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.

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 Rise Above Seizures Walk, and other social events throughout the year that bring together diverse members of the epilepsy community.
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Contact Your Regional Manager:

Northern Minnesota:
Lisa Peterson | lisa.peterson@efmn.org | 218.624.1330

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

East Metro Minnesota:
Angela Bowles Edwards | abedwards@efmn.org

West Metro Minnesota:
Erik Williams| ewilliams@efmn.org

Southern Minnesota:
Martin Hernandez | mhernandez@efmn.org

Upcoming regional events:

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27

Apr

Virtual Creative Arts Program

EFMN and the Art Therapy program at Adler Graduate School would like to invite individuals and families who have been impacted by epilepsy to join us in a virtual art therapy studio experience. We will host a series of four weekly 90-minute group sessions via a HIPPA compliant Zoom platform.

28

Apr

Wellness Wednesday Webinar Series: Diet and Physical Activity

Diet and physical activity are crucial components for living a healthy lifestyle and can have numerous benefits for those living with epilepsy, their family, and their caregivers. Join this webinar to hear Nate Hendrickson, Director of Special Needs at TNT Kid’s Fitness and Gymnastics, talk about the power of movement

29

Apr

INclusive Virtual Career Fair

Disability:IN Minnesota is hosting a virtual career fair for you to meet with employers looking to hire a more diverse and disability-inclusive workforce. Registration is now open here.

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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