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Epilepsy South Central Ontario News

7 Years of Support: 7 Sobeys Locations in KW!

April 11, 2017

7 Years of Support: 7 Sobeys Locations in KW! For over 7 years, Sobeys in KW have hosted epilepsy awareness events, raising thousands of dollars and bringing forth attention to epilepsy and the importance of education and support in the community. This year, all 7 stores across KW will be hosting BBQ’s, games and other initiatives…

WingsUP! 4 Epilepsy

March 28, 2017

Join us at the 18th Annual Chicken Wing Competition with ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT-WINGS!   Concordia Club, Kitchener April 26  6-9:30PM   $30 BUY TICKETS NOW!   WingsUp! is bringing the heat with 8 amazing flavours! Try em all because it’s ALL YOU CAN EAT! The night promises to be a unique experience with live music from the Shananigans,…

Province Wide Campaign Aims to Elevate Epilepsy Awareness

March 28, 2017

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 $5.00 to elevate awareness. This campaign is accessible to everyone in Ontario who has a phone…

A STEP TOWARDS AN ACTION PLAN FOR BRAIN HEALTH IN CANADA

March 26, 2017

A Canadian Action Plan for Brain Health will direct research into treatment and cures, and would support those living with brain conditions, their families and caregivers. Kayleigh has Rett syndrome. Seemingly healthy until she was 23 months old, she then lost the ability to speak, to use her hands, and eventually to walk. Caring for…