Parkinson’s video receives massive support on social media

By the end of Parkinson’s Awareness Week there were more than 62,000 views of the film on YouTube and over 243,500 Facebook shares.

| 25th Apr 14

Parkinson’s Awareness Week 2014 ran from 7th-13th April and it was Parkinson’s mission to raise awareness of the condition.

The charity made a short film explaining very simply: there’s much more to Parkinson’s than you might think. The film appeals to people’s emotions to encourage them to share it online to spread the message further.

By the end of Parkinson’s Awareness Week there were more than 62,000 views of the film on YouTube and the Facebook posts sharing the film reached more than 243,500.

To find out more about Parkinson’s and the campaign, visit parkinsons.org.uk/incontrol