Fri. Feb 21st, 2020

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March is National Epilepsy Awareness Month and the 26th is Purple Day.

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Purple Day

Every March is National Epilepsy Awareness month. It is estimated that 1 in 100 people are living with epilepsy. Locally we are available for support or information year round, but on March 26th we invite everyone worldwide to join us by wearing purple, hosting events or fundraisers, and getting the word out on social media. Please visit www.purpleday.org for full details or call (705)874-1897.

WHAT IS PURPLE DAY?
Purple Day is an international grassroots effort dedicated to increasing awareness about epilepsy worldwide. On March 26th annually, people in countries around the world are invited to wear purple and host events in support of epilepsy awareness. Last year, people in dozens of countries on all continents including Antarctica participated in Purple Day!

DAY/DATE OF EVENT:
March 26th 2020

TIME OF EVENT:
All Day

LOCATION OF EVENT:
Worldwide

TYPE OF EVENT:
Awareness and Support

CONTACT NUMBER / WEB PAGE:
Epilepsy Peterbrough & Area (705)874-1897 www.purpleday.org