for Parkinson’s disease.

This year's theme, TACKLE PARKINSON'S, built on the much anticipated excitement of Super Bowl LI (51) that was held here in Houston, TX on Sunday, February 5th! As one of 62 official Run for a Reason charities, HAPS remains honored to be a part of this elite sporting event that allows incredible visibility and fundraising opportunities. Click here to learn more about this spectacular event or follow HAPS on Facebook and Twitter for photos of our MVPs! Fundraising is open until Friday, February 17th. We are just short of our $115,000 goal. There is still time to support HAPS -click here and make your tax-deductible donation now...

 

Our 2017 Marathon Sponsors:

enterprisealontiAllegiance BankstrongPIPKINHome instead

 

 

WartsilaMiasThe Buckingham

 

 

Therapeutic Programs

exercise & support groups

Therapeutic Programs

Exercise, speech, yoga, tai chi, music, water, dance and various support groups are available free of charge.

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Social Services

case management & more

Social Services

Transportation, respite and emergency financial aid are among the many services offered.

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Education

information & program

Education

HAPS provides numerous programs to educate and raise awareness about Parkinson's disease.

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Support HAPS

you make the difference

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HAPS depends on the generosity of the community to continue to provide much needed services.

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Videos

I AM THE FACE OF PARKINSON'S

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CHANGING the face of PARKINSON'S

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