Customized epilepsy education programs are available for a variety of audiences, including:
- schools and childcare centers
- social service providers
- civic and community groups
- people with epilepsy and their families
The availability of onsite programs varies by location. Where we are not able to provide onsite programs, videos can be loaned.
CGH Medical Center, Classroom #1
100 E. LeFevre Rd., Sterling
Meets every 2nd Thursday of the month in 2015 on Jan. 8, Feb. 12, March 12, April 9, May 14, June 11, July 9, Aug. 13, Sept. 10, Oct. 8, Nov. 12, Dec. 10
Monta – 309.373.0377 or firstname.lastname@example.org
First Christian Church – 2nd Floor
105 Dwight St., Kewanee
Meets every 2nd Wednesday of the month in 2015 on Jan. 14, Feb. 11, March 11, April 8, May 13, June 10, July 8, Aug. 12, Sept. 9, Oct. 14, Nov. 11, Dec. 9
Andrea Ceja – 309.883.1485, on facebook – Kewanee Support Group, or email@example.com
Members of the Illinois epilepsy community participate in statewide and national efforts to increase awareness of epilepsy and funding for epilepsy research and services.
The Illinois Epilepsy ActionThe Illinois Epilepsy Action Network is a grassroots advocacy network addressing issues affecting people affected by epilepsy on the state and federal levels.
Speak Up, Speak Out
Speak Up, Speak Out is a grassroots advocacy network that connects citizens with their federal elected officials on issues of national importance to the epilepsy community.
Kids Speak Up! is a national conference for youth leaders with epilepsy. It provides 7-16 year olds with a unique opportunity to educate elected officials and staff about seizure disorders.