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POSTPONED: #WOMENSTRONG Epilepsy & Wellness Expo

In light of the most recent updates from government and health officials we are postponing our #WOMENSTRONG Epilepsy & Wellness ...
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Kids Crew Disneyland Day

Sunday, May 31, 2020 - all day! Join EFOC and fellow Kids Crew members as we spend the day enjoying ...
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Epilepsy Summer Camp at The Painted Turtle

The Epilepsy Foundation Orange County invites children (ages 7-16) to the Epilepsy Summer Camp at The Painted Turtle during the ...
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4th Annual Care & Cure Gala

Saturday, September 26th - 5pm The Ritz, Laguna Niguel Please join us on Saturday, September 26th, 2020 for the 4th ...
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38,280 People in Orange County are Living with Epilepsy

As a chapter of the national Epilepsy Foundation, we provide programs and services that support people and families impacted by epilepsy. With the strength of a national organization and network of epilepsy experts, Epilepsy Foundation Orange County provides national scope and local impact.

From ground breaking research to SUDEP support, local educational programs and a 24/7 Helpline, Epilepsy Foundation Orange County is here to serve you.


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Recent News

Support Epilepsy/Seizure Legislation in California

On February 6, 2020, Assembly Member Levine, Assembly Member Blanca Rubio, and Senator Umberg introduced the Seizure Safe Schools Act (AB 2116). This bill will improve the care of students with epilepsy in schools by ensuring: 1. Prescribed FDA-approved medications are administered to the student with epilepsy 2. Students have a seizure action plan in their file and that the action plan is properly distributed ...
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Volunteers are very important to the daily function and impact of the Epilepsy Foundation Orange County. Volunteering can be a rich, rewarding experience. We have numerous opportunities for volunteers to plug-in on a short term or long-term basis – whatever fits your schedule! ...
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Executive Director Shannon Abdul-Wahab

Epilepsy Foundation Orange County hires new Executive Director

Prior to becoming Executive Director of the Orange County chapter, Shannon was a 7 year veteran on the board for the Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Los Angeles. While there, she co-chaired the annual Walk to End Epilepsy at The Rose Bowl, eventually helping to lead the charge for the Walk to End Epilepsy Nationwide. Shannon’s walks reached nearly 20,000 people and raised close to $2 ...
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