Mission: The Epilepsy Foundation of Arizona leads the fight to overcome the challenges of living with epilepsy and to accelerate therapies to stop seizures, find cures, and save lives.
Results: Since 1973, the Epilepsy Foundation of Arizona has been dedicated to the welfare of people with epilepsy. The Foundation has developed public education programs that foster community awareness to improve the health care, and have made community support programs available to all persons affected by epilepsy free of charge.
Target demographics: Individuals affected by epilepsy
Direct beneficiaries per year: over 2,160 individuals with or affected by epilepsy
Geographic areas served: State of Arizona
Programs: Camp Candlelight, Seizure Smart Training, First Responders Training, Managing Students with Seizures, School Bus Seizure Training, Studio E: The Epilepsy Art Therapy Program, Support Groups, Teens SpeakUp!, Take Charge of the Storm, Share Your Story