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Renell's Story

At first a diagnosis of epilepsy can be scary and upsetting, especially for young people.

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New Ofsted guidance highlights medical conditions as a safeguarding issue

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It's National Epilepsy Week!

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Come and join us at our first annual Summer Fete this June!

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For parents of children with epilepsy

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Here's what you all did for Purple Day...

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Medication Training

Emergency Medication Training for Teachers

A half-day course for teachers, to increase their understanding of epilepsy as a long-term condition, and demonstrate how to administer emergency medication.

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Young Epilepsy announces new Chief Executive

Young Epilepsy is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Devlin as its new Chief Executive.

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Parent guide article

Books about epilepsy - recommended reads

Arguably, there aren't enough books out there that cover epilepsy, regardless of whether they're fiction or non-fiction. Here, we recommend a small handful that have been published in recent years...

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Young Epilepsy’s Children in Need funding enters second year

Thanks to donations made to BBC Children in Need during the annual telethon campaign taking place every November, Young Epilepsy has continued to support children and young people with epilepsy in London.

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Cyber EssentialsFundraising RegulatorYoung Epilepsy is the operating name of The National Centre for Young People with Epilepsy Charitable Trust.
Registered Charity number 311877 (England and Wales)

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