Welcome to the Official Website for the Parkinson’s Association of West Michigan (PAWM).

A desire to learn and interact through a group provides many benefits. Socializing and sharing can enhance our lives. PAWM is open to your ideas as well as helping address your needs. We are dedicated to providing support, events, and information for people with Parkinson’s in the West Michigan area.

PAWM is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization dedicated to providing support, information, and connections to the global community for caregivers, families, and people with Parkinson’s Disease.  To learn more about PAWM, click HERE.

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Current Events

Making the Turn Against Parkinson’s $5,000 Scholarship Award

Once again, the Non-Profit “Making the Turn Against Parkinson’s” is holding their annual $5000 scholarship.  Please submit your entry by the March 1 (2019) deadline.  There are some eligibility requirements.  For all the details and the application, please visit their website, https://www.makingtheturngolf.com/3/scholarship-award.htm.

Save the Date: Monday, June 17, 2019!! PAWM’s 27th Annual Golf Scramble.

We will be once again holding our annual golf scramble at the beautiful Kent Country Club.  We plan to make this event MORE ENJOYABLE and MORE FUN for everyone.  We will be providing the ability to register and pay for the event in advance using our website.  This will allow everyone to show-up, network with friends and family, and enjoy the fun without the hassles of registering and paying for it in person.  Everything is handled ahead of time!!

More details will be released soon for our participants and sponsors.

PAWM is constantly searching for and providing current information sources pertaining to research, treatment, and topics that would be of interest to people with Parkinson’s, their families, and their caretakers.  To learn more, visit our About Parkinson’s page.

Join our Mailing List to stay informed with new information, upcoming events, or special promotions being made available exclusive to our PAWM members. We respect your privacy, and therefore we do not sell or distribute our mailing lists to anyone without your permission.

To support the efforts and activities of PAWM, please visit our Donation Options page.