Events

September 30, 2014

Wow Peer Alliance is celebrating it’s one year anniversary!  Fado Irish pub. 6-8pm  No cover. 20% of food purchased will benefit Peer Alliance.   Proceeds raised go towards Peer Alliance programs and events. Our group creates a community for adults affected by epilepsy – we believe no one should stand alone!

Start: September 30, 2014
End: September 30, 2014
Venue: Fado's Bar
Address:
100 W Grand Ave, Chicago, IL, United States
September 27, 2014

Join us on Saturday, September 27, 2014 for our FREE Managing Students with Seizures: Training for School Nurses program at NorthShore Glenbrook Hospital in Glenview, IL. Topics to be discussed include seizure signs and symptoms, managing students with seizures, and concussion management. A continental breakfast and lunch will be provided. Free 3.2 contact hours are […]

Start: September 27, 2014 8:00 am
End: September 27, 2014 1:00 pm
Venue: NorthShore Glenbrook Hospital
Address:
2180 Pfingsten Road, Glenview, IL, United States, 60026
September 25, 2014

A new FREE program running Sept 25th till Oct 30th specifically targeted at career-minded people with epilepsy who have been employed in the last 3 years or are currently underemployed. We’ll meet Thursdays from 5:30 – 7:30pm at 17 N. State Street, Chicago, IL on the 8th floor in room 820 – except Oct 2nd when we will […]

Start: September 25, 2014
End: October 30, 2014
Address:
17 N State St, Room 820, Chicago, IL, United States, 60602
September 20, 2014

REGISTER ONLINE by clicking here  A FREE PROGRAM brought to you by Alexian Brothers, EFGC, and the Northwest Suburban Community Action Board on Saturdays from 10:00am—11:30am.   October 18  |  Epilepsy and Autism Maria Bellantuono MA, LPC, NCC Clinical Director, Autism Spectrum & Developmental Disorders Resource Center   Alexian Brothers Women and Children’s Hospital 1555 Barrington […]

Start: September 20, 2014
End: November 1, 2014
Address:
United States
September 18, 2014

Come check out children’s artwork by EFGC Studio E participants! Studio E: The Epilepsy Art Therapy Program is offered by the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago (EFGC) in partnership with Lundbeck. Through a series of group sessions led by art therapists, children and adults living with epilepsy are encouraged to explore creative expression in a safe […]

Start: September 18, 2014
End: September 18, 2014
Venue: Glenview Savers
Address:
9840 Milwaukee Ave, Glenview, IL, United States, 60025
September 5, 2014

The Camp Blackhawk Family Retreat Weekend is fun for the whole family and FREE! This is an opportunity for you to come out to camp to see what the kids experience for a week in the summer. Come enjoy a fun-filled weekend where kids can zipline, rock climb and play in the lake – and […]

Start: September 5, 2014 5:30 pm
End: September 7, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Blackhawk Family Retreat
Address:
26710 W. Nippersink Rd., Ingleside, IL, United States, 60041
August 25, 2014

The Epilepsy Foundation’s annual Tee Off for Camp Blackhawk will be at a new location this year! On Monday, August 25, 2014 we will be at the Kemper Lakes Golf Club in Kildeer, IL. The day includes 18 holes of scramble format golf and a box lunch, followed by dinner and a silent auction. Registration […]

Start: August 25, 2014 11:00 am
End: August 25, 2014 7:00 pm
Venue: Kemper Lakes Golf Club
Address:
24000 N. Old Henry Road, Kildeer, IL, United States
August 16, 2014

Join us on Saturday, August 16, 2014, at the Blue Star Memorial Woods in Glenview for a FREE picnic lunch in the park, complete with fun, food, and games! Please RSVP to Maria at msultemeier@epilepsychicago.org or 312-939-8622 ext 218 by August 12.(Please note – the park does not permit alcohol)

Start: August 16, 2014 11:00 am
End: August 16, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Blue Star Memorial Woods (Grove 2)
Phone: 312-939-8622
Address:
699 Lake Ave., Glenview, IL, United States, 60025
July 30, 2014

On Wednesday, July 30th, the 5th Annual Seize the Stage, a musical revue benefit, will be taking place at the Wilmette Community Recreation Center. Sammi Gassel, a member of the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago’s Peer Alliance, organizes this production every year to support the Foundation. A minimum donation of $10 is required. For more […]

Start: July 30, 2014 7:30 pm
End: July 30, 2014 10:00 pm
Venue: Wilmette Community Recreation Center
Address:
3000 Glenview Rd., Wilmette, IL, United States, 60091
Cost: $10
July 20, 2014

GREAT NEWS! The signing of SB2636, a bill that allows medicinal marijuana to be prescribed to kids and adults living with epilepsy, will be signed by Illinois Governor Pat Quinn this SUNDAY, JULY 20TH AT 2:00 PM on the third floor atrium of Northwestern – Prentice Women’s Hospital( 250 E. Superior St. in Chicago). Please come and help us […]

Start: July 20, 2014 2:00 pm
End: July 20, 2014 5:00 pm
Venue: Prentice Women's Hospital
Address:
250 East Superior St, Chicago, IL, United States