About Us


Connecticut Advocates for Parkinson's (CAP) is a registered 501 (c) (3) public charity that offers positive support for people with Parkinson's disease (PD).

CAP's Mission is to expand outreach initiatives for people with Parkinson's, promote patient group collaboration, offer wellness and educational opportunities, and promote clinical trial participation.

CAP is a proud member of a consortium of Support Groups identified as the "Make a Difference Parkinson's Alliance" that support over three hundred PWP and their families.  PD is a chronic and progressive movement disorder, believed to affect nearly one million people in the United States.

CAP was recognized as exempt under section 501 (c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code, in a determination letter issued in October of 2011. Copy available upon request.

Donors may deduct contributions as provided in section 170 of the Code.