During March you are being asked to bring out some purple.

The Town of Kapuskasing has decided to approve a request from the Seizure and Brain Injury Centre to make March Epilepsy month.

Mayor Dave Plourde says in order to help raise awareness for the neurological disorder; council is encouraging its citizens to wear purple on one specific day of the month in support.

Plourde says we need to continue to raise awareness, learn more facts and better understand how we can help.

He says together the community can help make a difference in improving the quality of life for those dealing with the disorder.

Purple Day in Kapuskasing goes March 26th.