Mall of America Shining Stars Event

The annual Shining Stars event at Nickelodeon Universe in the Mall of America is returning this year on Saturday, October 15.

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Our Guiding Philosophy:

Educate

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

Connect

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

Empower

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

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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

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Oct

Young Adult Connect Group

A space for young adults with epilepsy to meet others and talk about life updates, challenges, and successes with others who understand the epilepsy journey. This is a young adult-led group looking to create peer-to-peer support and connection.   For more information, please contact Martin Hernandez at mhernandez@efmn.org or 507-287-2103.

06

Oct

REV UP Candidate Forum: Senate Districts 62 and 63

Join with others in your district to learn how legislative candidates stand on policies that impact Minnesotans with brain injury and other disabilities. All sessions take place from 6:30 to 7:45 p.m. via Zoom. Please use this link to register for the Town Hall Forum in your Minnesota Senate District.

11

Oct

Candidate Town Hall Forum: Senate District 41

Join with others in your district to learn how legislative candidates stand on policies that impact Minnesotans with brain injury and other disabilities. All sessions take place from 6 to 7:30 p.m. via Zoom. Please use this link to register for the Town Hall Forum in your Minnesota Senate District.

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Dive in Deeper

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

Thriving with Epilepsy

Clinician’s Corner: Considering the Genetic Epilepsies – the Practitioner’s Challenges, Opportunities, and Rewards

What have we learned about COVID and epilepsy and its effects on seizures among adults and children? An update with two years of information.

Responsive Neurostimulation Helps Carlos Martinez Help Others with Epilepsy

More You Know Series – Sponsored by Mayo Clinic By Michael Clayton Like many young people, Carlos Martinez has big plans. And he is on his way to making those plans a reality despite an epilepsy diagnosis with an assist from Mayo Clinic.Treatment isn’t one-size-fits-all. Different challenges can affect different patients. At each Mayo

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