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October 16, 2014

2014 Call of the Wild Celebration & Gala
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January18, 2015

2014-2015 Chevron Houston Marathon' Run for a Reason!

We are a Chevron Houston Marathon Run for a Reason charity for the third year in a row! Join Team Epilepsy as a "HERO" or as a "Charity Fund-Runner" participant and get guaranteed entry into the full or half marathon on January 18, 2015! Contact aurband@eftx.org to secure your spot!

 

   

Ongoing - Support Groups

6:00 to 7:00 PM

Houston Office - 2401 Fountain View Drive, Suite 900 - Houston, Texas 77057

The second Tuesday of the month is open to all participants. 

The fourth Tuesday of the month is for adults only. 

Contact Pat at 713-789-6295 or by e-mail for more details.

 

Ongoing - Free Legal Clinic

Every third (3rd) Wednesday of the month from 2-4pm. Set up a conference call or stop by the Houston office to discuss legal issues in a confidential setting with an attorney. Schedule an appointment at 888-548-9716. Bilingual attorneys are able to assist you and your family.

 

Ongoing - Online School Nurse Training

Free, Accredited, Online!

With this nationwide training, the Epilepsy Foundation Texas' goal is to educate 800 school nurses across our service area by the end of the year! Please help us reach out to your school district to schedule a presentation or encourage them to take an online course!

Each school nurse who completes the in-person or online course receives CEU credit hours.

Download flyer with additional details.

Contact us at 888-548-9716 or at education@eftx.org for more details or any questions!

 

Ongoing - Online EMS Training

Free, Accredited, Online!

Sign up at http://www.epilepsyfoundation.org/firstresponders/ and click: Access Trainings! Course code is 05.

The EMS course, about 60 minutes in length, describes a variety of seizures associated with epilepsy, seizures with other potential causes, appropriate EMS response on scene, and issues to be considered when determining whether or not further medical care is warranted. CECBEMS- approved CE lesson will award 1.5 hours of continuing education credit upon successful completion.

 

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