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April 2021

Adults With Epilepsy Support Group

April 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 20, 2021

Online Canada
A diverse group of adults sit on chairs in a circle

Due to concerns around Covid-19, the Adults with Epilepsy Group (AWE) has been moved to an online platform until further notice. Thanks and stay safe!If you are otherwise engaged during the day and is unable to take advantage of day-time activities at Epilepsy Toronto, then the Adults With Epilepsy (AWE) Support Group may be just what you need. Come be a part of a support group that provides you with the opportunity to connect with other adults living with epilepsy,…

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Employment Workshop – DISCLOSURE

April 21 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Online Canada
FREE
A computer keyboard

Many people with invisible disabilities are challenged by when and how to reveal their disabilities on the job, if at all. So the question becomes, who do I tell, for what purpose, how and when?  This Online Disclosure Workshop talks about strategies and solutions for overcoming the disclosure dilemma and how to frame disclosure in a positive way.  When done right disclosure can lead to a mutual understanding about your needs when it comes to job performance while enabling job…

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Mindfulness Group for Pre-Teens

April 21 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 12, 2021

Online Canada
FREE
Hands at a laptop computer

The Epilepsy Toronto Child and Youth Services Department is offering a 4-week program for pre-teens living with epilepsy (ages 10-14), to learn how to become more aware of their emotions, learn new coping tools and strategies to manage them, and to promote connection with their peers living with epilepsy. Join Epilepsy Toronto and Mindfulness Facilitator, Sara Marlowe from Mindful Families from April 21 to May 12 (on Wednesdays) from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM. To register your child, email Katie.

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Parents of Young Children Support Group

April 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on April 21, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on June 23, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on August 18, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on October 20, 2021 at 7:00 pm

Online Canada
FREE
Adult hand, holding children's hands, holding a purple ribbon

Due to concerns around the spread of Covid-19, the Parents of Young Children Living with Epilepsy Support Group has been moved online.  Are you a parent or caregiver of a child living with epilepsy? Do you want to meet other parents who share similar feelings and emotions associated with raising a child with seizures? From school issues to family dynamics; from relationship stressors to safety tips. Come meet other amazing parents and add to your current epilepsy network! 3rd Wednesday…

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Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

April 22 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

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Socially Distant Social Club

April 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

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Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex

April 26 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Canada
FREE
Headshot of Mindful Mondays Instructor Michael Alex

Stuck at home while practicing 'physical distancing'? Missing your usual yoga class that helps you relax? We are here to help with that. Epilepsy Toronto presents ...Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex.  WHERE: Virtually using Zoom video conferencing COST: FREE To rsvp and receive weekly Zoom link,  email: Michael Alex, michaelalexyoga@gmail.comMindful Mondays will be taught by highly trained yoga instructor, Michael Alex. He comes with many years’ of experience teaching various yoga types and has a personal connection to epilepsy. He is passionate about making yoga…

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Job Maintenance Workshop

April 28 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Online Canada
FREE
A computer keyboard

Job seekers with epilepsy often move from the “crisis of unemployment” to the “crisis of finding a job.” What are the ground rules for fitting in? What about disclosing a disability? What’s the golden rule and how does it apply to me? These and other questions are answered in this Job Maintenance workshop. To receive a zoom link to join this online Job Maintenance Workshop presented by Epilepsy Toronto's Employment Services Department,  please email Jesse at jesse@epilepsytoronto.org.

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Mindfulness Group for Pre-Teens

April 28 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 12, 2021

Online Canada
FREE
Hands at a laptop computer

The Epilepsy Toronto Child and Youth Services Department is offering a 4-week program for pre-teens living with epilepsy (ages 10-14), to learn how to become more aware of their emotions, learn new coping tools and strategies to manage them, and to promote connection with their peers living with epilepsy. Join Epilepsy Toronto and Mindfulness Facilitator, Sara Marlowe from Mindful Families from April 21 to May 12 (on Wednesdays) from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM. To register your child, email Katie.

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Family Games Night

April 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Online Canada
FREE
Dice, playing cards, timer, scrabble peices

Epilepsy Toronto's Children and Youth Services Department is hosting our monthly Family Games Night.  Join us for April's Family Games Night where YOU're the next contestant on the Price is Right! All ages welcome. When: Tuesday, November 24 at 7 PM What game: Trivia Where: Virtually on Zoom! A link will be provided to those interested in participating RSVP: Email Katie ASAP by clicking Sign Me UP

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Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

April 29 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

Find out more »

Socially Distant Social Club

April 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

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May 2021

Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex

May 3 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Canada
FREE
Headshot of Mindful Mondays Instructor Michael Alex

Stuck at home while practicing 'physical distancing'? Missing your usual yoga class that helps you relax? We are here to help with that. Epilepsy Toronto presents ...Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex.  WHERE: Virtually using Zoom video conferencing COST: FREE To rsvp and receive weekly Zoom link,  email: Michael Alex, michaelalexyoga@gmail.comMindful Mondays will be taught by highly trained yoga instructor, Michael Alex. He comes with many years’ of experience teaching various yoga types and has a personal connection to epilepsy. He is passionate about making yoga…

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Support Group For Professionals

May 4 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Online Canada
A group of adults in buisiness attire.

Due to safety concerns regarding Covid-19, this group will meet virtually via zoom until further notice.   Are you a working professional living with epilepsy?  Come out and meet others with similar interests and experiences. Share your thoughts on life with epilepsy and offer and receive support while enjoying great company! For more information contact Rosie Smith at rsmith@epilepsytoronto.org.This group is facilitated by the Epilepsy Toronto Adult Services Department. Please note: an individual counselling session is required before joining any of…

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UPLIFT for Caregivers

May 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 22, 2021

Online Canada
FREE
Animations of people on computers, walking or dancing.

UPLIFT stands for "Using Practice and Learning to Increase Favourable Thoughts”. It is a mindfulness-based cognitive behavioural therapy program that improves depression, and overall psychological quality of life. Groups of 5-8 adults meet virtually for an hour once a week for 8 weeks. The sessions teach valuable coping strategies and topics that include: coping and relaxing, monitoring thoughts, and preventing future low moods. Participants must: be at least 18 years old be a caretaker for someone who has epilepsy, seizures,…

Find out more »

Mindfulness Group for Pre-Teens

May 5 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 12, 2021

Online Canada
FREE
Hands at a laptop computer

The Epilepsy Toronto Child and Youth Services Department is offering a 4-week program for pre-teens living with epilepsy (ages 10-14), to learn how to become more aware of their emotions, learn new coping tools and strategies to manage them, and to promote connection with their peers living with epilepsy. Join Epilepsy Toronto and Mindfulness Facilitator, Sara Marlowe from Mindful Families from April 21 to May 12 (on Wednesdays) from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM. To register your child, email Katie.

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Young Adults Support Group

May 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2021

Online Canada
Young Adults talk in a circle with a councellor

Due to concerns around COVID-19, the Young Adults Support Group has been moved online, starting at 7:00 pm until further notice. Thanks and stay safe!Are you looking to meet other young adults who have epilepsy, to share stories, resources, and concerns? The Young Adults Support Group is a place where individuals with epilepsy can connect with other individuals while in an encouraging, supportive and empowering environment. Talking to other individuals with similar stories and experiences has proven to be beneficial…

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Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

May 6 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

Find out more »

Socially Distant Social Club

May 6 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

Find out more »

Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex

May 10 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Canada
FREE
Headshot of Mindful Mondays Instructor Michael Alex

Stuck at home while practicing 'physical distancing'? Missing your usual yoga class that helps you relax? We are here to help with that. Epilepsy Toronto presents ...Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex.  WHERE: Virtually using Zoom video conferencing COST: FREE To rsvp and receive weekly Zoom link,  email: Michael Alex, michaelalexyoga@gmail.comMindful Mondays will be taught by highly trained yoga instructor, Michael Alex. He comes with many years’ of experience teaching various yoga types and has a personal connection to epilepsy. He is passionate about making yoga…

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UPLIFT for Caregivers

May 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 22, 2021

Online Canada
FREE
Animations of people on computers, walking or dancing.

UPLIFT stands for "Using Practice and Learning to Increase Favourable Thoughts”. It is a mindfulness-based cognitive behavioural therapy program that improves depression, and overall psychological quality of life. Groups of 5-8 adults meet virtually for an hour once a week for 8 weeks. The sessions teach valuable coping strategies and topics that include: coping and relaxing, monitoring thoughts, and preventing future low moods. Participants must: be at least 18 years old be a caretaker for someone who has epilepsy, seizures,…

Find out more »

Mindfulness Group for Pre-Teens

May 12 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until May 12, 2021

Online Canada
FREE
Hands at a laptop computer

The Epilepsy Toronto Child and Youth Services Department is offering a 4-week program for pre-teens living with epilepsy (ages 10-14), to learn how to become more aware of their emotions, learn new coping tools and strategies to manage them, and to promote connection with their peers living with epilepsy. Join Epilepsy Toronto and Mindfulness Facilitator, Sara Marlowe from Mindful Families from April 21 to May 12 (on Wednesdays) from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM. To register your child, email Katie.

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Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

May 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

Find out more »

Socially Distant Social Club

May 13 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

Find out more »

Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex

May 17 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Canada
FREE
Headshot of Mindful Mondays Instructor Michael Alex

Stuck at home while practicing 'physical distancing'? Missing your usual yoga class that helps you relax? We are here to help with that. Epilepsy Toronto presents ...Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex.  WHERE: Virtually using Zoom video conferencing COST: FREE To rsvp and receive weekly Zoom link,  email: Michael Alex, michaelalexyoga@gmail.comMindful Mondays will be taught by highly trained yoga instructor, Michael Alex. He comes with many years’ of experience teaching various yoga types and has a personal connection to epilepsy. He is passionate about making yoga…

Find out more »

Adults With Epilepsy Support Group

May 18 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 20, 2021

Online Canada
A diverse group of adults sit on chairs in a circle

Due to concerns around Covid-19, the Adults with Epilepsy Group (AWE) has been moved to an online platform until further notice. Thanks and stay safe!If you are otherwise engaged during the day and is unable to take advantage of day-time activities at Epilepsy Toronto, then the Adults With Epilepsy (AWE) Support Group may be just what you need. Come be a part of a support group that provides you with the opportunity to connect with other adults living with epilepsy,…

Find out more »

UPLIFT for Caregivers

May 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 22, 2021

Online Canada
FREE
Animations of people on computers, walking or dancing.

UPLIFT stands for "Using Practice and Learning to Increase Favourable Thoughts”. It is a mindfulness-based cognitive behavioural therapy program that improves depression, and overall psychological quality of life. Groups of 5-8 adults meet virtually for an hour once a week for 8 weeks. The sessions teach valuable coping strategies and topics that include: coping and relaxing, monitoring thoughts, and preventing future low moods. Participants must: be at least 18 years old be a caretaker for someone who has epilepsy, seizures,…

Find out more »

Epilepsy Surgery Support Group

May 19 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on May 19, 2021 at 5:00 pm

One event on August 18, 2021 at 5:00 pm

One event on November 17, 2021 at 5:00 pm

Online Canada
Women speaks to a circle of people

NOTE: The Surgery Support Group has been moved Online and the time has been changed to 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm. Hosted in partnership with Toronto Western Hospital’s Epilepsy Program. This group seeks to bring together people with epilepsy who have done surgery with those who are considering surgery as a treatment option. The decision to do brain surgery is a complex one; one that has to be weighed in light of risks vs benefits. Connecting with others who have been…

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Parents of Teens Support Group

May 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on May 19, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on July 21, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on September 22, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on November 17, 2021 at 7:00 pm

Online Canada
Parents sit with a teenage daughter, all smiling at camera

Due to concerns around the spread of Covid-19, the Parents of Teens Support Group has been moved online.Are you a parent or caregiver of a teenager living with epilepsy? Do you want to meet other parents who share similar feelings and emotions associated with raising a teen with seizures? From school issues, to family dynamics; from relationship stressors to safety tips. Come meet other amazing parents and add to your current epilepsy network! 3rd Wednesday of every other month. 7:00-8:30pm…

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Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

May 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

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Purple Walk 1in100 Challenge Workshop

May 20 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Canada
Hands at a laptop computer

Calling all Epilepsy Toronto kids! Join Elana and Jarrett for a hands-on workshop to boost your creativity and brainstorm ideas for YOUR 1 in 100 Virtual Purple Walk Challenge. What is the 1 in 100 Challenge? The 1 in 100 Challenge encourages raising awareness of epilepsy and fundraising for Epilepsy Toronto by doing something...anything..100 times! This is to represent that 1 in 100 people in our community are living with epilepsy. The workshop will be taking place on Thursday, May…

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Socially Distant Social Club

May 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

Find out more »

UPLIFT for Caregivers

May 25 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 22, 2021

Online Canada
FREE
Animations of people on computers, walking or dancing.

UPLIFT stands for "Using Practice and Learning to Increase Favourable Thoughts”. It is a mindfulness-based cognitive behavioural therapy program that improves depression, and overall psychological quality of life. Groups of 5-8 adults meet virtually for an hour once a week for 8 weeks. The sessions teach valuable coping strategies and topics that include: coping and relaxing, monitoring thoughts, and preventing future low moods. Participants must: be at least 18 years old be a caretaker for someone who has epilepsy, seizures,…

Find out more »

Parents Of Young Adults Support Group

May 26 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on May 26, 2021 at 6:00 pm

Online Canada
the holding hands of two adults

Due to safety concerns around Covid-19, this group has been moved online and will begin at 6:00 pm until further notice. A support group for parents of young adults living with epilepsy. Learn from other parents, develop effective coping strategies and decrease isolation by meeting others. The Parents of Young Adults Living with Epilepsy Support Group is facilitated by Patricia Davies through the Epilepsy Toronto Children and Youth Services Department.  For more information on how to join, please contact katie@epilepsytoronto.org .…

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Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

May 27 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

Find out more »

Socially Distant Social Club

May 27 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

Find out more »

Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex

May 31 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Canada
FREE
Headshot of Mindful Mondays Instructor Michael Alex

Stuck at home while practicing 'physical distancing'? Missing your usual yoga class that helps you relax? We are here to help with that. Epilepsy Toronto presents ...Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex.  WHERE: Virtually using Zoom video conferencing COST: FREE To rsvp and receive weekly Zoom link,  email: Michael Alex, michaelalexyoga@gmail.comMindful Mondays will be taught by highly trained yoga instructor, Michael Alex. He comes with many years’ of experience teaching various yoga types and has a personal connection to epilepsy. He is passionate about making yoga…

Find out more »

June 2021

Support Group For Professionals

June 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Online Canada
A group of adults in buisiness attire.

Due to safety concerns regarding Covid-19, this group will meet virtually via zoom until further notice.   Are you a working professional living with epilepsy?  Come out and meet others with similar interests and experiences. Share your thoughts on life with epilepsy and offer and receive support while enjoying great company! For more information contact Rosie Smith at rsmith@epilepsytoronto.org.This group is facilitated by the Epilepsy Toronto Adult Services Department. Please note: an individual counselling session is required before joining any of…

Find out more »

UPLIFT for Caregivers

June 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 22, 2021

Online Canada
FREE
Animations of people on computers, walking or dancing.

UPLIFT stands for "Using Practice and Learning to Increase Favourable Thoughts”. It is a mindfulness-based cognitive behavioural therapy program that improves depression, and overall psychological quality of life. Groups of 5-8 adults meet virtually for an hour once a week for 8 weeks. The sessions teach valuable coping strategies and topics that include: coping and relaxing, monitoring thoughts, and preventing future low moods. Participants must: be at least 18 years old be a caretaker for someone who has epilepsy, seizures,…

Find out more »

Young Adults Support Group

June 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2021

Online Canada
Young Adults talk in a circle with a councellor

Due to concerns around COVID-19, the Young Adults Support Group has been moved online, starting at 7:00 pm until further notice. Thanks and stay safe!Are you looking to meet other young adults who have epilepsy, to share stories, resources, and concerns? The Young Adults Support Group is a place where individuals with epilepsy can connect with other individuals while in an encouraging, supportive and empowering environment. Talking to other individuals with similar stories and experiences has proven to be beneficial…

Find out more »

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

June 3 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

Find out more »

Socially Distant Social Club

June 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

Find out more »

Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex

June 7 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Canada
FREE
Headshot of Mindful Mondays Instructor Michael Alex

Stuck at home while practicing 'physical distancing'? Missing your usual yoga class that helps you relax? We are here to help with that. Epilepsy Toronto presents ...Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex.  WHERE: Virtually using Zoom video conferencing COST: FREE To rsvp and receive weekly Zoom link,  email: Michael Alex, michaelalexyoga@gmail.comMindful Mondays will be taught by highly trained yoga instructor, Michael Alex. He comes with many years’ of experience teaching various yoga types and has a personal connection to epilepsy. He is passionate about making yoga…

Find out more »

UPLIFT for Caregivers

June 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 22, 2021

Online Canada
FREE
Animations of people on computers, walking or dancing.

UPLIFT stands for "Using Practice and Learning to Increase Favourable Thoughts”. It is a mindfulness-based cognitive behavioural therapy program that improves depression, and overall psychological quality of life. Groups of 5-8 adults meet virtually for an hour once a week for 8 weeks. The sessions teach valuable coping strategies and topics that include: coping and relaxing, monitoring thoughts, and preventing future low moods. Participants must: be at least 18 years old be a caretaker for someone who has epilepsy, seizures,…

Find out more »

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

June 10 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

Find out more »

Socially Distant Social Club

June 10 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

Find out more »

Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex

June 14 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Canada
FREE
Headshot of Mindful Mondays Instructor Michael Alex

Stuck at home while practicing 'physical distancing'? Missing your usual yoga class that helps you relax? We are here to help with that. Epilepsy Toronto presents ...Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex.  WHERE: Virtually using Zoom video conferencing COST: FREE To rsvp and receive weekly Zoom link,  email: Michael Alex, michaelalexyoga@gmail.comMindful Mondays will be taught by highly trained yoga instructor, Michael Alex. He comes with many years’ of experience teaching various yoga types and has a personal connection to epilepsy. He is passionate about making yoga…

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Adults With Epilepsy Support Group

June 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 20, 2021

Online Canada
A diverse group of adults sit on chairs in a circle

Due to concerns around Covid-19, the Adults with Epilepsy Group (AWE) has been moved to an online platform until further notice. Thanks and stay safe!If you are otherwise engaged during the day and is unable to take advantage of day-time activities at Epilepsy Toronto, then the Adults With Epilepsy (AWE) Support Group may be just what you need. Come be a part of a support group that provides you with the opportunity to connect with other adults living with epilepsy,…

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UPLIFT for Caregivers

June 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 22, 2021

Online Canada
FREE
Animations of people on computers, walking or dancing.

UPLIFT stands for "Using Practice and Learning to Increase Favourable Thoughts”. It is a mindfulness-based cognitive behavioural therapy program that improves depression, and overall psychological quality of life. Groups of 5-8 adults meet virtually for an hour once a week for 8 weeks. The sessions teach valuable coping strategies and topics that include: coping and relaxing, monitoring thoughts, and preventing future low moods. Participants must: be at least 18 years old be a caretaker for someone who has epilepsy, seizures,…

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Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

June 17 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

Find out more »

Socially Distant Social Club

June 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

Find out more »

Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex

June 21 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Canada
FREE
Headshot of Mindful Mondays Instructor Michael Alex

Stuck at home while practicing 'physical distancing'? Missing your usual yoga class that helps you relax? We are here to help with that. Epilepsy Toronto presents ...Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex.  WHERE: Virtually using Zoom video conferencing COST: FREE To rsvp and receive weekly Zoom link,  email: Michael Alex, michaelalexyoga@gmail.comMindful Mondays will be taught by highly trained yoga instructor, Michael Alex. He comes with many years’ of experience teaching various yoga types and has a personal connection to epilepsy. He is passionate about making yoga…

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UPLIFT for Caregivers

June 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 22, 2021

Online Canada
FREE
Animations of people on computers, walking or dancing.

UPLIFT stands for "Using Practice and Learning to Increase Favourable Thoughts”. It is a mindfulness-based cognitive behavioural therapy program that improves depression, and overall psychological quality of life. Groups of 5-8 adults meet virtually for an hour once a week for 8 weeks. The sessions teach valuable coping strategies and topics that include: coping and relaxing, monitoring thoughts, and preventing future low moods. Participants must: be at least 18 years old be a caretaker for someone who has epilepsy, seizures,…

Find out more »

Parents of Young Children Support Group

June 23 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on April 21, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on June 23, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on August 18, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on October 20, 2021 at 7:00 pm

Online Canada
FREE
Adult hand, holding children's hands, holding a purple ribbon

Due to concerns around the spread of Covid-19, the Parents of Young Children Living with Epilepsy Support Group has been moved online.  Are you a parent or caregiver of a child living with epilepsy? Do you want to meet other parents who share similar feelings and emotions associated with raising a child with seizures? From school issues to family dynamics; from relationship stressors to safety tips. Come meet other amazing parents and add to your current epilepsy network! 3rd Wednesday…

Find out more »

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

June 24 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

Find out more »

Socially Distant Social Club

June 24 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

Find out more »

Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex

June 28 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Canada
FREE
Headshot of Mindful Mondays Instructor Michael Alex

Stuck at home while practicing 'physical distancing'? Missing your usual yoga class that helps you relax? We are here to help with that. Epilepsy Toronto presents ...Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex.  WHERE: Virtually using Zoom video conferencing COST: FREE To rsvp and receive weekly Zoom link,  email: Michael Alex, michaelalexyoga@gmail.comMindful Mondays will be taught by highly trained yoga instructor, Michael Alex. He comes with many years’ of experience teaching various yoga types and has a personal connection to epilepsy. He is passionate about making yoga…

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July 2021

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

July 1 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

Find out more »

Socially Distant Social Club

July 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

Find out more »

Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex

July 5 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Canada
FREE
Headshot of Mindful Mondays Instructor Michael Alex

Stuck at home while practicing 'physical distancing'? Missing your usual yoga class that helps you relax? We are here to help with that. Epilepsy Toronto presents ...Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex.  WHERE: Virtually using Zoom video conferencing COST: FREE To rsvp and receive weekly Zoom link,  email: Michael Alex, michaelalexyoga@gmail.comMindful Mondays will be taught by highly trained yoga instructor, Michael Alex. He comes with many years’ of experience teaching various yoga types and has a personal connection to epilepsy. He is passionate about making yoga…

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Support Group For Professionals

July 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Online Canada
A group of adults in buisiness attire.

Due to safety concerns regarding Covid-19, this group will meet virtually via zoom until further notice.   Are you a working professional living with epilepsy?  Come out and meet others with similar interests and experiences. Share your thoughts on life with epilepsy and offer and receive support while enjoying great company! For more information contact Rosie Smith at rsmith@epilepsytoronto.org.This group is facilitated by the Epilepsy Toronto Adult Services Department. Please note: an individual counselling session is required before joining any of…

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Young Adults Support Group

July 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2021

Online Canada
Young Adults talk in a circle with a councellor

Due to concerns around COVID-19, the Young Adults Support Group has been moved online, starting at 7:00 pm until further notice. Thanks and stay safe!Are you looking to meet other young adults who have epilepsy, to share stories, resources, and concerns? The Young Adults Support Group is a place where individuals with epilepsy can connect with other individuals while in an encouraging, supportive and empowering environment. Talking to other individuals with similar stories and experiences has proven to be beneficial…

Find out more »

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

July 8 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

Find out more »

Socially Distant Social Club

July 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

Find out more »

Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex

July 12 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Canada
FREE
Headshot of Mindful Mondays Instructor Michael Alex

Stuck at home while practicing 'physical distancing'? Missing your usual yoga class that helps you relax? We are here to help with that. Epilepsy Toronto presents ...Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex.  WHERE: Virtually using Zoom video conferencing COST: FREE To rsvp and receive weekly Zoom link,  email: Michael Alex, michaelalexyoga@gmail.comMindful Mondays will be taught by highly trained yoga instructor, Michael Alex. He comes with many years’ of experience teaching various yoga types and has a personal connection to epilepsy. He is passionate about making yoga…

Find out more »

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

July 15 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

Find out more »

Socially Distant Social Club

July 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

Find out more »

Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex

July 19 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Canada
FREE
Headshot of Mindful Mondays Instructor Michael Alex

Stuck at home while practicing 'physical distancing'? Missing your usual yoga class that helps you relax? We are here to help with that. Epilepsy Toronto presents ...Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex.  WHERE: Virtually using Zoom video conferencing COST: FREE To rsvp and receive weekly Zoom link,  email: Michael Alex, michaelalexyoga@gmail.comMindful Mondays will be taught by highly trained yoga instructor, Michael Alex. He comes with many years’ of experience teaching various yoga types and has a personal connection to epilepsy. He is passionate about making yoga…

Find out more »

Adults With Epilepsy Support Group

July 20 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Third of the month, repeating until December 20, 2021

Online Canada
A diverse group of adults sit on chairs in a circle

Due to concerns around Covid-19, the Adults with Epilepsy Group (AWE) has been moved to an online platform until further notice. Thanks and stay safe!If you are otherwise engaged during the day and is unable to take advantage of day-time activities at Epilepsy Toronto, then the Adults With Epilepsy (AWE) Support Group may be just what you need. Come be a part of a support group that provides you with the opportunity to connect with other adults living with epilepsy,…

Find out more »

Parents of Teens Support Group

July 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on May 19, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on July 21, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on September 22, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on November 17, 2021 at 7:00 pm

Online Canada
Parents sit with a teenage daughter, all smiling at camera

Due to concerns around the spread of Covid-19, the Parents of Teens Support Group has been moved online.Are you a parent or caregiver of a teenager living with epilepsy? Do you want to meet other parents who share similar feelings and emotions associated with raising a teen with seizures? From school issues, to family dynamics; from relationship stressors to safety tips. Come meet other amazing parents and add to your current epilepsy network! 3rd Wednesday of every other month. 7:00-8:30pm…

Find out more »

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

July 22 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

Find out more »

Socially Distant Social Club

July 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

Find out more »

Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex

July 26 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Canada
FREE
Headshot of Mindful Mondays Instructor Michael Alex

Stuck at home while practicing 'physical distancing'? Missing your usual yoga class that helps you relax? We are here to help with that. Epilepsy Toronto presents ...Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex.  WHERE: Virtually using Zoom video conferencing COST: FREE To rsvp and receive weekly Zoom link,  email: Michael Alex, michaelalexyoga@gmail.comMindful Mondays will be taught by highly trained yoga instructor, Michael Alex. He comes with many years’ of experience teaching various yoga types and has a personal connection to epilepsy. He is passionate about making yoga…

Find out more »

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

July 29 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

Find out more »

Socially Distant Social Club

July 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

Find out more »

August 2021

Young Adults Support Group

August 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2021

Online Canada
Young Adults talk in a circle with a councellor

Due to concerns around COVID-19, the Young Adults Support Group has been moved online, starting at 7:00 pm until further notice. Thanks and stay safe!Are you looking to meet other young adults who have epilepsy, to share stories, resources, and concerns? The Young Adults Support Group is a place where individuals with epilepsy can connect with other individuals while in an encouraging, supportive and empowering environment. Talking to other individuals with similar stories and experiences has proven to be beneficial…

Find out more »

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

August 5 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

Find out more »

Socially Distant Social Club

August 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

Find out more »

Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex

August 9 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Canada
FREE
Headshot of Mindful Mondays Instructor Michael Alex

Stuck at home while practicing 'physical distancing'? Missing your usual yoga class that helps you relax? We are here to help with that. Epilepsy Toronto presents ...Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex.  WHERE: Virtually using Zoom video conferencing COST: FREE To rsvp and receive weekly Zoom link,  email: Michael Alex, michaelalexyoga@gmail.comMindful Mondays will be taught by highly trained yoga instructor, Michael Alex. He comes with many years’ of experience teaching various yoga types and has a personal connection to epilepsy. He is passionate about making yoga…

Find out more »

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

August 12 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

Find out more »

Socially Distant Social Club

August 12 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

Find out more »

Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex

August 16 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Canada
FREE
Headshot of Mindful Mondays Instructor Michael Alex

Stuck at home while practicing 'physical distancing'? Missing your usual yoga class that helps you relax? We are here to help with that. Epilepsy Toronto presents ...Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex.  WHERE: Virtually using Zoom video conferencing COST: FREE To rsvp and receive weekly Zoom link,  email: Michael Alex, michaelalexyoga@gmail.comMindful Mondays will be taught by highly trained yoga instructor, Michael Alex. He comes with many years’ of experience teaching various yoga types and has a personal connection to epilepsy. He is passionate about making yoga…

Find out more »

Epilepsy Surgery Support Group

August 18 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on May 19, 2021 at 5:00 pm

One event on August 18, 2021 at 5:00 pm

One event on November 17, 2021 at 5:00 pm

Online Canada
Women speaks to a circle of people

NOTE: The Surgery Support Group has been moved Online and the time has been changed to 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm. Hosted in partnership with Toronto Western Hospital’s Epilepsy Program. This group seeks to bring together people with epilepsy who have done surgery with those who are considering surgery as a treatment option. The decision to do brain surgery is a complex one; one that has to be weighed in light of risks vs benefits. Connecting with others who have been…

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Parents of Young Children Support Group

August 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

One event on April 21, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on June 23, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on August 18, 2021 at 7:00 pm

One event on October 20, 2021 at 7:00 pm

Online Canada
FREE
Adult hand, holding children's hands, holding a purple ribbon

Due to concerns around the spread of Covid-19, the Parents of Young Children Living with Epilepsy Support Group has been moved online.  Are you a parent or caregiver of a child living with epilepsy? Do you want to meet other parents who share similar feelings and emotions associated with raising a child with seizures? From school issues to family dynamics; from relationship stressors to safety tips. Come meet other amazing parents and add to your current epilepsy network! 3rd Wednesday…

Find out more »

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

August 19 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

Find out more »

Socially Distant Social Club

August 19 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

Find out more »

Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex

August 23 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Canada
FREE
Headshot of Mindful Mondays Instructor Michael Alex

Stuck at home while practicing 'physical distancing'? Missing your usual yoga class that helps you relax? We are here to help with that. Epilepsy Toronto presents ...Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex.  WHERE: Virtually using Zoom video conferencing COST: FREE To rsvp and receive weekly Zoom link,  email: Michael Alex, michaelalexyoga@gmail.comMindful Mondays will be taught by highly trained yoga instructor, Michael Alex. He comes with many years’ of experience teaching various yoga types and has a personal connection to epilepsy. He is passionate about making yoga…

Find out more »

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

August 26 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

Find out more »

Socially Distant Social Club

August 26 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

Find out more »

Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex

August 30 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Canada
FREE
Headshot of Mindful Mondays Instructor Michael Alex

Stuck at home while practicing 'physical distancing'? Missing your usual yoga class that helps you relax? We are here to help with that. Epilepsy Toronto presents ...Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex.  WHERE: Virtually using Zoom video conferencing COST: FREE To rsvp and receive weekly Zoom link,  email: Michael Alex, michaelalexyoga@gmail.comMindful Mondays will be taught by highly trained yoga instructor, Michael Alex. He comes with many years’ of experience teaching various yoga types and has a personal connection to epilepsy. He is passionate about making yoga…

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September 2021

Young Adults Support Group

September 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 7:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating until December 1, 2021

Online Canada
Young Adults talk in a circle with a councellor

Due to concerns around COVID-19, the Young Adults Support Group has been moved online, starting at 7:00 pm until further notice. Thanks and stay safe!Are you looking to meet other young adults who have epilepsy, to share stories, resources, and concerns? The Young Adults Support Group is a place where individuals with epilepsy can connect with other individuals while in an encouraging, supportive and empowering environment. Talking to other individuals with similar stories and experiences has proven to be beneficial…

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Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

September 2 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

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Socially Distant Social Club

September 2 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

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Support Group For Professionals

September 7 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Online Canada
A group of adults in buisiness attire.

Due to safety concerns regarding Covid-19, this group will meet virtually via zoom until further notice.   Are you a working professional living with epilepsy?  Come out and meet others with similar interests and experiences. Share your thoughts on life with epilepsy and offer and receive support while enjoying great company! For more information contact Rosie Smith at rsmith@epilepsytoronto.org.This group is facilitated by the Epilepsy Toronto Adult Services Department. Please note: an individual counselling session is required before joining any of…

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Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

September 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

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Socially Distant Social Club

September 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

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Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex

September 13 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Canada
FREE
Headshot of Mindful Mondays Instructor Michael Alex

Stuck at home while practicing 'physical distancing'? Missing your usual yoga class that helps you relax? We are here to help with that. Epilepsy Toronto presents ...Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex.  WHERE: Virtually using Zoom video conferencing COST: FREE To rsvp and receive weekly Zoom link,  email: Michael Alex, michaelalexyoga@gmail.comMindful Mondays will be taught by highly trained yoga instructor, Michael Alex. He comes with many years’ of experience teaching various yoga types and has a personal connection to epilepsy. He is passionate about making yoga…

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Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG)

September 16 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada

Epilepsy Employment Group (EEG) is a Job Search Support Group for people living with epilepsy. This group is meeting online via Zoom regularly every Thursday afternoon. Meetings will alternate between a featured topic and general discussion. Please feel free to join in and meet some new people, swap points of view, and learn a thing or two! What makes EEG support groups unique is that participants determine the content and staff respond in kind. Whether discussing memory, stress, accommodations, disclosure,…

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Socially Distant Social Club

September 16 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until December 16, 2021

Online Canada
headshot of facilitato, John Spataro

The Socially Distant Social Club is here for you! Are you craving some social time with old friends, or a chance to make some new ones? Join John Spataro, on Thursdays at 7pm for an online Socially Distant Social Club. A chance to connect with other members of the Epilepsy Toronto community, engage in lively conversations, catch up with old friends or maybe make new ones.  In this time of physical distancing - the need for connection has never been greater…

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Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex

September 20 @ 4:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Online Canada
FREE
Headshot of Mindful Mondays Instructor Michael Alex

Stuck at home while practicing 'physical distancing'? Missing your usual yoga class that helps you relax? We are here to help with that. Epilepsy Toronto presents ...Mindful Mondays with Michael Alex.  WHERE: Virtually using Zoom video conferencing COST: FREE To rsvp and receive weekly Zoom link,  email: Michael Alex, michaelalexyoga@gmail.comMindful Mondays will be taught by highly trained yoga instructor, Michael Alex. He comes with many years’ of experience teaching various yoga types and has a personal connection to epilepsy. He is passionate about making yoga…

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