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Epilepsy South Central Ontario News

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…

Agency works with media to bring supports to family of boy with epilepsy

August 18, 2016

By Deron Hamel Epilepsy Halton Peel Hamilton communications manager Trevor Gordon was scanning online news stories in May when he came across a Global News article about a Mississauga family who was trying to find supports for the 5-year-old boy they had adopted who is living with epilepsy. In May, Rosy Garcia and Andres Sosa…