Resources

General Information
www.epilepsyfoundation.org 

The site for the National Epilepsy Foundation

www.epilepsyfoundation.org/ecommunities

Be a part of an interactive forum and chat with others who have epilepsy. Give and receive advice from others who understand. There are forums for just about everyone: teens, parents helping parents, women, men, family members, seniors, etc.

www.epilepsyclassroom.com

Helps teachers manage epilepsy in the classroom. Great tool for parents to suggest to teachers.

www.epilepsy.com

General information and also has forums to help you connect with others.

www.epilepsyadvocate.com

Information for daily living and answers to many questions about medications

www.seizuretracker.com

This site is dedicated to providing people with epilepsy and their physicians with comprehensive tools to help understand relationships between seizure activity and anti-epileptic medications. With just a few steps, you can have a customized report outlining your seizure occurrences.

www.NoMoreSeizures.org

Be a more active member of your medical team. This site has suggestions of questions you might want to ask your doctor, information on the benefits and risks of the various treatment options, various downloadable medication records and seizure diaries and a library of online epilepsy resources.

 

www.goeyc.org

The national Epilepsy Youth Council - if you are a teen or young adult with epilepsy, check out this page!

 

www.talkaboutit.org

This is an excellent display of celebrities helping the cause of epilepsy. See many television and movie celebrities "just talk about it" and get some great information as well!

 

 

Legal Resources

http://www.eeoc.gov/

The EEOC has the authority to investigate charges of discrimination against employers who are covered by the law.

 

Epilepsy Legal Defense Fund

http://www.epilepsyfoundation.org/resources/epilepsy/index.cfm/

Mision is to end epilepsy-related discrimination and injustice through education and increased access to legal services for individuals with epilepsy -- through a system of managed referrals and legal support to a nationwide network of attorneys committed to this cause.

 


Sitas En Español

www.fundacionparalaepilepsia.org
www.todosobreepilepsia.org
www.epilepsiahoy.org

 


Prescription Assistance
www.needymeds.com

This site aids you in seeing if you qualify for any special prescription medication assistance - sometimes granting you free medications. We can help with this process if you have questions.


www.PPARx.org

 


Medication Information
Diastat
Carbamazepine
Carbatrol
Depakote
Felbatol
Gabitril
Keppra
Keppra XR
Lamictal
Lyrica

Phenytek
Topamax
Trileptal
Zonegran
Vimpat

 

 

Federal Employees can donate through a payroll deduction using:

CFC# 99531

 

 

Or feel free to simply send a check to:

 

Epilepsy Foundation

One Siskin Plaza

Chattanooga, TN 37403