Support Groups

Our Circle of Friends support groups provide educational and emotional support in a positive environment for people living with epilepsy and their families. They are led by trained volunteers who are dedicated to epilepsy support. Check our calendar or view our support group list for upcoming meetings. To explore a leadership role, please email or call us at 303-377-9774 or 888-378-9779.

*We recommend contacting group leaders directly for information on the group you want to attend to confirm details.*

Boulder – Adults Living with Epilepsy
7 – 8:30 p.m.
Meets the 3rd Wednesday of the month
Various locations in Boulder
Contact: John Stovall – 303-444-6062

Brain Injury Alliance of Colorado
Comprehensive list of support groups across Colorado:
Adults with brain injury: http://biacolorado.org/support-groups/
Children & Parents: http://biacolorado.org/support-groups/support-groups-for-youth-parents

Colorado Springs*
6 – 7:30 p.m.
Colorado Springs Fire Station #14
1875 Dublin Blvd., Colorado Springs, CO 80918
Meets the 2nd Thursday of each month
Contact: csepilepsycof@gmail.com

Denver – Adult Surgery Group
7 – 9 p.m.
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
12605 East 16th Ave., Aurora, CO 80045
7th floor, Hospital side, use elevator D
AIP1 Conference Center, check in at main desk
Meets the 3rd Wednesday of the month
Open to adults who are considering or have gone through surgery for epilepsy
Contact: Rhonda Debello, RN – 720-848-7696

Durango – Two groups offered:
Adults and Youth Living with Challenging Health Conditions
Parents of Youth Living with Epilepsy
Meets monthly at various locations
Contact: Liza Tergillus – 970-749-9607

Englewood – Adults Living with Epilepsy or Seizures
6 – 7:30 p.m.
Colorado Neurological Institute
701 E. Hampden Ave., Suite 415, Englewood, CO 80113
Meets the 3rd Tuesday of the month
Open to adults affected by epilepsy
Contact: Gaetha Mills – 303-806-7417 or Gmills@thecni.org

Englewood- “All-Neuro Conditions” Support Group
10 – 11:30 a.m.
Colorado Neurological Institute Conference Room
701 E. Hampden Ave., Suite 415, Englewood, CO 80113
Meets 2nd Wednesday of the month
Contact: Gaetha Mills – 303-806-7417 or Gmills@thecni.org

Grand Valley – open to all survivors, their caretakers, families and friends
6 – 8 p.m.
Ratekin Towers
875 Main St., Grand Junction, CO 81504
Meets the 1st Wednesday of the month, and a member will meet you at the front door
Contact: Drene Stevens – 970-361-5495 or kadyb6@charter.net

Greenwood Village – Parent Group*
7 – 8:30 p.m.
EFCO board room
5889 Greenwood Plaza Blvd., Suite 404
Meets the 1st Monday of the month
Open to parents of children living with epilepsy
Contact: Allison Stewart – stewartfamily@gmail.com or Nicole Villas – nicole.villas.4@gmail.com

Steamboat Springs- Yampa Valley Brain Injury Peer Group
5:30 – 7 p.m.
NorthWest Colorado Center for Independence
1306 Lincoln Ave., Steamboat Springs, CO 80487
Meets on the 4th Friday of the month
Open to people living with brain injuries, including but not limited to Parkinson’s disease, stroke survivors, cerebral palsy, epilepsy, and post-traumatic stress. Family, friends and loved ones welcome.
Contact: Ian Engle – 303-720-9405 or ian@nwcci.org

Thornton – Young Adults
6/6:30 – 7:30/8 p.m.
Crossroads Church, Thornton Campus, Room 207
58 E. 128th Ave., Thornton, CO 80241
303-452-5332
Meets the 3rd Tuesday of the month; times may vary
Contact: Ken Thompson –  kpthompson55@gmail.com

Wheat Ridge – Adults Living with Epilepsy
6 – 7 p.m.
Lutheran Medical Center
8300 West 38th Ave., Wheat Ridge, CO 80033
2nd floor – Learning Center
Meets 2nd Tuesday of each month
Contact: Sara Colbert – 303-425-2058 or visit http://epilepsysupport.eventbrite.com