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April 7, 2020

All of the municipalities across the Niagara Region have jointly declared a state of emergency. To view the press release, please click here. To get updates regarding the pandemic in the region, please click here

Coming this summer – a Gala!

February 25, 2020

We are very excited to announce we are hosting a gala! This midsummer night’s dream themed event is sure to whisk you away to another time and another place. And the best news is we’re hosting a sale on the tickets! Get yours for $100 each until March 31st!

Regional Support Groups

January 13, 2020

Are you in need of support from others living with seizures? Would you like to learn more about stress management, mindfulness and positive mindset? Come on out to our monthly groups held in Niagara Falls, St. Catharines and Welland. Please note registration beforehand is required. In order to attend, participants are required to fill out and sign confidentiality and code of conduct agreements.

Congratulations to Osler Scholarship Winner from Niagara!

January 13, 2020

Way to go Sierra Spence! We are so proud of you! You are such an inspiring young woman and we’re happy to have you and your family as a part of Epilepsy Niagara!  Congratulations on being in the St Catharines Standard regarding your exciting venture! Click here to read the article.

Life Saving Swim Caps – local entrepreneurs

January 13, 2020

Chelsea and Sierra Spence are two St Catharine’s residents who have raised awareness and visibility of swimmers with medical conditions that lifeguards need to be aware of. Sierra – has grown up with epilepsy but always had a passion for the water and swimming. She did not let this neurological disorder define her and has swam competitively for the majority of her life. Her family recognized that she would need to be easy to distinguish…