EFEPA Offices

Epilepsy Foundation Eastern Pennsylvania

919 Walnut Street, Suite 700

Philadelphia, PA 19107-5237

Main Number: (215) 629-5003

PA Toll Free: (800) 887-7165

FAX: (215) 629-4997

Wyoming Valley Office
71 N. Franklin St
Kirby Health Center
Wilkes Barre, PA 18701
(570) 592-1150

Lehigh Valley
Allentown, PA
(610) 737-0613

Lancaster County
Lancaster, PA
(215) 629-5003 x104
Hours: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm, Monday - Friday

Resources for Women

The EFEPA holds women’s conference…………. (link to women’s conference)
Exchange Presentation
Bone Health


7March, 2014

Funding for Epilepsy Services Eliminated

By |March 7th, 2014|Advocacy, Awareness, Legislative, Uncategorized|2 Comments

The Epilepsy Foundations of Pennsylvania rely on state funding to provide services for you! From first aid training’s in schools and educating Emergency Responder’s to referral services, we are able to help you better because of the support from the state budget. Unfortunately epilepsy services have been cut from the next fiscal budget.

This is where […]

4December, 2013

Important Safety Announcement about Onfi (Clobazam)

By |December 4th, 2013|Uncategorized|2 Comments

FDA Warns of Serious Skin Reactions and has Approved Label Change
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning the public that the anti-seizure drug Onfi (clobazam) can cause rare but serious skin reactions that can result in permanent harm and death. We have approved changes to the Onfi drug label and the patient Medication […]

27September, 2013

Take Action Now in Pennsylvania

By |September 27th, 2013|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Your Voice is Needed in Pennsylvania!

Protect Access to Medication in Pennsylvania!

Urge your legislator to exclude epilepsy medications from the prescription drug monitoring program

The Pennsylvania legislature is considering a bill, HB 1694, that would expand the state’s Prescription Drug Monitoring Program to include anti-epilepsy drugs (AEDs). Drug monitoring programs have been established in many states, including […]

30August, 2013

ONFI® (clobazam) CIV Scored Tablets and Oral Suspension Now Available in U.S. Pharmacies

By |August 30th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Matt Flesch

ONFI® (clobazam) CIV Scored Tablets and Oral Suspension Now Available in U.S. Pharmacies
New Formulations Provide Dosing Flexibility for Physicians and their Patients
ONFI.com Updated with New Tools and Resources for Families

Deerfield, Ill. August 12, 2013 – Lundbeck announced today that ONFI (clobazam) CIV will be […]

31July, 2013

Reserve Your Spot on the Green Today!

By |July 31st, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Reserve Your Spot Today for the…
25th Charley Roach Golf Invitational
benefitting the Epilepsy Foundation Eastern PA

We hope you will be able to join us at this year’s Charley Roach Golf Invitational on September 10th, at RiverCrest Golf Club and Preserve.

Now you can purchase your tickets directly online at our website: www.golf4epilepsy.kintera.org or if you would prefer […]

31July, 2013

Make an Impact, Support Camp Achieve 2013!

By |July 31st, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Please consider supporting Camp Achieve 2013 and pave the way for our campers to create unforgettable memories, build relationships and experience the best that summer has to offer!

This summer while most kids are enjoying their time off at camp, swimming, or even going for a bike ride, know […]

15July, 2013

The L.E.A.P to Understanding

By |July 15th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The L.E.A.P. to Understanding – Local Epilepsy Awareness Project Invites You To …

Join Us on For A Community
Conversation About Epilepsy/Seizure Disorders

 With Your Help We Will:

Identify our community needs, existing services, and service gaps.
Deepen our connections as a community concerned about the impact of epilepsy on children.
Inspire action that would […]

15July, 2013

First Responders Training on August 13

By |July 15th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

For more information contact Sue at slivingston@efepa.org.

14May, 2013

School Nurses Webinar

By |May 14th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tuesday, May 21st  from 3:30—4:30 pm

Let the Epilepsy Foundation Eastern PA in collaboration with the Epilepsy Foundation Western/Central PA  train you on seizure recognition,  first aid and classroom management. This webinar will be presented by Dennis Dlugos, the Director of the Pediatric Regional Epilepsy Center at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

Program is free of […]

23April, 2013

Pi Phi at the Phillies to Benefit the EFEPA

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15April, 2013

Community Outreach in Bethlehem

By |April 15th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Join Us at St. Luke’s Hospital

Community Outreach in the Bethlehem/Easton area
6:00 pm – 6:30 Meet and Greet
6:30-7:30 Speaker

These informal and educational meetings are open to the public.  Anyone can attend!

St. Luke’s Hospital – Anderson Campus
Medical Office Building

Follow signs to the Conference Room
1700 Riverside […]

4April, 2013

Wilkes-Barre Area Art Program Gives Confidence to People with Epilepsy

By |April 4th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Wilkes-Barre, March 22, 2013- Studio E: The Epilepsy Art Therapy Program is being offered for the
FIRST time for people with epilepsy in the Wyoming Valley Area of North Eastern Pennsylvania. Offered by Epilepsy Foundation affiliates across the country, Studio E empowers people with epilepsy to creatively express feelings related to epilepsy and connect with one […]

12March, 2013

A Day of Music in Support of Epilepsy Awareness

By |March 12th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Kylie Anzalone
(267) 688-3616

Julia Greenberger
(215) 629-5003 x107


A Day of Music in Support of Epilepsy Awareness
Join us at the Fuge for live music while raising funds for epilepsy!

Warminster, PA – March 12, 2013 – Supporters of the Epilepsy Foundation Eastern Pennsylvania will host a fundraising concert on Sunday, March 24th at the Fuge […]

7March, 2013

Anyone in the World Can Have a Seizure… But in PA, Epilepsy Programs are in More Danger!

By |March 7th, 2013|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Act NOW – Contact Your PA State Representative and Senator Today

March 12th is Epilepsy Awareness Day in PA’s state capital in Harrisburg. Epilepsy services have been zeroed out in the proposed budget so we need your help!

Take the time to call,e-mail, write or fax your PA State […]

5March, 2013

Follow us on Twitter

By |March 5th, 2013|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Tweets by @EFEPA
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30November, 2012

You are the Key to Independence

By |November 30th, 2012|Uncategorized|0 Comments

We want to take a moment to tell you about one of our devoted volunteers, Dan Dougherty. Dan has had epilepsy since age 10 and lives every day wondering when his next seizure will occur. This is the reality that many individuals face every day, but Dan doesn’t let his […]

12November, 2012

RAISE Resolution Needs Your Help

By |November 12th, 2012|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The RAISE Resolution (House Resolution 298) Needs Your Help Now, More Than Ever!

Take Action!
Contact your representative now – Time is running out

With 105 cosponsors, House Resolution 298 (the RAISE Resolution) has plenty of support. Thanks to all of your efforts, RAISE has come a very long way. However, your work is not yet […]

2November, 2012

November 2012 Epilepsy Awareness Month!

By |November 2nd, 2012|Uncategorized|0 Comments

November is National Epilepsy Awareness Month and the Epilepsy Foundation Eastern Pennsylvania is spreading the news and asking our 18 counties to join us in awareness.

The EFEPA organized many ways you can participate in National Epilepsy Awareness Month. We will be kicking off the month with an awareness campaign, including Philadelphia’s skyline going purple, a […]

28September, 2012

PA Voter ID Law Blocked

By |September 28th, 2012|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Voter Registration ID law is Blocked for the Upcoming Presidential Election
Know YOUR Voting Rights Pennsylvania

Election Day is Tuesday, November 6, 2012. You must register to vote by Tuesday, October 9, 2012.

What You Need to Know About PA’s New Voter ID Law
Starting with the November 6, 2012 election, you will be required to show photo […]

5September, 2012

Home Security Tips For Epilepsy Sufferers

By |September 5th, 2012|Advocacy|0 Comments

Epilepsy is a condition that requires the full attention of all family members on a continuous basis in order to prevent physical injuries during sudden seizures. In this regard, all family members are required to carefully asses all areas around the house to determine their potential perils. Home safety is crucial for the 65 million […]