Given the organization's care and support for intervention for Parkinson Patients

Given the organization's care and support for intervention for Parkinson_patients, various stakeholders, goodhearted individuals, volunteers, and all PPSO-E families are always showing their commitment to support the organization and amplify its impact for the community it serves. With their own initiative and willingness, PPSO-E received more than 55 packs of sanitary material supports (dipper), which is going to address the needs of bedridden Parkinson patients who are highly in need of sanitary kits. PPSO-E gratefully acknowledges the generosity of the W/ro TEGENESH BENTI families, and may her husbands soul rest in peace.

Parkinson Patients Caregivers Were Graduated

From 31 October until 11 November 2022, vocational and business skill training was given to PD caregivers. they have to get a certificate of recognition for attaining their completion of the training. the training was organized by PPSO-E in partnership with Live Addis. caregivers have access to business start.

PD caregivers have been empowered by vocational and Business Training

PD caregivers have been empowered by vocational and business training
Parkinson patients' support organizations, in partnership with Live Addis, organized vocational and business training programs to empower_PD_caregivers with income generating activity options. Since October 31, 2022, the training has been organized based on the appropriate selection requirement Five caregivers started their training. The training will be active for the next few days, and they will get a #certificate of recognition and seed money to start their businesses.

Parkinson's patient support organizations Ethiopia organized training for health extension workers

Parkinson's patient support organizations Ethiopia organized training for health extension workers
The PPSO-E Organized a Capacity building on October 25, 2022 for 67 health extension workers coming from 11 sub-cities at the #Washington_Hotel.
During the training, Dr. Tesfaye and Dr. Froal were invited to provide professional training for the participants, and they have since gotten access to knowledge about Parkinson's and its management. There they were sharing their experiences and bringing up issues that needed responses from professionals. The health extension is able to gain knowledge and treat patients.

PPSO-E conducted awareness-raising training about Parkinson's disease for religious leaders and health officials

On October 18, 2022, PPSO-E conducted awareness-raising training about Parkinson's disease for religious leaders and health officials at #Soramba_Hotel. To overcome the misunderstanding and increase grass-root commitments to PD, filling the information gap is very important to enhance the outcomes of community-level interventions. When it comes to PD, the major challenges of the intervention are to change the attitude and to create an understanding social environment. This kind of training is conducted by PPSO-E so that these respected #religious_leaders and #health_officials play a vital role in the activity.

Parkinson Patient Support Organization-Ethiopia (PPSO-E) has provided two days training for Physicians on the diagnosis and treatment approaches of Parkinson disease organized

Parkinson Patient Support Organization-Ethiopia (PPSO-E) has provided two days training for Physicians on the diagnosis and treatment approaches of Parkinson disease organized at Washington Hotel, Addis Ababa. The training was started with an opening speech by Dr. Fikeru Tsehayneh who is Head of Neurology Department at Addis Ababa University, School of Public Health. A total of 34 General Practitioners from Public Hospitals completed the two days training successfully. The training is believed to refresh the participants' knowledge and skill on the diagnosis and treatment of Parkinson disease.

Staffs and beneficiaries of PPSO_E are Very Proud and happy to announce

Staffs and beneficiaries of PPSO_E are Very Proud and happy to announce that the Founder of Parkinson's patients support Organization-Ethiopia W/ro kibra Kebede Was Awarded the title of Bego sew prize. Bego sew prize is Hosted every Year to Award
and Give recognition to individuals who work exceptionally and make a significant impact on the life of the people.

Parkinson Patients Support Organization has put together consultative workshop

Parkinson Patients Support Organization has put together consultative workshop for each woreda level health officials. It was given On August 11,2022 by Dr Yirgalem . It was aimed to increase grass root commitments ,review and enhance the outcomes community level interventions. Parkinson and its diagnosis and treatment was the agenda and patents was called to come forth to demonstrate it practically.

Parkinson Patients Support Organization Assembled Patients Caregiver

Parkinson Patients Support Organization assembled Patients caregiver forum at Genet Hotel on August 10 with Dr Tesfaye. caregivers were enlightened with cause, consequence and treatment of PD including the social isolation thats unreal, so they can help the patients socialize better.

Parkinson Patients Support Organization Assemble Support Group

Parkinson Patients Support Organization assemble Support group with kibra on August 10 at Genet Hotel. It involves discussion on how the support group is useful. In a group of 5 there will be peer calling to chat about different things and get emotional support. issues on medicin and other support were raised.

Parkinson Patients Support Organization Organized Caregiver Training

Parkinson Patients Support Organization organized Caregiver training on August 9 with Dr Yirgalem at Genet Hotel. It helped the caregivers grasp the know how on how to handle PD patients with the emotional support they require and on how to communicate with them better.

Parkinson Patients Support Organization has organized Support Group Discussion

Parkinson Patients Support Organization has organized Support group discussion on August 9 and with kibra kebede at Genet Hotel. It involve active participation of the patients regarding parkinson. There was peer talking with take home notes. Kibra Kebede made the training more meaningful with caring but knowledgeable advice to the patients.

Parkinson Patients Support Organization Organized Training for Nurses

Parkinson Patients Support Organization organized training for nurses on July 29 at Washington hotel by Dr Tesfaye and Dr Fraoli. the training was on what parkinson was, patient diagnosis, treatment of PD and its management. It was an effective training that once again increased the awareness creation process.

Parkinson Patients Support Organization Caregivers Training

Parkinson Patients Support Organization caregivers training was provided by Dr. Tesfaye at Genet hotel on how to handle the disease better. It was a knowledgeable training that one caregiver should know about PD. Methods to deal with problems during meal time like swallowing difficulties were raised. Ways to exercise was also another issue on the table.

Parkinson Patients Support Organization support group training.

Parkinson Patients Support Organization support group training was provided by Amsale and Kassahun in July 15 at Genet hotel. The training include chit-chats between PD patients regarding their issues. There was a question and answer program where patients ask questions about how to live better with PD.

Lighting Brehanu's Life!

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Berhanu is a 67 years of age PD patients who have a movement difficulties and can't stretch his leg at all. As a result, he cannot keep his social interaction and move out as usual. He had never seen a sunlight for Seven years and unable to sit down or go out to the toilet even. So, he need some one's hand who can do something and give a wheelchair support for Berhanu. Honestly speaking, once Berehanu get a wheelchair support, his life quality will be automatically improved and he will start to see the sun that is indeed required for all lives.

PPSO-E arranged a support group discussion for Parkinson patients

PPSO-E arranged a support group discussion for Parkinson patients at genet hotel on July 6, 22 and 23 patients were present all with friendly face. It was meant to follow up whether the patients are attentively caring for their wellbeing and healthful engagement with each other. This engagement encompass open discussions with the patient’s regarding issues they may face because of #PD. These encounter support patients psychologically, economically and also physically as one is ready to lend hand to the other.

PPSO-E organize caregiver

PPSO-E organize caregiver forum in order to bring quality communication between caregivers and patients on July 6,2022. The main goal of the caregiver forum is to minimize the gap between patient and caregiver. Thoughtful training was endowed by Dr. Girma to 39 patients and 36 caregivers at Genet hotel. It encompass the strategic ways caregivers and patients can interact without difficulties. Generally healthy conversation building was the main issue like, interaction during meal hours, rest time hours, holiday activities. It was a delightful training as our patients and caregivers bless as with their smile and nodding with agreements throughout the training.

PPSO-E Organized training on speech therapy for the Parkinson patients at Genet Hotel

PPSO-E Organized training on speech_therapy for the parkinson patients at Genet Hotel on May 11 2022. Most PD patients suffered on speech relatated and this training has been improving their speech, such as comprehension, clarity, voice, fluency and sound production. Speech therapy contributes to the quality of life to pd patients.
On the other hand there was care giver training this help them to reduce stress and better cope with the many challenges of care giving and enable to become a better caregiver.

PPSO-E Received Assistive device support for PD patients from Artist Haregeweyen Assefa

PPSO-E Received Assistive device support for PD patients from #Artist Haregeweyen Assefa 18 May 2022
You give us purpose, a reason to get out of bed each morning and do our best work. Parkinson's Patients Support Organization-Ethiopia Thank you for the continuous support you made years back. Without someone like you and goodhearted individuals and donors, PPSO-E couldn’t make it work. #Haregeweyen Assefa on behalf of PD patients, PPSO-E recognizes your efforts and commitment to actively support the patients and we couldn't do it without your support, inspiration, and thoughtful engagement. so

WE THANK YOU!

World Parkinson Day Celebrating at Addis Ababa

Final event have organized by #PPSO-E
at Eliana Hotel Various Stack holders and Partners of the Organization from #MOSH.

World Parkinson Day Celebrating at Durame

April means a lot for Parkinson Patients in various aspects!
WorldPdDay is a great, and special worldwide occasion to create a wider community awareness about Parkinson Diseases and promote PPSO-E's efforts made to address it's potential targets need.
Without the meaningful engagement of our potential donors, partners, stakeholder, Patients & their caregivers, professional association, Youth volunteers, FM radio and broadcast media etc.. the national celebration of world PD day mightn't be happened. So, we thanks
#MoH
#ENA
#BlacklionHospital
#St.PaulosHospital
#Dr.BogalechMemorialHospitalDurame
#CBE
#ParkinsonAfrica and all others for their unreserved time, resource and effort!

World Parkinson Day Celebrating at Durame

Ethiopia are organized #Parkinson Walk at SNNPR/ Durame City in partnership with Dr. Bogaleh memorial Hospital.
During the event, beside of facilitating the world Parkinson Day celebration in #Durame City in the administration meeting hall, the invited gust of honors from various concerned bodies, Patients and their caregivers/families were attained the event in meaningful ways. Adding, more than 40 #PD Patients were received walking cane Support and identifying their health status by the assigned Neurologist as well and various publications have been disseminating for the public at large.

World Parkinson Day

Parkinson Patients Support Organization Ethiopia
#Celebrating at Genet Hotel
Addis Ababa Ethiopia
With the inviting Gusts from Various Government And NGOs Potential Partners.
April 14, 2022

World Parkinson Day

Parkinson Patients Support Organization - Ethiopia are plan to organize an event at Addis Ababa and Durame City.
Let's keep in touch and do all the best to rise up community awareness and contribute to the quality life of PD Patients .
#We_Are_Stronger_Than_Parkinson_Diseases!
#Awarness_creationsession
#GenetHotel, #PDWalk
#Durame and #Panle Discussion at #EllianaHotel;

Capacity Building Training for Nurses and Health Officers

PPSO-E Organized a Capacity Building Training for Nurses and Health Officers at Washington Hotel on March 29,2022.
During the session, nurses and Health officers from all Wereda were attended.

Awareness Aaising Training

Parkinson patients support organization -Ethiopia Provides a half day awareness raising training on Parkinson disease for its stakeholders

Care Giver Training

PPSO-E provide a consultative training for care givers of Bed ridden Parkinson patients. The objective is create a suitable working environment (supported by information) The consultative training was given by a neurologist Doctor in Genet Hotel meeting hall. After presenting general condition on PD the neurologist opened the floor for discussion. The care givers aired out their challenges on caring for PD Patients. It is pity that this Parkinson disease brings lot of suffering to patients and their family. Finally he Neurologist advice the participants on how to handle the challenges and to live better life.

PPSO-E proved a one-day training

PPSO-E proved a one-day training for its Parkinson patient members on Parkinson disease management by neurologist doctors at Genet hotel.

PPSO- E was conducted a two days training for General practicitinery (GP)

PPSO- E was conducted a two days training for General practicitinery (GP) on parkinson disease
GP are the first who treated parkinsons Patients in hospitals.
PD patients can see neurologist after they referred by GP.
However, parkinson course is a specailzation course and GP may not have a detail knowledge on PD. Thus need arises to train GP for better treatment of Parkinson patients. The training was conducted in Washington.

PPSO-E Organized Patient-Caregiver Forum

Parkinson patient support organization–Ethiopia had been organized a one-day training for Health Extension workers at Nega Bonger Hotel on Jan 27, 2022. Health extension workers are the first ministry of health staff visiting patients. They discharge their duty by going home. to home, As to other patients, they also visited Parkinson's patients at their home. Therefore it was planned to train them on PD and its management After acquiring some knowledge on Parkinson's, it is believed they provide advice to Parkinson's patent on issues related to Parkinson's management and encourage suspected new patients to go to health institutions for diagnosis.
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PPSO-E Organized Patient-Caregiver Forum

PPSO-E Organized Patient-Caregiver Forum
Parkinson patient support organization are organized patient caregivers forum at Genet Hotel on 24, Dec 2021.
During the session, 24 PD patients and their #caregivers 16 in number have been participated and get access to sharing their experiences and raising issues that needs responses from professional expertise. The forum creates enabling landscape to countdown organizational commitment and address its potential target beneficiaries PD #patients and their #caregivers. Besides, the side event of Patients group discussion play a significant role to the participants #sharing their daily #experience among and between each other. So, they acquire possible lesson learn to ensure their life quality ahead of time.
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PPSO-E organized a promotional speech and physiological advice for member beneficiaries .

PPSO-E organized a promotional speech and physiological advice for member beneficiaries .
PD patients are among the most vulnerable group when #Corona_virus is considered. Al mitigation factor for corona brings a tremendous hardship. In normal time they were advice to go outside to socialize. They were taking a walk as one method of fighting PD, and other.
However, during The #COVID_19 period they were told to stay home, if they insist to go out, they can’t get supporting hand from their family. They were exposed to fear of going out. This makes them physically and physiologically weak. Realizing their situation PPSO-E organized a promotional speech, and physiological advice to its members. In order to make them active by fighting back and live better life PPSO organize a Promotional speech and a physiological advice To members.
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Fighting Parkinson with Hope and fist.

The outstanding role of exercise .
Since August I fell pain in my left knee. When I start streaching my leg to walk, I fell very sharp pain like having electric shock. It so painfull that hinders me from any leg movement.
After my organization restart boxing exercise. I joined and started working on rock stady boxing and cycling with my fellow patients. After 4 days of working I stop felling that pain. Thanks God for reliving me from the sharp pain. Although , I still remain with a lot problems create as the result for fear of the sharp pain.
I totally stopped initiating standing and walking. But if I am out of pain, I should have to exercise more to regain my strength. Life for us (PD patients) is a struggle and I have to struggle more to live.
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