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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Painting Event at HAPSJoin us on April 13th for step-by-step instruction with artist Susan Wingfield, as we create one-of-a-kind tulip paintings during this fun Parkinson’s Awareness Month event!

Come paint and celebrate with friends as we recognize the 200th anniversary of Parkinson’s disease. Submit your finished masterpiece, to be voted on by your peers, and have your image selected to be featured on this year’s HAPS t-shirt!

No previous art experience required. Supplies and refreshments will be provided. Space is limited.

Register by April 7th at 713-626-7114 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. presented by Houston Area Parkinson Society

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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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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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