Are you a teen or young adult with epilepsy? Do you want to help other teens and young adults like yourself? Contact us at to learn how to take part in our new Peer Mentor Program!


Free conference this Saturday: Innovations in Epilepsy Treatment and Research.
Mayo Clinic

NorthShore is an integrated healthcare delivery system including Evanston, Glenbrook, Highland Park and Skokie Hospitals, a Medical Group, Research Institute, Home Health Services and Foundation. We are located in the northern Chicago suburbs.

Thank you to everyone who stopped by at the walk today! Be on the lookout for pictures of hairspray and tattoos- coming soon!

Hello out there! We're doing a quickie survey as part of an initiative to bring more epilepsy awareness on college campuses. Take a moment to fill out this survey and pass it around to your peers!

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The EFGC is excited to present the Jim Davies Scholarship Fund! Epilepsy does not need to hold you back from an education, the this scholarship can help that happen.

The Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago has created the Jim Davies Scholarship in honor of our long-time friend and epilepsy advocate, Jim Davies. Jim developed epilepsy after suffering from a Traumatic Brain Injury in the Vietnam War. For years, Jim struggled to understand his diagnosis due to t...

Hey Youth Council! We are looking for some volunteers to help at the Montrose Harbor Walk this weekend! If you are planning on walking, you can help out before the walk begins. We will be doing purple hairspray and tattoos, so please let us know if you are interested!

Morton College
3801 S. Central Ave
Cicero, IL 60804 – 4398
Room 301C

Wed 1:00 PM CDTMorton CollegeCicero, IL
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FREE educational presentation!

Come learn the facts about epilepsy and how to support a friend, classmate, or roommate who may have epilepsy.

We've made some big changes and we're ready to share them with you. First- we're going to start communication via page format rather than friend format. Second- we are no longer just a Youth Council. We are a Young Adult & Youth Leadership Council! Please "like" us and invite your friends to do so as well. We look forward to a fun and exciting new year!