Support Groups

Support group meetings should be confirmed and referrals may be required before attending. Please contact the Epilepsy Foundation to join a group.


In Person Support Groups

 

Massachusetts

Boston
Meeting available in Boston.

Hyannis
Meetings for adults with epilepsy and/or Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) in Hyannis the 3rd Wednesday 4-6 pm and in Orleans the 1st Tuesday 3-5pm. 

Western Massachusetts

Saturday, February 27, 2016 11:00 a.m. — 1:00 p.m. Joshua Hyde Public Library 306 Main Street  Sturbridge, MA  01566

Traveling meetings for people with epilepsy, their families and caregivers are being scheduled now.  Contact (888) 576-9996 ext. 111  or wupson@epilepsynewengland.org for more information.

Rhode Island

A new group has been formed for Providence to meet at RI Hospital 593 Eddy St. in the Public Dining Room (PDR 123) on the following dates: Wednesdays, October 21st and November 11th all meeting from 6:30-8p.m. 

New Hampshire

You Are Not Alone

Maine

Bangor Support Group-Every 2nd Thursday of the month.                                                             6:30 PM                                                                                                     Eastern Maine Medical Center-2nd floor in                                                 the Brandow Room                                                                                     Email Brian Kneeland                                                                                 leebulldog1@aol.com      

Augusta Support Group Jessica Gallant-                                                                                         jessicagallant@roadrunner.com
                                          Gallant Therapy Services
                                          12 Shuman Ave., Suite 18
                                          Lee Farm Mall
                                          Augusta
                                          (next to Charlie's car dealership)

 

Monthly Call In/Online Support Group

Epilepsy Online Support Meeting - New England Residents

Join us for a webinar on Jan 28, 2016 from 7:00 PM EST - 8:00 PM EST

Register now!

https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/7344266355213604353

Join us from home, as we discuss and find support for the daily challenges that epilepsy presents. This group is open to people of all ages with epilepsy, as well as their families and caregivers living in New England. Our mission is to create a safe and nurturing environment where everyone’s concerns are taken into consideration. If enough people are interested, we will add more online meetings for specific target groups. i.e. parents only, adults only, teens only etc. We will be asking for you input for future topics that you want to learn more about.

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.

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Date to be announced soon!-Employment and Epilepsy, What You Need To Know!

 
 

If you are interested in starting a support group in your area, please fill out the form below.