Epilepsy Advocacy Day at the Capitol

Join us on February 22, 2023, to meet with legislators, influence public policy, and share the challenges of living with epilepsy.

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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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Jan

Ellis and Friends Epilepsy Support Group and Open Gym

Join Kendra Weiss for the Ellis and Friends Epilepsy Support Group and Open Gym. This FREE event gives kids a safe environment to play with their peers and their siblings while parents share experiences with each other in regards to epilepsy. RSVP today! Learn more: Epilepsy-Support-Group–Open-Gym-January

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Feb

Camp Oz Info Session

This information session will provide an opportunity to learn more about all Camp Programs at EFMN. In particular, we will focus on our week-long residential Camp Oz at YMCA Camp St. Croix in Hudson WI. This hour-long session will include Camp Oz EFMN staff providing an overview of what the

02

Feb

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, contact Erik Williams at ewilliams@efmn.org or 651.287.2319.   In

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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

Physical Fitness and Exercise in Children and Teens with Epilepsy

As the new year begins, healthy habits are top of mind. Regular physical activity has benefits for both physical and emotional well-being during adolescence and later in life. However, parents of children with epilepsy or children themselves oftentimes are reluctant to participate in physical activity. The following tips are focused

Traveling with Epilepsy

Holidays are a time of celebration with friends and family. For many, this can mean travel near or far. Traveling is not always as simple as packing a suitcase and heading out the door. People with epilepsy have special considerations when it comes to trekking across states, countries, or the

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Ways You Can Help

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