The Epilepsy Foundation of Delaware (EFDE) is a private, non-profit service organization providing public education and supportive services to individuals and families affected by epilepsy/seizure disorders.
The mission of the Epilepsy Foundation of Delaware is to support all people impacted by
seizures and epilepsy, reduce stigma and increase community awareness while leading efforts
to facilitate the prevention and management of epilepsy throughout Delaware.
With offices Newport, Delaware located in New Castle County, we offer nationally recognized programs and services to residents in all 3 counties throughout Delaware.
With support from a volunteer Board of Directors and Professional Advisory Board that provides medical expertise, we work to ensure an improved quality of life for those who face the challenges presented by epilepsy or seizure disorders.
As your local Epilepsy Foundation affiliate for over 50 years, the Epilepsy Foundation of Delaware is the only non-profit, 501(c)(3) charitable organization dedicated solely to serving people affected by epilepsy in Delaware. We are an independently incorporated affiliate of the Epilepsy Foundation of America.
The work of the EFDE is supported through private donations, a variety of grants including Grant-In-Aid from the State of Delaware, as well as special fundraising events.