support groups

You are NEVER alone. We offer support groups for people with epilepsy. We encourage you to take advantage of the opportunity to engage with others in a safe and supportive environment. 

Adult Support Group is a support group for ages 18+, held at 7:00 - 8:30 pm EST. Registration is required. To register or for more information, email Lori at

Women's Support Group Meetings are held on the SECOND THURSDAY of each month, from 7:00-8:00 pm EST. Call in to join the Women's Support Group, facilitated by Jodi Streich, PhD. Meetings will be held on October 8, November 12, and December 10.  Registration is required. To register or for more information, email Lori at

Men's Support Group Meetings are held over the phone on the LAST WEDNESDAY of the month from 7:00-8:00 pm.  Meetings will be held on  October 28, November 25, and December 30. Registration is required. To register or for more information, email Lori at

Teen To Teen is a social support group for teens with epilepsy ages 13-19. Please contact Lori at with any questions and information regarding upcoming dates. Registration is required.  

A private Parent Support Group is available on Facebook.  Contact Lori at to join the group.

Support groups are currently meeting over the phone due to COVID-19.  Registration is required.


Epilepsy Foundation of Northeastern New York
3 Washington Square
Albany, NY 12205