Where We Serve

Our programs and services are available across Minnesota and Eastern North Dakota. We have staff located throughout our service area to provide in-person epilepsy support and host events in local communities. We also provide support via phone calls, video chat, and email.

Local services include:

  • Seizure Recognition & Response Training – Free seizure first aid training for students, teachers, nurses, coaches, workplaces, and more.
  • Information Services – Get answers to your specific questions. Get in touch with your local staff member or our central Information Services by calling 800.779.0777 or emailing info@efmn.org.
  • Social Events – Join us for Connect Groups, the United In Epilepsy Walks, and other social events throughout the year that bring together diverse members of the epilepsy community.
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Contact Your Regional Manager:

Northeast Minnesota:
Lisa Peterson | lisa.peterson@efmn.org | 218.624.1330| Lisa’s Facebook Page

Northwest Minnesota:
Lisa Necastro | lisa.necastro@efmn.org | 651.287.2358 | Lisa’s Facebook Page

Central Minnesota:
Amy Haugen | amy.haugen@efmn.org | 320.203.9722

Metro Minnesota:
Erik Williams | ewilliams@efmn.org | 651.287.2319 | Erik’s Facebook Page

Southern Minnesota:
Jessica Rodning | jessica.rodning@efmn.org

Upcoming regional events:

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Buena Vista Ski Outing

Individuals and family members of all ages impacted by epilepsy are invited to join EFMN for a Winter Fun Event. Try your skills at skiing, snowboarding, or stay cozy playing board games in the lodge! This event is free for individuals living with epilepsy and $5 for individual guests or



Grand Rapids Winter Crafts and Fun Event

Individuals and family members of all ages impacted by epilepsy are invited to join EFMN for a Winter Fun Event with crafts and activities . You’re welcome to bring a store bought potluck item. Contact Lisa Peterson at lisa.peterson@efmn.org or 218-624-1330 with questions.



Marshall Coffee and Connect

Come together with individuals and families of all ages impacted by epilepsy for conversation over coffee or cocoa and meet the new Southern MN Regional Outreach Manager, Jessica Rodning! Children’s coloring pages will be available. All are welcome! Please contact Lisa Necastro with any questions at lisa.necastro@efmn.org or 651-287-2358

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Epilepsy support, when you need it

Contact us for specialized one-on-one support, advice, and referral information through Information Services.

Information Services