About THE Epilepsy Association

The Epilepsy Association, (formerly the Epilepsy Association of Central Florida) is dedicated to improving the quality of life for persons affected by epilepsy and seizure disorders.  Not only does the Epilepsy Association provide related medical and case management services for those with epilepsy but we also offer educational programs to understand epilepsy for your business, community group, school, etc.  In addtion, the Epilepsy Association reaches millions more every month through an award wining epilepsy education news and information site, EpilepsyU.com is used by over 4,000,000 people in over 150 countries every.  The Association alos has a one of a kind unique online store offering epilepsy awareness items.  EpilepsyStore.com is also the offical store for Purple Day®.

Epilepsy affects MORE people than:  

  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Alzheimer’s Disease  COMBINED!

1 in 26 people have epilepsy and 1 in 10 will have a seizure sometime during their life!

Unfortunately, more people will die this year from epilepsy than breast cancer!

Epilepsy can happen to ANYONE, AT ANYTIME, AT ANY AGE!

That is why THE Epilepsy Association is here!

The Epilepsy Association has been awarded both a “Top-Rated Non Profit”© and the GuideStar® “Platinum” Transparency seal.





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The Epilepsy Association is registered with the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.  A copy of the official registration and financial information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling  1-800-435-7352 toll-free within the state. (Registration does not imply endorsement, approval, or recommendation by the state.)


Epilepsy Association of Central Florida