Chicago Wolves Host Epilepsy Awareness Night on December 19

The condition doesn’t play favorites: People are diagnosed with epilepsy at any age and it can be triggered by a wide range of factors. The Chicago Wolves are determined to broaden the conversation of this condition and to raise funds to cure it. To raise awareness about epilepsy and to raise money for Chicago Wolves […]

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ParentLink: Anxiety, Stress, and PNES

This session of ParentLink, a free educational program for parents of children with epilepsy, will focus on Anxiety, Stress, and PNES. It will be presented by Charles Marcuccilli, MD, University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children’s Hospital. Lunch will be provided and parking is available at 58th and Maryland. For more information and to RSVP contact […]

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ParentLink: Epilepsy Syndromes

This session of ParentLink, a free educational program for parents of children with epilepsy, will focus on Epilepsy Syndromes. It will be presented by Chalongchai Phitsanuwong, MD, University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children’s Hospital. Lunch will be provided and parking is available at 58th and Maryland. For more information and to RSVP contact Tracy at […]

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ParentLink: Epilepsy Treatments

This session of ParentLink, a free educational program for parents of children with epilepsy, will focus on Epilepsy Treatments. It will be presented by Michael Kohrman, MD, University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children’s Hospital. Lunch will be provided and parking is available at 58th and Maryland. For more information and to RSVP contact Tracy at […]

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ParentLink: Seizure Recognition & First Aid and School Action Planning

This session of ParentLink, a free educational program for parents of children with epilepsy, will focus on Seizure Recognition & First Aid and School Action Planning. It will be presented by Patricia Ogden, APN, FNP, NP-C, University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children’s Hospital. Lunch will be provided and parking is available at 58th and Maryland. […]

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Giving Tuesday 2015

#GIVING TUESDAY – DECEMBER 1 Kick off your holiday shopping by giving the gift of charity. Giving Tuesday is a nation-wide push for generous people to donate to their favorite non-profits. We’d like your support today as we raise funds for programs and services for the coming year. With your assistance, we can continue to […]

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Epilepsy Awareness at the Wolves!

Join us at the Chicago Wolves vs Rockford Ice Hogs game with a special focus on epilepsy awareness! Heidenhain has sponsored the night for the second year! A free, purple t-shirt will be given to the first 2500 fans. Didn’t get your purple shirt? There’ll be exclusive purple epilepsy jerseys available for auction. We’ll also have a 50/50 raffle so come out and […]

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Epilepsy Awareness Fundraiser at Caliendo’s

Come out and join the West Suburban Epilepsy Community Action Board at Caliendo’s, a restaurant located in Winfield, IL on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 for a great meal and the chance to support the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago. Caliendo’s has graciously offered to donate 10% of all sales (dine in, delivery, and pick up) […]

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Epilepsy Awareness Purple Party at Savers

Join us this Saturday, Nov 21 from 12–2pm for a special Epilepsy Awareness Purple Party at the Downers Grove Savers Thrift Superstore (2900 Highland Ave, Downers Grove). Free photos opportunities, meet Kurt Florian, CEO of the Epilepsy Foundation Greater Chicago and learn more about epilepsy and the Foundation’s mission. Get your purple on! Call 630-968-2795 […]

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Sixth Annual Family Holiday Party

Join us on Saturday. December 12, 2015 for the Epilepsy Foundation’s Sixth Annual Family Holiday Party! This is a free event and includes food, crafts, music, and holiday cheer for all ages. It will be located at Hamlin Park at 3035 N. Hoyne Ave., Chicago, IL 60618. Advanced registration is required. Please contact Maria Sultemeier […]

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