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Epilepsy Foundation

(BILINGUAL) National. 47 affiliates. Founded 1967. Information and support for people with epilepsy, their families and friends. Publishes a wide range of informational materials for people of all ages. Referrals to local affiliates (many of which have employment-related programs, support groups and other human service programs).
Write:
Epilepsy Foundation
8301 Professional Place East
Landover, MD 20785
Voice: 301-459-3700; 1-800-332-1000; 24/7 Information and Referral and Professional Library: 1-800-332-1000; Spanish Speakers Only: 1-866-748-8008
Fax: 301-577-2684
Website: http://www.epilepsyfoundation.org
E-mail: info@efa.org
Verified: 8/13/2013

Charlie Foundation To Help Cure Pediatric Epilepsy

Online. 250 members. Goal is to network and support families using the ketogenic diet to help control their child's epilepsy.
Website: http://www.charliefoundationforum.org
Verified: 7/25/2013

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Last Updated: September 04, 2014
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