Programs & Services

We are committed to promoting independence and optimal quality of life for individuals living with epilepsy through support, advocacy and public education.

Individual Counselling and Support Groups

  • We offer one-on-one counseling by appointment and support groups where individuals can come and share their lived experiences
  • Designed for people of all ages.

Sunny Days Camp

  • Gives kids living with epilepsy a chance to participate in a summertime ritual and allows them a sense of freedom in an environment that their parents know is safe.
  • Designed for kids 5 to 12 years of age.
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Youth and Young Adult Programming

  • We offer support groups, social outings, workshops, life skills building, community initiatives, fundraising drives and more.
  • Designed for people 15 to 30 years of age.
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Employment Services

  • Educational outreach and support to members and their families, including professional counselling for pre-employment support.
  • Employment Services include experienced review and editing of resumes, cover letters, job search strategies and related websites, assistance with online job applications,  updates of social media profiles.

Please email for an appointment:  carly@epilepsysco.org

Thinking About Epilepsy

  • A free 50 minute interactive-educational program that offers epilepsy awareness and seizure first aid to students and staff.
  • Designed for Grade Five “Human Body Sciences Unit”
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Seniors Program

  • We offer education, awareness and epilepsy first aid to both seniors, their private caregivers and seniors home staff.
  • Generally designed for people 65 years of age and older
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Volunteering

  • We offer opportunities to become involved in the many events, fundraisers and awareness fairs that we attend.
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Community Events

  • Become involved with bringing awareness to various events across our region. From Ribfest to Cultural Festivals, we are spreading awareness.
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Fundraising Events

  • Become involved with our fundraising initiatives by participating in the events: Charity Marathons, Christmas Gift Wrapping, Wing Night and more.
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Purple Gala

  • Once a year we hold our annual Gala in support of epilepsy and Sunny Days Camp for Kids.

Health and Awareness Fairs

  • Join the team as we spread epilepsy awareness at Government Fairs, Student Fairs, Seniors Fairs, Health and Wellness Fairs, and more.