Epilepsy Foundation of DE https://efde.org Tue, 07 May 2019 14:05:39 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.5.1 https://efde.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/cropped-EF_Flame_RGB_200x200-website-32x32.png Epilepsy Foundation of DE https://efde.org 32 32 New Castle County 5K June 1 Rockford Park https://efde.org/new-castle-county-5k-june-1-rockford-park/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=new-castle-county-5k-june-1-rockford-park https://efde.org/new-castle-county-5k-june-1-rockford-park/#respond Mon, 06 May 2019 15:36:10 +0000 https://efde.org/?p=891 Join us for the Freedom from Seizures 5K in Wilmington, DE!!  What a fun and healthy way to raise much needed funds for the Epilepsy Foundation of Delaware. Runners and walkers alike will come together to get some exercise while having a good time! Did you know that we educate over 4,000 people across Delaware each year about seizures and epilepsy? We work with students, educators, nurses, law enforcement, police cadets, correctional offers, bus drivers and emergency response personnel. The funds raised from this event will help us continue our mission.

June 1, 2019
Rockford Park
Wilmington, DE 19806
Registration begins at 8 am
Race kicks off at 9 am

REGISTER TODAY!

$25 advance registration and $30 on race day.

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Managing Students with Seizures: A School Nurses Training Program May 8, 2019 https://efde.org/managing-students-with-seizures-a-school-nurses-training-program-may-8-2019/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=managing-students-with-seizures-a-school-nurses-training-program-may-8-2019 https://efde.org/managing-students-with-seizures-a-school-nurses-training-program-may-8-2019/#respond Tue, 02 Apr 2019 16:36:12 +0000 https://efde.org/?p=898 Managing Students with Seizures: A School Nurse Training Program 

Calling all school nurses! Join us for our Spring School Nurse Training! During our 3.5 hour training, you will have time to speak with local pediatric epilepsy experts, enjoy a light dinner and accomplish these program objectives:

The program consists of four modules to assist the school nurse in learning the effectively manage seizures in a school environment:
  1. Seizures and Epilepsy: What are they and how are they treated?
  2. Impact of Seizures
  3. Seizure First Aid and Rescue Therapies
  4. Seizure Action Plans and Delegation Issues

The Conference is located at: Easter Seals (61 Corporate Circle, New Castle, DE 19720).

Date: Wednesday, May 8th from 4:30-8pm

A $30 fee will cover a light dinner and planning and implementation costs.

2.2 CNE’s provided for this activity.

We hope you can join us!

Register Here

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New Castle County Meet & Greet Support Group https://efde.org/september-new-castle-county-meet-greet-support-group/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=september-new-castle-county-meet-greet-support-group https://efde.org/september-new-castle-county-meet-greet-support-group/#respond Fri, 01 Mar 2019 12:28:57 +0000 https://efde.org/?p=418 Our Meet and Greet Support groups are a fun and informative way to meet others affected by epilepsy in Delaware. Our New Castle County group is typically held at 6:30pm on the second Wednesday of each month in our office in Newport, DE (240 N. James St., Suite 104).

Come join this community of support on Wednesday, March 20th at 6:30 pm as we discuss the Christiana Care Epilepsy Monitoring Unit. Click here for more information

 

 

 

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Kent County Meet & Greet Support Group https://efde.org/425-2/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=425-2 https://efde.org/425-2/#respond Fri, 01 Mar 2019 09:50:20 +0000 https://efde.org/?p=425 Our Meet and Greet Support groups are a fun and informative way to meet others affected by epilepsy in Delaware. Our Kent County group is typically held at 6 pm on the third Tuesday of each month at the Kent County Public Library. (497 S. Red Haven Lane, Dover, DE 19901)

Come join this community of support on Wednesday, March 20th, as Kenny from Patient Sortal will present Medical Case Management. Click here for more information

 

 

 

 

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Barn Bash 2019 https://efde.org/barn-bash-2019/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=barn-bash-2019 https://efde.org/barn-bash-2019/#respond Fri, 01 Feb 2019 16:27:31 +0000 https://efde.org/?p=845 Join us for a night of delicious food, a silent auction, and lots of fun!

All proceeds from this event benefit our support and community educational programs across the state of Delaware!

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*No physical ticket, simply provide your name at the door!

We look forward to seeing you at the Carriage House at Rockwood Park on March 8th!

If you are unable to attend, but would like to support the Epilepsy Foundation of Delaware,
please click here

 

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5th Annual Epilepsy Education Luncheon https://efde.org/5th-annual-epilepsy-education-luncheon/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=5th-annual-epilepsy-education-luncheon https://efde.org/5th-annual-epilepsy-education-luncheon/#respond Fri, 11 Jan 2019 18:51:28 +0000 https://efde.org/?p=857 You’re Invited! 

5th Annual Epilepsy Education Luncheon

Thursday, January 24 from 11:30 – 1 pm in the House Majority Hearing Room

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Let Your Voice Be Heard!

We would be honored with your presence at our Legislative luncheon where you will have the opportunity to learn more about epilepsy and meet Delawareans who live with epilepsy every day.
Please stop by, pick up a bite to eat and learn about epilepsy! Here is your chance to join the Epilepsy Foundation of Delaware in emphasizing the importance of epilepsy support and training programs in Delaware.

A drop in event! This is a free open to the public event, with lunch provided, all are welcome to attend.

Join us for this yummy lunch and learn more about what the Epilepsy Foundation of Delaware does for the people of Delaware!

House Majority Hearing Room
Legislative Hall
410 Legislative Ave.
Dover, DE 19901

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Educational Webinar February 13, 2019 12-1 pm Drug-Resistant Epilepsy & VNS Therapy https://efde.org/educational-webinar-february-13-2019-12-1-pm-drug-resistant-epilepsy-vns-therapy/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=educational-webinar-february-13-2019-12-1-pm-drug-resistant-epilepsy-vns-therapy https://efde.org/educational-webinar-february-13-2019-12-1-pm-drug-resistant-epilepsy-vns-therapy/#respond Fri, 11 Jan 2019 16:28:16 +0000 https://efde.org/?p=871 Epilepsy Unlocked

Join us for a webinar on Drug-Resistant Epilepsy & VNS Therapy

Hear from an epilepsy expert and participate in the Q&A session.

Wednesday, February 13
12 – 1 pm
Dr. Katie Polovitz

Registered guests will receive a link to the webinar via email.
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Project UPLIFT – Skill building program https://efde.org/project-uplift-skill-building-program/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=project-uplift-skill-building-program https://efde.org/project-uplift-skill-building-program/#respond Sun, 23 Sep 2018 00:56:56 +0000 https://efde.org/?p=775 epilepsy foundation of delaware, efde, seizure, delaware, skill building, mental health, uplift, epilepsy, support, learning, program, phone

If you are interested, please email Val Budischak at vbudischak@efde.org or call (302) 999-9313

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Delaware Epilepsy Conference 2018 2nd Annual https://efde.org/delaware-epilepsy-conference-2018-2nd-annual/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=delaware-epilepsy-conference-2018-2nd-annual https://efde.org/delaware-epilepsy-conference-2018-2nd-annual/#respond Wed, 19 Sep 2018 16:46:46 +0000 https://efde.org/?p=791

Register Here

Have a question? Give us a call at 302-999-9313 or email us at vbudischak@efde.org

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2nd Annual Freedom from Seizures 5K Run Walk Lewes, DE September 22, 2018 https://efde.org/5k-run-walk-new-castle-county-rockford-park-june-2-2018/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=5k-run-walk-new-castle-county-rockford-park-june-2-2018 https://efde.org/5k-run-walk-new-castle-county-rockford-park-june-2-2018/#respond Mon, 20 Aug 2018 16:33:15 +0000 https://efde.org/?p=664 Join us for the 2nd Annual Freedom from Seizures 5K in Lewes, DE!!  What a fun and healthy way to raise much needed funds for the Epilepsy Foundation of Delaware. Runners and walkers alike will come together to get some exercise while having a good time! Did you know that we educate over 4,000 people across Delaware each year about seizures and epilepsy? We work with students, educators, nurses, law enforcement, police cadets, correctional offers and emergency response personnel. The funds raised from this event enable the mission of the foundation to continue.

September 22, 2018
213 Anglers Road
Lewes, DE 19958
Registration begins at 8 am
Race kicks off at 9 am

REGISTER TODAY!

$25 registration fee from now until September 21st and $30 on race day.

Start a team! Ask family and friends!

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