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epilepsy society's campaigns

See our recent campaigns.

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Everyone can be a hero

Be an epilepsy hero over National Epilepsy Week (14-20 May) by doing something heroic for epilepsy.

Read about the outcomes of some of our past campaigns.

Everyone knows someone

'Everyone Knows Someone' is a joint campaign between Young Epilepsy and Epilepsy Society in association with River Island, to raise awareness of epilepsy. 

Welfare reform

About our public policy work to influence the benefits system to ensure people with epilepsy receive a fair assessment.

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Thank you for speaking up for epilepsy

Over March 2016 we launched a campaign to speak up for epilepsy and end avoidable deaths. Our supporters sent 2,000 emails to a total of 516 MPs around the UK.

Challenging stigma

About our campaign to challenge stigma and improve public perceptions of epilepsy.

Count epilepsy out

Information about our 'count epilepsy out' campaign from 2010.

Bus campaign

About our campaign to end time restrictions on the disabled person’s bus pass.

University challenge

We want to make a difference to the lives of people affected by epilepsy at university. 

Epilepsy champions

Celebrating people - friends, employers, health professionals or organisations - that have gone that extra mile to help you or to raise awareness of epilepsy.