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, Suite 370
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 
 
* Transportation Program for persons with Epilepsy to assist them to attend medical appointments at the District Epilepsy Centre operated by Kingston Health Sciences Centre as well as community appointments
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/
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 03 Dec 2019
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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