All of our services are free of charge and your donations help to make these services possible!
The Epilepsy Foundation leads the fight to stop seizures, find a cure and overcome challenges created by epilepsy.
Bledsoe, Bradley, Grundy, Hamilton, Marion, McMinn, Meigs, Polk, Rhea, & Sequatchie Counties in Tennessee and Catoosa, Dade and Walker Counties in Georgia.
The Foundation is a funded program partner of the United Way of Greater Chattanooga. The State of Tennessee Department of Health provides contract funding for educational services and counseling of people newly diagnosed with epilepsy. The remainder of the Foundation support is from grants, donations and special events.
Programs and Services:
Increase awareness of epilepsy in the greater Chattanooga community by speaking in businesses and schools about seizure recognition and first aid
Dispel misconceptions and misinformation about seizures and epilepsy.
Educate first responders in seizure recognition and first aid.
Aid school nurses and teachers in preparing seizure action plans for students with epilepsy