Helping People with Seizures Realize Their Full Potential

About epilepsy

Our Guiding Philosophy:


Seizure trainings for your school, workplace, and community at no cost.


No one should face epilepsy alone; meet people who understand what you’re going through.


Take back control with access to the information and advice you need.

A woman in a maroon sweater leans an arm over her young son's wheelchair, listening intently to someone off camera.

Help When You Need It

No one should face epilepsy alone. Whether you’re newly diagnosed or have been living with epilepsy for years, we’re here to support you.

Upcoming Events

View all events



Adult Connect Group – St. Paul

Connect with other adults and find support and resources for people affected by epilepsy. Light refreshments provided. Contact Tammy Sammon at or 651.287.2304 with any questions



Thursdays Downtown

We will be hosting the evening musical guests at Thursdays Downtown. Stop by and visit our booth to meet your Regional Coordinator, Emily Gomez, and get epilepsy resources and information about upcoming events. (Volunteers for this event are welcome; if interested, contact Emily Gomez at or 507.287.2103).



Social Event – Family Picnic

All are welcome to join us for a picnic in the park! Food will be provided. Contact Janice Tweet at or 701.429.1165 with questions.

View FullCalendar
A man gives a speech at podium in front of a projector screen, smiling.

Dive in Deeper

We offer a wide variety of programs and services for youth and adults across our service region.

Hot Off The Press:

Camp Oz 2019 – Day 1

A brand new year of camp is under way, and we’re off to a great start! With a nice cool day for us yesterday, check-in went smoothly and all 117 campers got settled into their cabins. The first item on their schedule was unit activities with their cabin mates and it

A representative meets with her constituent in her office

Advocacy End of Session Wrapup

The Minnesota epilepsy community had a strong and active advocate base this legislative session. The Epilepsy Foundation of Minnesota (EFMN) appreciates all of the individuals and families who met with and called legislators, wrote letters and emails, attended Epilepsy Day at the Capitol, testified at hearings, attended rallies, and joined

Close-up of a person holding a stack of folded knit sweaters.

Ways You Can Help

Your gift helps us educate, connect, and empower those with epilepsy and their families.