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Join the seizures and epilepsy parent support group
Attend our support group sessions to meet with providers and other parents of kids with seizures and epilepsy. The group allows families to support each other, share stories and experiences, and get helpful information and resources. These meetings are a great way to connect with other families who are going through similar experiences. All parents and caregivers are welcome to attend.
When:Feb. 21, April 18, June 20, Aug. 15, Oct.17
6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Clinics Building, 8920 W. Connell Ct., Milwaukee, WI 53226
Lobby Conference Room (1st floor)
Refreshments will be provided.
Feb. 21: Identifying Types of Seizures
Apr. 18: Financial Concerns, Pitfalls and Resources for a Child Who has Epilepsy
June 20: Managing Safety Concerns Related to Epilepsy
Aug. 15: Common Myths and Misconceptions about Epilepsy
Oct. 17: Different Treatments for Managing Epilepsy
RSVPs are not required. However, if you have any questions, please feel free to contact Barbara Newby at (414) 266-3464.
We hope to see you there!
Request an appointment
To make an appointment, call Central Scheduling.
Toll free (877) 607-5280
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Get a second opinion from our Epilepsy Center
With more information, you can make better choices to help your child with epilepsy. The urge to start treatment right away is common. A second opinion can make sure the treatment plan is appropriate and that you aren't missing other options.
Use this online form to contact us about requesting a second opinion.