Upcoming Events

  • Living Well With Epilepsy: Young Adult Support Group
    • 10/03/202012:00pm - 1:00pm
    • VIRTUAL MEETING

      Share experiences, gain peer support and learn together about Epilepsy and overcoming challenges to live well with Epilepsy. Open to young adults ages 18-30.

      Join support group leader Paige for a special virtual support group meeting.  All you need is a computer or smart phone to participate.

      Email stacey@epilepsyct.com to register.

  • Virtual Support Group
    • 10/06/20207:00pm - 8:00pm
    • VIRTUAL MEETING

      Open to adults with Epilepsy as well as parents of children with Epilepsy.

      An opportunity to connect with others in the epilepsy community in the safety of your home.  All you need is a computer or smart phone to participate.

      Please email stacey@epilepsyct.com to register for this meeting.
  • 3rd Annual Purple Pumpkin 5K Race
    • 10/11/20207:30am - 12:00pm
    •  Date: Sunday, October 11th

      **New Location**
      Wadsworth Mansion, Middletown CT

      This is a trail run so plan accordingly!

      Entry Fee: $35 per runner

      Schedule of Events:
      7:30AM: Registration Begins
      8:45AM: Announcements

      9:00AM Race Begins

      We are thrilled to have this exciting trail run be the first event in our 2020 Going Purple for Epilepsy Awareness and Fundraising Campaign to support the Epilepsy Foundation of Connecticut!

      Due to social distancing guidelines, we are only able to accept 100 entrants for this year's run. Start times will be staggered and all COVID-19 guidelines will be followed.

      Register by September 25th to guarantee a t-shirt.

      We are not able to host an in-person painting session this year. A limited number of purple pumpkin decorating kits will be available to take home. Please indicate if you would like a kit when completing your registration.

      Register Here: 
      https://runsignup.com/Race/CT/Middletown/GreatPurplePumpkin5KforEpilepsy
  • Stamford VIRTUAL Support Group
    • 10/14/20207:00pm - 8:00pm
    • For individuals and families affected by Epilepsy who live in the Stamford area.

      Please email Stacey@epilepsyct.com for more information or call our office at
      860-346-1924.
  • Open Virtual Support Meeting
    • 10/20/20207:00pm - 8:00pm
    • VIRTUAL MEETING

      Open to adults with Epilepsy as well as parents of children with Epilepsy.

      An opportunity to connect with others in the epilepsy community in the safety of your home.  All you need is a computer or smart phone to participate.

      Please email stacey@epilepsyct.com to register for this meeting.

Next Event

3rd Annual Purple Pumpkin 5K For Epilepsy

Come join us for this fall trail run to support people with epilepsy!


Click here for more details! »

  • Sunday, October 11th
  • Wadsworth Mansion, Middletown CT
  • "Thank you again for last night. Everyone was very glad they came and feel so much better about things now. There were many compliments given about you and your presentation....the foundation is very lucky to have you. Thank you!

    Carin
  • “Perfect spot for the event. Well run. Nice walk. Enjoyed the time with friends for a good cause.

    Sharon's Ride.Run.Walk. Participant
  • Thank you for a wonderful inservice program today. The Norwalk school nurses could not speak more highly of your presentation. We all learned so much about the different types of seizures, treatment modalities, and implications for care in the school setting. It was a very valuable workshop.

    Grace - School Nurse Supervisor
  • “I think that everything was great! My team has been playing for years and I think that it gets better every year!”

    Mud Volleyball Team Captain
  • Dear Allison, Mary and the team that made Camp Courage possible; Thank you from the bottom of our hearts! It was an extraordinary experience for our daughter. Your staff was fantastic! Having the opportunity to be with others of all abilities and sharing the common thread of having epilepsy, gave her a sense of belonging. Thank you!

    Camp Parent
  • Dear Allison - Thank you so very much for coming to our school to discuss epilepsy and speaking specifically about how we may support our new student. You were incredibly helpful and informative. Thanks for all you do!

    Head of School
  • Thank you so much for attending my son's PPT meeting. I really believe you helped the team understand my son's epilepsy.

    Parent
  • I take care of 3 clients who all have a different type of seizure and I am now well informed to look for their different types of signs. I would love to have Allison back again! Thank you!

    AI Prince Technical High School LPN Program Student

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