Our Services Include:

  • Educational services for professionals who work with people with epilepsy such as ambulance service staff, police, nurses and teachers
  • Community awareness through speaking engagements in community groups including service clubs, workplaces, schools and recreational clubs
  • A national epilepsy helpline 0800 EPILEPSY (37 45 37)
  • Information and support services, both face-to-face and over the phone
  • Information packs about epilepsy and various issues that impact on life with epilepsy
  • Educational programmes to increase the understanding of a person with epilepsy, their family and friends
  • Local branches offering various types of support and social groups
  • Seizure management planning that provides strategies to help the person with epilepsy gain control of their seizures and build confidence
  • Regular publications of information through newsletters, brochures, information sheets and our website www.epilepsy.org.nz