Prime Minister Trudeau encourages “Canadians to wear purple and get talking about epilepsy: learn the facts, dispel the myths, and understand what you can do to help. It is important to know that together, we can make a difference in the health and wellness of our fellow citizens.” Click on one of the images below to read the full statement:...Read More
Click here to visit the Government of Canada Justice Laws statute for the Purple Day Act Purple Day Act S.C. 2012, c. 13 Assented to 2012-06-28 An Act respecting a day to increase public awareness about epilepsy SUMMARY This enactment designates the 26th day of March in each and every year as “Purple Day”. Preamble Whereas the Parliament of Canada wishes to assist in efforts to educate and increase awareness, among members of the public, about people living with epilepsy; Now, therefore, Her Majesty, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate and House of Commons of Canada, enacts as...Read More
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