There is a lot going on with the Epilepsy Foundation-Iowa this spring! And YOU are invited to be part of it!

Did you know there are events, conferences, meetings, advocacy opportunities almost every month? Whether you want to be part of an Epilepsy Walk or you are looking for a support group or you want to learn more about epilepsy and the services offered through Epilepsy Foundation-Iowa we’ve got you covered!

Screen Shot 2016-02-03 at 8.39.38 AMJoin us for one of our EEG (Epilepsy Empowerment Group) meetings that are free to attend and offer support, education and community. There are meetings in the Council Bluffs/Omaha area, here in Des Moines, in Cedar Rapids, Iowa City and the Quad Cities. Visit the Epilepsy Foundation-Iowa Calendar to find one near you!

Screen Shot 2016-02-03 at 8.51.21 AMHeartland Area Education Agency is hosting a Resource Fair for families on Feb. 20th in Johnston. EF Iowa will also be conducting a training on Seizure Recognition & First Aid during the morning breakout session. See the full agenda for more information. We hope to see several of our families there.

 

Screen Shot 2016-02-03 at 8.54.19 AMJoin us on March 10th to educate legislators on epilepsy.  This is a great opportunity to meet with your local legislators who represent you to share your journey of epilepsy and how that impacts your quality of life.  We encourage Individuals, families, caregivers, spouses, friends, professionals and others who are impacted by epilepsy to be in attendance! Register Now!

 

 

Screen Shot 2016-02-03 at 9.06.13 AMIowa Barnstormers is hosting our organization for a night of Epilepsy Awareness & Education in the Arena! Join us April 9th for the 7:05pm game as they take on Nebraska Danger and show your support for the Epilepsy Foundation in Iowa by wearing purple and joining our crowd! Click here to complete the form for discounted tickets or by emailing the same information therein to Andrew Godfrey, Account Executive for the team.

Screen Shot 2016-02-03 at 8.54.40 AMCome together and join others to raise money to help support the services and programs for people living with Epilepsy in Iowa! There are many Walks being held this spring and summer throughout Iowa.  This is your opportunity to impact people’s lives by raising funds as a team in honor of your loved one for people living with epilepsy in Iowa.  Families affected by epilepsy who would like to participate in the walk, but are unable to pay the registration fee, please call the Epilepsy Foundation’s Iowa office at 515-238-7660 for more information. THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!

The Epilepsy Foundation-Iowa has a lot of opportunities for you, your family and your friends to get involved and raise awareness for others while educating yourself!

Visit the Epilepsy Foundation-Iowa Calendar to learn more!

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