Epilepsy Durham Region hosts a variety of annual education and fundraising events throughout the year to support local programming and empower individuals and their families living with Epilepsy. These events include: Annual General Meeting, Volunteer Reception, Education Forum, Lecture Series, Walk for Epilepsy, Epic Golf Challenge, and various Epilepsy Awareness Month initiatives.
Alongside its Community Epilepsy Agency partners across the province, Epilepsy Ontario now has an online 50/50 raffle to support programs and services across the province, including Durham Region!
Proceeds from this online 50/50 raffle will help provide education, advocacy, information and support services to the almost 95,000 people living with epilepsy and their families in Ontario.
Please help us by purchasing your tickets here. This province-wide online 50/50 raffle will take place year...
We invite you to join us for our Volunteer Reception and Epilepsy Lecture Series. This year we are excited to welcome expert guest speaker, Pediatric Epileptologist, Dr. Evan Cole Lewis. Dr. Lewis will join us to discuss Cannabis and Epilepsy. This event provides a great opportunity to learn about Epilepsy as well as connect with Epilepsy Durham Region and other families that are touched by this neurological disease.
When: Tuesday March 3rd, 2020 | 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 pm
Where: Whitby Public Library Main Branch | 405 Dundas Street West | Room 1B
**Please note, there is a $10.00 registration fee / person for the event**
Guest Speaker: Dr. Evan Cole Lewis | MD, FRCPC, CSCN EEG Diplomate
Dr. Evan Cole Lewis is a Pediatric Neurologist and Clinical...
Please join us for our 5th annual Epilepsy education forum: Road to New Beginnings | Practical Strategies for Living Well with Epilepsy. This is a full day event with expert guest speakers!
Where: Whitby Public Library | 410 Dundas Street West, Whitby | Room 1A/B
When: Saturday, November 9th | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
**Please note that you must register to attend this event. There is a $20.00 registration fee, payable to Epilepsy Durham Region which includes your full day of education and a complimentary lunch
Revised: September 10th, 2019
Early Bird Registration for this event has officially closed. If you would like to join us for the Walk for Epilepsy, there will be a $25.00 Registration Fee payable to the Durham Community Foundation on the day of the event!
Please join us for our annual Purple Walk for Epilepsy in partnership with the Durham Community Foundation, 'Walk for your Cause' event.
By walking for epilepsy, you’re sending a powerful message that those just beginning this journey, and to those working hard to live well epilepsy, that they are surrounded by a compassionate community of friends and supporters.
When: Sunday, October 20th, 2019