The Ottawa Chapter would like to thank Frank Spartico, his family, his awesome staff and dedicated friends for an AMAZING fundraiser. Frank’s Catering and Baked Goods raised over $12,000 for the Ottawa Chapter!!! Thank you to everyone who came out to support us, to suppliers, sponsors, donors – lots of love to go around!!! If you weren’t able to make it and would like to donate, please click on this link:


Our annual Pool Party will take place on Saturday, August 11th from 1 – 4pm. (Rain date is Sunday, August 12th, same time) at 2 Shamrock Place, Nepean. This is one of the highlights of the year for our Chapter. Delicious food, drinks and plenty of fun and games for everyone! Cost is $5.00 per person. Please RSVP by August 4th to jillbobula@sympatico.ca.

We have two new Facebook links. The first link will provide you with ongoing information about Tourette Canada as well as our Chapter. Follow us on FB at


The second FB link is a support group which allows individuals to share experiences and discuss challenges. It is closely monitored to ensure it is a beneficial forum. Please join the discussion! The link isĀ https://www.facebook.com/groups/tourettesottawa/

The meetings and support groups begin in September. More to come!


Do you have questions regarding Tourette Syndrome and any of the associative conditions (ADHD, OCD, anxiety, depression, etc)? The TSFC Forum is a great opportunity to put forth any questions you might have. Individuals and community leaders will help respond as best as they can. The URL for the forum is www.TouretteSyndrome.ca. The link also appears on the TSFC homepage, top right in the “Connect” drop down menu. Check it out!