MEMBER OF PARLIAMENT - WHITBY - Celina Caesar-Chavannes
As the Member of Parliament for Whitby, it is my pleasure to congratulate Epilepsy Durham Region on your 30th anniversary and recognize the tremendous service you provide to those living with epilepsy in the Durham Region.
I am pleased to extend my warmest greetings to everyone marking the 30th anniversary of Epilepsy Durham Region (EDR).
Since it was founded in 1987, EDR has raised awareness and provided a wide range of programs that improve the quality of life of area residents who are living with epilepsy. This milestone offers a wonderful opportunity to reflect on the history of your organization, to celebrate your many acheivements, and to set goals for the future.
I would like to commend the members of EDR, past and present, for their advocacy, and for helping those with epilepsy lead fulfilling, independent lives. Your dedicated efforts on behalf of patients and their families are greatly appreciated.
On behalf of the Government of Canada, I offer best wishes for a memorable anniversary
Epilepsy Durham Region is excited to launch our 30th Anniversary Signature Collection Jewellry line! Two signature pieces are now available - a sterling silver bracelet with amythyst charm and sterling silver 18 inch necklace with amythyst charm, with additional charms available to customize your piece just for you!
Join Epilepsy Durham Region for Family Safety Day in Clarington and watch teams of community groups, including our very own first responders, PULL a fire truck to benefit Epilepsy! There will be lots of fun for family and friends so come out and help raise awareness and funds for Epilepsy and the Pediatric Management Program.
WHERE: Garnet B. Rickard Recreation Complex, 2440 King St. W., Bowmanville
WHEN: Saturday, September 30th | 3:00 - 4:00 PM | Following Clarington Family Safety Day
Please register by Friday, September 22, 2017
A Home Run Derby – A very Merry Christmas for everyone especially for one special young woman living with epilepsy in Durham Region
During December 27th - 31st, Kyle Bryan (Whitby, ON, Sinclair Secondary School) will proudly represent Canada in the prestigious 11th Annual Home Run Derby World Power Showcase being held in Miami at Marlins Park. This event features the most prolific amateur players from around the world and provides the perfect centre-stage opportunity to demonstrate their skill-sets in front of baseball’s top evaluators during a live world broadcast.
Each participant is given an opportunity to showcase a cause close to their hearts. Kyle’s little sister Shaun lives with Epilepsy. “I’ve watched Shaun struggle with this life altering disease, I’ve seen the fear in my parent’s eyes each time a catastrophic seizure presents its mean and ugly head. I’m on a quest to break the silence, end the stigma and to ensure that people