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
efepa@efepa.org


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

Lehigh Valley
Allentown, PA
lv@efepa.org
(610) 737-0613

Lancaster County
Lancaster, PA
kmichnya@efepa.org
(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
Childcare
Bone Health


EFEPA News

27October, 2011

National Epilepsy Awareness Month

By |October 27th, 2011|Advocacy, Education, November Epilepsy Awareness Month|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, […]

25October, 2011

Epilepsy Education & Information Exchange

By |October 25th, 2011|Education, November Epilepsy Awareness Month, Treatment|0 Comments

November is Epilepsy Awareness Month and there is no better way to educate yourself then attending our FREE Annual Epilepsy Education & Information Exchange, Saturday, November 12, 2011. This year’s conference topic is “Taking Control” and we are privileged to have Dr. Christopher Skidmore join us as our keynote speaker.

Dr. Christopher T. Skidmore is […]

5August, 2011

New, less-invasive Epilepsy treatment promising

By |August 5th, 2011|Treatment|0 Comments

Video From CBS News

15July, 2011

Thank You PA Epilepsy Advocates!

By |July 15th, 2011|Advocacy, Legislative|0 Comments

Dear Pennsylvania Epilepsy Advocates,

You’ve done it!  You helped to ensure that funding for epilepsy services in Pennsylvania will continue throughout next year.  The final state budget enacted by Pennsylvania does include a specific line item for epilepsy services and $390,000 in state funding for epilepsy programs.

Congratulations to all of the […]

23June, 2011

Call to Action!

By |June 23rd, 2011|Advocacy, Legislative, Uncategorized|0 Comments

FUNDING FOR EPILEPSY SERVICES CUT

ACT NOW – EPILEPSY HAS BEEN OVERLOOKED & UNDER FUNDED FOR TOO LONG!

The Pennsylvania Senate plans to vote on a state budget proposal within the next few days, BUT the current budget proposals do not have a line item or funding for epilepsy services!

PLEASE, take the […]

15June, 2011

There are many ways to build your Team Donation Total

By |June 15th, 2011|Donations|0 Comments

Here is a little inspiration – there are many ways to help raise money for your Summer Stroll Team – This cause so near and dear to all of our hearts. The DeLizzio sisters found their own way with a Stella and Dot Jewelry Trunk Show to benefit the Epilepsy Foundation Eastern PA. Allison and her sister, […]

19May, 2011

Drug Shortage Alert

By |May 19th, 2011|Epilepsy Medication|2 Comments

Drug Shortage Alert: Pfizer Announces DILANTIN® 30 mg (Extended Phenytoin Sodium Capsules, USP) Shortage

The Epilepsy Foundation has learned that Pfizer is contacting health care professionals, including pharmacists, about a shortage of DILANTIN 30 mg. According to Pfizer, this product shortage is due to a manufacturing issue and not the result of any performance or safety […]