Description of service
Helpline providing information, help and emotional support to people affected by epilepsy. This help extends to friends, family, work colleagues, professionals for e.g social workers, GP's, nurses, teachers, care workers and employers. Topics discussed can include causes, diagnosis, symptoms, different types of epilepsy including medication, children with epilepsy, driving, seizure dogs, intractable and temporal lobe epilepsy, first aid, support group and networks, living with epilepsy, alarms, travel insurance, employment, education, financial assistance and benefits. Free translation service for callers where English is not the first language.