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Epilepsy South Central Ontario News

Epilepsy Ontario engages MPPs and policy makers at Epilepsy Action Day 2017

March 13, 2017

By Deron Hamel Epilepsy Ontario executive director Paul Raymond says the success of the sixth Epilepsy Action Day at Queen’s Park on Feb. 28 was the overwhelming engagement from MPPs and policy makers had about the agency’s epilepsy care advocacy agenda. Epilepsy Ontario representatives from across the province are seen here in front of Queen’s…

Interns & Outreach

March 6, 2017

Matthew Lorenz and Fady Mekhail are students in the Social Service Work program at Sheridan College. Their community practicum placement this past year has been spent at Epilepsy South Central Ontario. On February 24, 2017, Matthew and Fady represented Epilepsy South Central Ontario at Sheridan College’s Practicum Fair. The fair gave them the opportunity to…

Epilepsy Action Day 2017

February 28, 2017

Today is Epilepsy Action Day 2017! (February 28th, 2017) Epilepsy Organizations are coming together to advocate that we need to standardize care for people with epilepsy across Ontario- through dissemination and implementation of the province’s clinical epilepsy guidelines, as well as explaining what the guidelines mean for patients and doctors. Click here for more information.

Epilepsy Halton Peel Hamilton has changed its name to Epilepsy South Central Ontario

January 3, 2017

PRESS RELEASE Epilepsy Halton Peel Hamilton and Epilepsy Waterloo-Wellington combine forces to become Epilepsy South Central Ontario. Effective immediately, Epilepsy Halton Peel Hamilton has changed its name to Epilepsy South Central Ontario, reflecting the organization’s growth encompassing the Kitchener-Waterloo Guelph region. In alignment with the adoption of a new name, the organization will reveal its…