Epilepsy South Central Ontario

Contact Information
Office Phone Peel Region: 905-450-1900
Hamilton: 289-639-8393
Halton Region: 289-627-1855
Brantford: 226-227-2193
E-Mail info@epilepsysco.org
Website www.epilepsysco.org
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/epilepsysco
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Site Information
Located In Community Mississauga
Address & Map
2155 Dunwin Drive, Unit 5
Mississauga, ON L5L 4M1
 
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Intersection Erin Mills Pkwy and Dundas St W
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Agency and Service Names
Former Name Epilepsy Halton Peel Hamilton
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Education, information and support to families and individuals

Registered Charity
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Support, advocacy and public education to promoting independence and optimal quality of life

Individual Counselling and Support Groups -- for all ages * one-on-one counselling by appointment , support groups where individuals can share lived experiences

Employment Services -- professional counselling for pre-employment support * help with resumes, cover letters, job search strategies, assistance with online job applications, updates of social media profiles * Thursdays, 9 am-5 pm for appointments, telephone support, and email correspondence * email for appointment, employment@epilepsysco.org

Youth and Young Adult Programming -- for people 15 to 30 years * support groups, social outings, workshops, life skills building, community initiatives, fundraising drives

Sunny Days Camp -- summer camp for children 5 to 12 years

Thinking About Epilepsy -- for grade 5 classes * interactive-educational program that offers epilepsy awareness and seizure first aid to students and staff

Seniors Program -- for people 65 years and older * education, awareness and epilepsy first aid for seniors, their private caregivers and seniors home staff

Volunteering opportunities * community events * fundraising events * annual gala * health and awareness fairs
Hours Mon-Fri 9 am-5 pm
Meetings * Support Group Meeting last Monday of each month 7pm-9pm at Mississauga location 
* Support Group Meeting 3rd Monday of each month 7pm - 9pm at Hamilton Health Sciences, McMaster wing board room. 
* Please check website for any changes in time and date
Areas Served Brant County ; Haldimand County ; Halton Region ; Hamilton (City of) ; Norfolk County ; Peel Region ; Waterloo Region ; Wellington County
Eligibility Persons living with epilepsy
Languages English
Fees None
Categories and Classification
Youth Main Categories Disabilities ; Employment ; Health
Youth Sub-Categories Disabilities Employment Programs ; Disability Employment Programs ; Health & Disabilities ; Health Support Groups
Service Categories Health/Disability Related Counselling ~ Epilepsy ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Epilepsy ; Prevocational Training ~ Epilepsy ; Professional Skills Development Support ~ Epilepsy ; Travel Training for Older Adults/People with Disabilities ~ Epilepsy ; Voluntary Health Organizations ~ Epilepsy ; Volunteer Opportunities ; Workplace Safety Education ~ Epilepsy

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