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.

News

  • Meet Katy | A story of a family battling a rare, genetic epilepsy

    Except from Epilepsy Durham Region newsletter, July, 2013   Imagine that your four month old child begins having seizures. Then imagine that they receive a devastating diagnosis, whereby epilepsy is one of several very big problems on the horizon. Where do you go? What do you do? Who do you talk to? So many parents are faced with the incredible difficulty of raising a child that has a seizure...

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  • Changes to OHIP+ for children and youth

    The Ontario Public Drug Program has outlined changes to OHIP+ for children and youth. Please see the information below provided by the Ministry of Health and Long Term Care Drug and Devices Division.  

    Amendment to Ontario Regulation 201/96 made under
    the Ontario Drug Benefit Act to make changes to
    Ontario Drug Benefit Program coverage for children and
    youth aged 24 years and under (OHIP+)

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