October 20, 2014
November is National Epilepsy Awareness month. What better way to raise awareness than NOT SHAVING! No Shave November will start October 20, 2014 and it will run through November 20, 2014. Please join us in one of the “Hairiest” times of the year and show your support for the 60,000 Mississippians living with epilepsy and seizure disorders. Judging will take place at Sal & Mookies in Jackson, Ms. But don’t worry…..there will also be online judging so post your pictures weekly!!! Please make a $5.00 donation to the Epilepsy Foundation and sign up below. Everyone participating will receive the official “NO SHAVE NOVEMBER” button!
Please complete form to register:
November 6, 2014
Please join child Neuropsychiatrist, Dr. Tatiana Falcone and child Psychologist Dr. Jane Timmons-Mitchell in a live Spreecast discussion about why depression and anxiety are big problems for teens. Topics discussed will be on how to recognize the signs and symptoms, what to do for your teen, how to know when depression and anxiety are more than usual concerns and treatment available, including the risk of suicide in epilepsy. We hope that you will join us for this free Webinar on Thursday, November 6, 2014 at 12 noon EST. The link below has been provided for additional information.
PROJECT CARE is designed to improve care coordination, increase social support, provide education and increase engagement for teens with epilepsy and their families. It is funded by the Health Resources Services Administration.
November 27, 2014
The Epilepsy Foundation of Mississippi’s office will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving Day. We will also be closed the day after Thanksgiving so the staff can enjoy some time with their families.
December 25, 2014
The Epilepsy Foundation of Mississippi office will be closed Christmas Day and the day after in observance of the Christmas Holiday.
January 1, 2015
Happy New Year’s! The Epilepsy Foundation of Mississippi office will be closed to observe this holiday.
January 15, 2015
This will be the first quarterly meeting for 2015.
January 19, 2015
The Epilepsy Foundation of Mississippi will be closed in observance of this holiday.
February 16, 2015
The Epilepsy Foundation of Mississippi office will be closed in observance of this holiday.
March 26, 2015
It’s National Purple Day and we are celebrating at the Mississippi State Capital! Come show your support for the Epilepsy Foundation of Mississippi to your state legislators. Located in the Rotunda Section D of the State Capitol from 8am to 3 pm.
More Details to come!
March 26, 2015
Please wear purple in observance of National Purple Day.