Epilepsy Niagara

An Independent Partner Agency with Epilepsy Ontario

About Us

Epilepsy Niagara is a registered non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for those living with, and affected by epilepsy. We provide all 12 municipalities within the Niagara Region with support services, education and awareness programs.

Epilepsy Niagara provides empowerment counselling, online support groups, social groups, peer connections, peer mentors, workshops, education presentations, and in-service seizure first aid training.

Hours of operation:

Monday 9:00-5:00 / Tuesday 9:00-9:00 / Wednesday 9:00-5:00 / Thursday 9:00-5:00 / Friday 9:00-5:00

As we are a small organization, there may be times where we are at meetings or events outside of the office, leaving Epilepsy Niagara closed. It is recommended that you make an appointment for support services via telephone or email.


Mission

Epilepsy Niagara is a non-profit, charitable agency dedicated to improving the quality of life of people in the Niagara region who are affected by epilepsy. Epilepsy Niagara provides support services, education and public awareness to all persons living with epilepsy and their support network. The term Niagara region refers to all municipalities in Niagara.


Support Services

  • Individual and Family emotional support
  • Peer to Peer Network
  • Epilepsy Wellness Workshops
  • Information and Referral
  • Groups such as Women’s group, Bucket Club, and Peer Social.


Education and Public Awareness

  • Community and School presentations
  • In-staff training (for businesses, schools etc.)
  • Educational Resource Library
  • Pamphlets and videos
  • Information Forums