The course was excellent, with lots of discussions, examples and useful handouts.

- Support Worker - Headway


Useful links:

The Joint Epilepsy Council of the UK and Ireland (JEC) -

JEC is an umbrella body that exists to enable its member organisations to work together for the benefit of people with epilepsy.

Epilepsy Society

Enhancing the quality of life of people affected by epilepsy by promoting research, education and public awareness and by delivering specialist medical care and support services. Helpline - 01494 601400 Mon-Fri 10am - 4pm

Epilepsy Action

National network of support groups and range of information to support anybody with an interest in epilepsy. Helpline 0808 8005050

SUDEP Action

Exists to prevent unnecessary deaths from sudden unexpected deaths due to epilepsy (SUDEP) and other epilepsy related deaths.

Young Epilepsy

Major provider of services for young people with epilepsy.

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

Independent organization providing national guidance on the promotion of good health and the prevention and treatment of ill health.

Epilepsy Nurses Association

Professional organization of nurses and other health professionals working to support people with epilepsy.