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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17

Jun

Community Conversation – Rural Northern Minnesota

Join other Minnesotans from rural communities to discuss needs around health resources, current gaps, and desired supports. This conversation is specific to those living in rural communities throughout Northern Minnesota. Together we explore compelling questions and build a collective knowledge to benefit those living with epilepsy and their family. This

17

Jun

Parent Virtual Connect Group

Meet other parents, grandparents, and caregivers who live day-to-day caring for a child with seizures and/or epilepsy. This is an opportunity to meet others, offer peer-to-peer support, share resources and experiences, and talk honestly about the triumphs and challenges of a child’s epilepsy journey. For more information, contact Angela Bowles

21

Jun

Virtual Camp Oz

Camp Oz is back this summer with a new look! With safety in mind, we’re hosting a virtual at-home Camp Oz this summer from June 21-25!

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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