Our mission is to lead the fight to overcome challenges of living with epilepsy and to accelerate therapies to stop seizures, find cures, and save lives.

Epilepsy Foundation Metro DC is a chapter of the national Epilepsy Foundation of America and works closely with the national Epilepsy Foundation to develop and implement programs and services for people with epilepsy in the DC metro area.  

With over 74,000 people in the DC metro area living with epilepsy and seizures, the Epilepsy Foundation Metro DC is dedicated to improving the lives of people impacted by seizures through support, advocacy and education.

24/7 Epilepsy & Seizures Helpline  


Upcoming Events

Open House - September 12, 2019

An open house celebrating our new office location and the expansion of programs and services we will be offering the local community.  For more information, please contact Jessica Deering at jdeering@efa.org.

Marine Corps Marathon and 10K - October 27, 2019

Athletes vs. Epilepsy has your ticket to an amazing weekend! Join us for the 44th Marine Corps Marathon and 10K as we celebrate the accomplishments that we have made to raise funds to help find cures and save lives.  Don't miss your chance! For more information and to register visit: 2019 Marine Corps Marathon

Ammon's Horn Society Dinner - November 5, 2019

An evening of education and networking between the DC chapter, local epilepsy centers, local neurologists and industry partners.  For more information, please conatct Jessica Deering at jdeering@efa.org

National Walk to End Epilepsy - April 18, 2020

The National Walk to End Epilepsy will be in Washington, DC on April 18, 2020.  Learn more about this nationwide event and join our team: WalktoEndEpilepsy.org

Metro DC Golf Tournament - April 30, 2020

Save the date for our golf tournament scheduled for Thursday, April 30, 2020 in Laytonsville, MD.  Details will be available in the fall. 



Contact Us

Epilepsy Foundation Metro DC
1225 New York Avenue, NW, Suite 800
Washington  DC 20005
(202) 313-7104

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