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Epilepsy South Central Ontario News

Look for us at upcoming events in the community!

June 2, 2017

Support Epilepsy South Central Ontario by visiting us at the following events. Tell a friend and spread Epilepsy Awareness. Oakville Ribfest – June 23-25 Uptown Waterloo Market – July 13 Waterloo Movies in the Park – July 27 CanJam – August 5 Brantford Ribfest – August 11-13 Mosaic Festival – August 11-12 Uptown Waterloo Market…

Sunny Days Camp Registration Now Open!

June 2, 2017

Our Camp is open to children ages 5-14 who are living with epilepsy, as well as their siblings, and will run every Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday starting July 4th. Registration Deadline is Friday, June 16th. For further details and/or registration, email camp@epilepsysco.org For further details and/or registration, email camp@epilepsysco.org Learn all about the program

Zehrs Province Wide Awareness Campaign a Huge Success!

May 23, 2017

What began as a small fundraiser at a single Zehrs store in Guelph back in 2012 has grown to raise awareness and funds across the province of Ontario. This year, all forty-two Zehrs stores in Ontario joined together to support local epilepsy support centres in their fundraising and awareness efforts for the month of March. Zehrs…

DRUG DISCONTINUATION ALERT

May 3, 2017

BGP Pharma ULC has posted a notice that DEPAKENE® (valproic acid) capsules (250 mg; DIN 00443840) have been discontinued effective April 24, 2017. https://www.drugshortagescanada.ca/discontinuance/8402 This product has been in shortage since January, so stock levels have been depleted over the past few months. Some pharmacies may still have a small amount on hand but may…

MFCanada and EpilepsySCO “1st Annual Golf Tournament”

May 2, 2017

Matthews Friends Canada and Epilepsy South Central Ontario invite you to come and golf in support of Ketogenic Diet therapy and Epilepsy Education. Enjoy 18 holes of Golf (scramble format) at CAYUGA GOLF CLUB. Registration Fees: $400.00 / Foursome $125.00 / Single Golfer Register Now!