How we can help

As the leading provider of epilepsy support and information nationwide, Epilepsy Action Australia is here to provide the very best answers, care and support to all those affected by this devastating disease. Whether you are a parent of a newly diagnosed child or an individual who lives with the daily challenges of epilepsy, our quality services cover all the bases to help you feel confident and connected.

Assistance and Advice

Quality, innovative services delivered Australia-wide including self-management resources and tools, tailored plans, emotional support and access to a network of specialist providers

Education and Training

Only national epilepsy Online Academy offering practical courses, real-time learning, webinars and community-based training to those with epilepsy, families, teachers, GPs and other professionals

Understanding and Awareness

Through public awareness and education, we are working to replace the stigma and misunderstanding that still widely exists about epilepsy with compassion and acceptance

Supporting Research

Partnering, developing and funding research into new interventions and treatments, including trials of medicinal cannabis to help control seizures and improve and save lives

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How your donation helps

We are only able to provide our valuable services and fund crucial epilepsy research thanks to the generous support of our donors. But there is still so much to do and we need your help more than ever. You can help us change lives by:

  • making a tax-deductible donation
  • becoming regular giver through monthly donations
  • leaving a lasting legacy by making a bequest in your will
  • asking family and friends to donate to us in lieu of gifts.
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Our Services

Epilepsy Action Australia’s extensive range of services and practical resources has been built over six decades of listening to and working with people with epilepsy and their families. Having epilepsy can be a very isolating experience but we want you to know that you are not alone and we are here for you whenever you need us. No matter what your age, epilepsy situation, or where you live, we can help you with excellent support, information and education. Our care and support are just one phone call or email away, and we would love to hear from you.

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