The Epilepsy Foundation is a family-led, community based organization with nearly 50 local organizations across the country. Our network offers programs and services for people impacted by seizures and their family, friends, and local community. Services for people living with epilepsy include support groups and art therapy. Programs include training programs in seizure recognition and first aid for school personnel, police officers, first responders, and other community members and public servants. Find the local organization serving your area.
The mission of the Epilepsy Foundation is:
To lead the fight to overcome the challenges of living with epilepsy and to accelerate therapies to stop seizures, find cures, and save lives.
The Epilepsy Foundation, a national non-profit with nearly 50 local organizations throughout the United States, has led the fight against seizures since 1968. The Foundation is an unwavering ally for individuals and families impacted by epilepsy and seizures. The Foundation works to prevent, control, and cure epilepsy through community services; public education; federal and local advocacy; and supporting research into new treatments and therapies. The Foundation works to ensure that people with seizures have the opportunity to live their lives to their fullest potential.
How Can You Make a Difference?
Giving to the Epilepsy Foundation means you make the world a better, easier, more manageable place for the nearly 3 million people in the U.S. who are living with epilepsy and seizures. Donate Now
Honor & Memorial Gift
Pay tribute to a loved one and make a gift in their honor or their memory.
Give a recurring monthly donation to support the Epilepsy Foundation. Set up is easy, plus your ongoing support offers strong and steady funding.
Give gently used items and the Epilepsy Foundation will benefit from your generosity. The Epilepsy Foundation has partnered with Savers, Inc., a leading privately held thrift store chain with more than 320 locations. Contributions of slightly used items are part of a simple, convenient, yet impactful way for people to support the Epilepsy Foundation. Within this partnership, Savers pays the Epilepsy Foundation for every donation.
Donate an automobile, RV, truck, boat or trailer to the Epilepsy Foundation and you can earn a charitable income tax deduction. You’ll avoid the costs and hassle of selling a used vehicle and we’ll tow your vehicle for free. You must own a clear title to donate a vehicle.