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Studies have suggested that 44% of individuals with Autism also have Epilepsy (Gabis et al., 2005). Kerry's Place Autism Services is committed to enhancing the quality of life of persons with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), developing and providing evidence-based supports; and building capacity by sharing knowledge. They are Canada's largest service provider for children, youth and adults with ASD and serve more than 8,000 people with ASD and their families each year.

 

Kerry's Place Autism Services is happy to announce their new Behavioural Based Services, now available through Fee for Service.

 

Eligible 'Autism One-Time Funding' for Behavioural Services and Supports provided by Kerry's Place Autism Services include:

 

  • Behaviour Consultation
  • Life Skills and Social Skills Programs
  • Out-of-school learning support/tutoring
  • ASD specialized therapeutic
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United Way

Did you know that although Epilepsy Durham Region is not a United Way funded agency, you can still make a donation to support those living with Epilepsy in Durham Region.


If your employer offers you the opportunity to participate in the United Way Employee Giving campaign, please consider directing your donation to Epilepsy Durham Region.

 

You can do this by selecting the ‘OTHER’ option and naming Epilepsy Durham Region as your charity of choice Be sure to note our registered charitable tax number: Charitable No: 89670-5399-RR0001.

 

Thank you very much or your support and kindness.

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Neutun Labs is reaching out to individuals living with all kinds of seizures to participate in a wearable technology based research project. Participants must experience seizures and be available to wear and record with the Muse EEG Headset at any time of day.

 

For more information, please click here.

 

If you are interested in participating in this York University research project, please contact:

 

Alex Dolan

Co-Founder of Neutun Labs

(647) 680-8321

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Chapter Two | Everything Epilepsy - Education |Community | Because We Care

 

The full day forum will feature Epilepsy 101, new guidelines for standard of treatment in Ontario, and alternative treatments including the Ketogenic Diet for adults and CBD Oil.

 

Location: The Abilities Centre | 55 Gordon Street, Whitby  ON | 905-665-8500 | www.abilitiescentre.org

Date: Saturday, November 19th, 2016 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm | Registration at 9:30 am

 

*Please note, you must register to attend this event - registration is limited 50 people

To cofirm that you will be attending the event, please email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need

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SUDEP campaign ad

Living Well With Epilepsy, Lundbeck and SUDEP Aware are pleased to announce the launch of a new social media campaign to bring more awareness to SUDEP!

It offers an opportunity to tell the world "#IAMSUDEPAWARE" and be a part of the first ever Thunderclap dedicated to raising SUDEP awareness!

 

At 10am EDT on SUDEP Awareness Day (Oct 23rd), the online platform will simultaneously share the same SUDEP message to the Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr accounts of those registered to participate. We invite you to

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