With the sheer number of people living with Epilepsy, and the impact this disease has on an individual and their family, our goal is to ensure that local community support is available to address the catastrophic effects of this disease.
Epilepsy Durham Region
Humble Beginnings 30 years ago, an event took place which changed the lives of many forever. On a cold December evening, a small group of determined people came together at St. Gregory’s Auditorium in Oshawa. What began as a small volunteer lead support meeting has grown into a vital service in Durham Region; champions helping more than 34,000 individuals each year. Epilepsy Durham Region is now...
Isolation and stigma can often prevent those struggling with Epilepsy from the help they need.
Starting today, and continuing until Tuesday, May 23rd, we launch a province wide Epilepsy campaign - text the word PURPLE to 45678 to donate $5.00to elevate awareness.This campaign is accessible to everyone in Ontario who has a phone with texting capabilities. By texting the word purple, an
Summerfest camp sessions begin the week of July 1st and run until September 1st. Please note, there is also a Victoria Day long weekend four day camp program offered. For more information, please call 1-800-463-1119.