Epilepsy South Eastern Ontario

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Contact Information
Public Comments Epilepsy & Seizure Disorder Resource Centre, South Eastern Belleville Office are no longer operating due to a loss of funding. Services to residents of Quinte are available via the Kingston Office.
Office Phone 613-542-6222
Toll Free Phone 1-866-374-5377 (1-866-EPILEPSY)
Fax 613-548-4162
E-Mail admin@epilepsyresource.org
Website www.epilepsyresource.org
Address & Map
920 Princess St
Kingston, ON K7L 1H1
 
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Physical Access Fully Accessible
Description & Services
Description (Service) Regional chapter of a national voluntary health organization * provides a variety of epilepsy and seizure disorder education programs * responds to information requests * offers client advocacy, counselling, and support * support groups 
 
* One-to-one support: addresses individual/family needs and concerns in a confidential and supportive environment * service is available by phone, email, or at a place convenient to the client in their community 
 
* Educational Workshops: in-service presentations to businesses, schools, and community groups on what epilepsy is and how to help someone having a seizure * presentations can be tailored to meet the needs of the group 
 
* Community displays: staffed displays to reach out to community members in order to increase community-wide awareness of our services and to increase knowledge and acceptance of epilepsy
Hours Mon-Thu 10 am-4 pm * call ahead
Areas Served Frontenac County ; Kingston ; Leeds and Grenville United Counties ; Lennox and Addington County ; Quinte West
Eligibility Individuals who are affected by epilepsy, including family and friends
Application Call or send and email for more information
Languages English ; French - Some resources available
Fees Membership - available ; None - for services
Bus Route Notes Kingston Transit Trip Planner
Other Details
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/EpilepsyResourceCentre?ref=aymt_homepage_panel
Instagram Instagram: instagram.com/epilepsyresource/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/@epilepsyresourc
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/user/EpilepsyResource
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1985
Funding Fundraising - Pull Together for Epilepsy: Fire Truck Pull in July ; United Way - KFL&A; Leeds & Grenville ; Foundation - Ontario Trillium Foundation
Elections June
Print Material Pamphlets * "Seize the Day" Newsletter * fact sheets * booklets
Date Updated 25 Oct 2018
Subjects
Service Categories Health/Disability Related Counselling ~ Epilepsy ; Health/Disability Related Support Groups ~ Epilepsy ; Individual Advocacy ~ Epilepsy ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Epilepsy ; Voluntary Health Organizations

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