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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Agency Information
Description (Agency) Education, information and support to families and individuals
Legal Status (50) Non Profit ; (51) Registered Charity
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
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
Categories and Classification
HCSD Main Heading Disabilities ; Employment / Training
HCSD Sub Heading Disabilities Employment Program Resources ; Disabilities Employment Programs
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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