Our Mission

Our mission 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.

Upcoming Events / Programs

Facebook Live Events 

Make plans to join us for monthly Facebook live events on;

  • September 19 

All events are at 7:30 PM. Dr. Wendy Miller will be discussing different topics that impact the epilepsy community.  There is also time to ask other questions at the end of each event.   If there is a topic you would like to hear about please send an email with your suggestion to rkeys@efa.org.  

Epilepsy Foundation Youth Leadership Council

The Epilepsy Foundation of Indiana is starting a new Youth Leadership Council for individuals from 15 to 22 years old that want to have an impact in the epilepsy community. Complete the Youth Leadership Council form. 

We will host our first info meeting at 6:00 PM September 6th at the Epilpsy Foundation office - 1100 W. 42nd Street, Suite 140, Indianapolis, IN 46112.   Please email aedwards@efa.org or check out our Facebook event for the Epilepsy Foundation of Indiana for any questions.   

Edible Indy Foundation Liberty Mutual Invitational Golf Classic that Benefits the Epilepsy Foundation of Indiana - September 12, 2018

We are excited to confirm that any checks written to the Epilepsy Foundation of Indiana to play in or sponsor the Liberty Mutual Invitational in 2018 will go directly to support the Fall Family Camp at the Center for Courageous Kids. This camp that we proudly sponsor, allows families dealing with epilepsy a free weekend to provide respite recreation and memorable experiences for the entire family!  Please email Ryan Keys for more info, rkeys@efa.org.  

Indiana Epilepsy Walk - September 15, 2018

Join us for the Walk to End Epilepsy on Saturday, September 15 at Southeastway Park! Registration now open!  Registration and more info!

Quarterly Living with Epilepsy Series 

Our next two events will be in Bloomington on September 17th at Wegmiller Auditorim at the IU Hospital, 601 West 2nd Street Bloomington. Join us for a Free event to find out more about epilepsy and the resources available in Indiana.  

6:00 PM - Epilepsy 101 
7:00 PM - Break and chance to visit information tables 
7:15 PM - Epilepsy – Beyond the Basics 

Free event, local neuroligists will be available for more info plus light food and beverages provided.
Additional information on Epilepsy Foundation Monthly Facebook Live events, Kids Crew, Youth Leadership Council, Epilepsy Foundation of Indiana Gala, Free Summer Camp and Fall Family Camp, Walk to End Epilepsy, Support Groups, Medical Travel Reimbursement, Outreach and Education will also be available.   

Seizure And Epilepsy Wellness Expo - November 10th at Goodman Hall in the Stark Neuroscience Center, 355 w. 16th Street, Indianapolis, IN.   Sessions will run from 10:00 AM until 4:15 PM.   All sessions are free and you can come to any or all.   There will also be lots of booths and info available.   Please email Ryan Keys at rkeys@efa.org for more details.   

 

Family Retreat Weekend 

This retreat held October 55-7, 2018 is designed to provide respite, recreationa nd memorable experiences for the entire family of youth with epilepsy ages 5 - 17.   It is FREE to families because of partnership with the Center for Couragous Kids and the generous support of the Rubenstein family and the Edible Indy Foundation Liberty Mutual Invitational Golf Classic.  Spots are limited so please apply as early as possible to https://www.courageouskids.org/apply-to-cck/apply-now/. 

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