Events

November 1, 2014

Join us on Saturday, November 1, 2014 for “A Little Bit of EFGC” a FREE event that will give attendees an overview of various programs offered by the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago, including Studio E: The Epilepsy Art Therapy Program, the Interpretations Writing Program, the relaxation seminar, and the movement program. This will take […]

Start: November 1, 2014 1:00 pm
End: November 1, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Central DuPage Hospital
Address:
25 N. Winfield Rd., Winfield, IL, United States

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.   November 1  |  Adult Transition and Independence Sarah Sadik and NW Suburban CAB Members: Nicole Audens, Diane Nosek and Melissa Read   St. Alexius Medical Center 1555 Barrington Road […]

Start: November 1, 2014 10:00 am
End: November 1, 2014 11:30 am
Address:
United States

You can help raise funds and support to the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago by shopping online at mfriedly.scentsy.us throughout November, Epilepsy Awareness Month. From November 1 – 30 2014, the commissions made on all purchased purple items will be donated to help provide programs and services to the epilepsy community. Purple Scentsy Products include: […]

Start: November 1, 2014
End: November 30, 2014
Venue: Scentsy website
Address:
mfriedly.scentsy.us, United States
October 28, 2014

Come join us and Jaiden’s Journey at Biagios on October 28, 2014 to support the Jaiden’s Care Fund, which benefits the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago. The evening will include pizza, a DJ, raffles, silent auction, and beverages. Please contact Tanya Lazaro at 773-383-0116 or teedug86@comcast.net for more information.

Start: October 28, 2014 6:00 pm
End: October 28, 2014 9:00 pm
Venue: Biagios
Phone: 773-383-0116
Address:
4242 N. Central, Chicago, IL, United States, 60634
October 15, 2014

Join us for an open forum to foster support and friendship among mothers of children with epilepsy in Downers Grove on October 15 from 10:00-11:00 am. This event will help moms who are feeling scared and overwhelmed by their child’s diagnosis of epilepsy. It will provide participants with the opportunity to build friendships, share stories, […]

Start: October 15, 2014 10:00 am
End: October 15, 2014 11:00 am
Venue: Panera Bread
Address:
160 Ogden Ave., Downers Grove, IL, United States, 60515
October 4, 2014

The next teen group session will be taking place at the Lombard Rollerskating Rink on October 4th, 2014. Join us for this free event – a fun afternoon of open skating, pizza, and pop! We need an exact head count, so please RSVP to Tracy Schultz at 312-939-8622 ext 224 or tschultz@epilepsychicago.org no later than […]

Start: October 4, 2014 12:00 pm
End: October 4, 2014 3:00 pm
Venue: Lombard Roller Rink
Address:
201 W. 22nd St., Lombard, IL, United States
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 9, 2014
Address:
17 N State St, Room 820, Chicago, IL, United States, 60602
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