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Helpline appeal

“When epilepsy comes in life it can frighten the daylights out of me…It is a must that the helpline can be open for five days a week.”

Imagine having to deal with depression, panic attacks, anxiety as well as epileptic seizures. For people like Richard (above) this is the reality, and why our helpline is a lifeline for people with epilepsy. 

"I’ve always used the helpline for somebody to talk to who understand all about epilepsy and speaks to you in that calm way, that doesn’t rush you. It’s that certain helpline that we need."  Richard

below to help us be at the end of the phone for people who have nowhere else to turn for the support they need. A generous donor will match your gift to help us raise the final £125,000 we need to open our helpline five days a week, as long as we receive your donation by 31st December 2019.