Share Your Story

We all know that talking about epilepsy is a great way to eliminate the stigma....but why not use that little creative genius inside instead?

We want you to share your epilepsy story - any story of how epilepsy affects you - whether you live with epilepsy or know someone who does.
Use your creativity - use any medium you want - written word, pictures, drawings, comic, video, dance, anything!

 

 


 

Hi. I’m Angie. I work here at the Epilepsy Foundation of Colorado (EFCO), and I am one of faces of the tens of thousands of individuals who have been affected by epilepsy. While I have not been...

Hi, I’m Delaney. Did you know that the Institute of Medicine recently released a report (March 2012) that states one in twenty-six people will be diagnosed with epilepsy at some point in their...

My name is Anthony. I’m 47, and I have epilepsy. My epilepsy put me in prison. It sounds crazy, but it’s the truth. One day I was going about my business, and the next thing I remember, I woke...

I have epilepsy. I’ve uttered this statement many, many times since my diagnoses in 2004, and it always fills me with a sense of pride. Until recently, the story of my epilepsy had always...

By Channing Seideman

By Bryn Segall

An excerpt from her blog

By Jessi Bishop

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Connect with the epilepsy community and help us raise funds and awareness at the Strides for Epilepsy 5K Colorado Springs on Saturday, September 27th.

Learn how to Manage Students with Seizures through our FREE training program for school nurses - available online or in-person. Contact Marcee Peterson for more information.

Activate your political voice by speaking out to our local and national representatives about current legislation that would expand the availability of Cannabidiol for the treatment of Epilepsy.

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