Ballarat Parents Epilepsy Support Group

PARENT ORGANISATION:

Epilepsy Foundation

WEBSITE:

http://www.epinet.org.au

MISSION/PURPOSE:

A social support group for parents or carers of children with epilepsy. The group provides opportunities for mutual support for parents and carers experiencing similar difficulties and restrictions. The group also provides access to information and resources. It offers opportunities for discussion and provides a special event during Carer's Week for parents nad carers to acknowledge their role. A core group of parents meet to plan events nad activities beneficial to members.

RESPITE AVAILABLE DURING MEETING?

Please contact Support Group Co-ordinator to confirm availability of respite during the meeting.

OPERATING HOURS:

Please Contact Support Group Co-ordinator to confirm meeting dates and times as these can change from time to time.

Frequently asked questions

Can the person I'm looking after attend the carer support group meetings with me?

No

Is there care available for the person I am looking after while I attend the meeting?

No

Is the organisation accessible for people with disabilities?

No