Join us on Saturday, November 15, 2014, for our 5th Annual Epilepsy Consumer Conference at the Crowne Plaza Chicago Metro Hotel. This is a free event that covers a wide variety of issues surrounding the epilepsy community by renowned neurologists and medical professionals. Topics to be discussed include epilepsy therapies, seizure detention devices, women and […]
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 […]
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 […]
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: […]
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 firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
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 email@example.com no later than […]
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!
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]