February 6, 2016

This session of ParentLink, a free educational program for parents of children with epilepsy, will focus on Seizure Recognition & First Aid. It will be presented by Breanne Fisher, APN and Debbie Williams, RN of the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. Lunch will be provided and discounted parking is available. For […]

Start: February 6, 2016 10:30 am
End: February 6, 2016 12:30 pm
Venue: Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
225 E. Chicago Ave., Rm 15107, Chicago, IL, United States, 60611
January 30, 2016

For the next session of Teen Group, we will be going bowling at Circle Lanes in Forest Park on Saturday, January 30. Always a favorite among our teen groupers, please RSVP as soon as possible to Tracy Schultz at 312-939-8622 ext 224 or The RSVP deadline is Wednesday, January 27. There is street parking available […]

Start: January 30, 2016 10:00 am
End: January 30, 2016 12:00 pm
Venue: Circle Lanes
7244 Circle Ave., Forest Park, IL, United States
January 20, 2016

The Chicago Wolves will host their Brews & Bites Fundraiser on Wednesday, Jan. 20, at Hofbrauhaus Chicago in Rosemont. A variety of beer will be available to sample along with delicious food that’s carefully selected to complement each beer. Fans will have the chance to win raffle prizes and socialize with Wolves players. Proceeds benefit […]

Start: January 20, 2016 6:30 pm
End: January 20, 2016 8:30 pm
Venue: Hofbrauhaus Chicago at MB Financial Park
5500 Park Place, Rosemont, IL, United States
Cost: 55

When your child receives a diagnosis of epilepsy, it can be a scary and overwhelming experience. Join us for a Mom’s Coffee Hour for an opportunity to build friendships, share stories, and gain support related to caring for a child with epilepsy. All moms are welcome to join us for great conversation, coffee and pastries. […]

Start: January 20, 2016 9:30 am
End: January 20, 2016 10:30 am
Venue: Panera Bread
160 Ogden Avenue, Downers Grove, IL, United States
January 16, 2016

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 […]

Start: January 16, 2016 11:30 am
End: January 16, 2016 1:30 pm
Venue: The University of Chicago Medicine Comer Children's Hospital
5721 S. Maryland Ave., Room K287, Chicago, IL, United States, 60637
January 12, 2016

The first session of Project UPLIFT, a phone-in support group for adults with depression and epilepsy, will begin Tuesday, January 12th and will take place weekly through March 1st. This eight week program is designed to treat depression and negative mood and specifically targets stress reduction and increasing favorable thought. It offers group support in a […]

Start: January 12, 2016 11:00 am
End: March 1, 2016 12:00 pm
Venue: NA
United States
December 19, 2015

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 […]

Start: December 19, 2015 7:00 pm
End: December 19, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Allstate Arena
Rosemont, IL, United States
December 14, 2015

On Monday, December 14th, local families and services providers will invite the press to watch them attempt to fund state services by playing the lottery. They will share stories about the impact of the ongoing budget crisis on their community. Lottery winnings will be donated to the State of Illinois. The recent decision by leaders […]

Start: December 14, 2015 11:45 am
End: December 14, 2015 3:00 pm
Venue: Thompson Center
100 W. Randolph, Room 2-209, Chicago, IL, United States, 60601
December 12, 2015

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 […]

Start: December 12, 2015 11:30 am
End: December 12, 2015 2:00 pm
Venue: Hamlin Park
3035 N. Hoyne Ave., Chicago, IL, United States, 60618
December 2, 2015

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) […]

Start: December 2, 2015 11:00 am
End: December 2, 2015 11:00 pm
Venue: Caliendo's
0S050 Winfield Rd., Winfield, IL, United States