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Voices of Epilepsy

Holiday Closure

December 24, 2020

We want to thank everyone who supported Epilepsy Ottawa during 2020. Your kindness and generosity shined bright during a year that was challenging for so many. If you’re in need of support during our holiday closure please reach out to Distress and Crisis Ontario at 613-238-3311. We’ll see you in 2021!

Our Commitment to Anti-Racism and Inclusion

June 29, 2020

Epilepsy Ottawa stands in solidarity with our members, colleagues, partners and greater community against systemic anti-Black and anti-Indigenous racism, hate and inequality. We have taken this time to listen and learn from Black and Indigenous voices and we have taken this time to reflect on ourselves. Epilepsy is a disease that does not discriminate. Anyone…

We’re Hiring for the Summer

May 25, 2020

Funded by a grant from the Canada Summer Jobs program, Epilepsy Ottawa is hiring a Communications Specialist and a Graphic Designer over the summer.

Covid-19 Potential Drug Shortage Information

April 21, 2020

Many people are concerned about the possibility of drug shortages in the future and the drug shortages database ( is being closely monitored. Epilepsy Ottawa, Epilepsy Ontario, and other community epilepsy agencies are working with the Canadian Epilepsy Alliance and other partners to help put a response plan in place in case a shortage occurs…