Support Group (Meet and Greet)
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). Our Kent County group is typically held the fourth Tuesday of every month at 6pm at the Kent County Public Library (497 S. Red Haven Ln., Dover, DE). Check back for updates as the dates and times do change.
Information and Referral
We can help with your questions about your child and school. We can train the staff at your school, answer IEP and 504 questions, attend meetings with you and provide support. If you have specific questions about IEPs in general, the Parent Information Center of Delaware www.picofdel.org has lots of answers!
ADA/Epilepsy in the Workplace Questions
Are you looking for a job and you have epilepsy? Are you unsure about what your rights are under the Americans with Disability Act? We can help with those questions and more and even assist with SSDI applications.
Driving in Delaware with Epilepsy
People of age with epilepsy in Delaware can drive if they have seizure control! Check out this website: https://www.dmv.de.gov/services/driver_services/senior/pages/health_epilepsy.shtml We can help answer any questions about driving with epilepsy.
Sometimes the price of your medication may suddenly rise or you may be between jobs. If you find yourself unable to pay for your epilepsy medication, give us a call. We can direct you to programs to get deeply discounted medication and may even be able to offset some of the cost of your medication.
We hold this dynamic art therapy program for people with epilepsy once a year throughout the state in conjunction with Lundbeck.
Did you know that depression and anxiety affect people with epilepsy at a higher rate than the general population? Project UPLIFT helps combat those feelings and teaches skills to live well with epilepsy. This over the phone skill building program is held a few times a year. Give us a call for more information.