The Epilepsy Association Mural Project
“Beyond the Storm” by Katherine Chilcote

A community art project to build a common dialect of hope and healing.  This Project allows us to tell our story, generate awareness, secure resources and revitalize a neighborhood. The mural is located at the Epilepsy Association Office at 2831 Prospect Avenue, Cleveland, Ohio 44115

The following individuals/foundations contributed to the Project
and we are so very grateful for their support.

The Char and Chuck Fowler Family Foundation
  Amy E. Kellogg -  Frank H. Porter Jr. - J. Patrick and Diane Spirnak
Tuni and Lee Chilcote - Kathy and James Pender - Reginald and Lynn Shiverick
Medical Mutual
 Kitt and Mark Holcomb - Paula Sauer

Supported By:



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Join the Epilepsy Association for a Kentucky Derby-themed Reverse Raffle at its new date and time of year! The 7th annual event is on Thursday, April 30th 6:00-9:00 PM at the Ariel International Center 1163 East 40th Street, Cleveland Ohio 44114.

Limited tickets are available and each $85 ticket includes parking, cocktails, dinner, and a chance to win the main board cash prize! Click here to purchase your tickets!




Registration is now open for the eRACE 5K and 1 Mile Run/ Walk & Family Day. The event takes place on Sunday, June 14 beginning and ending at the beautiful Gazebo at Coe Lake in Berea, Ohio. Your participation will raise awareness and eRACE the historic stigma associated with epilepsy.

Click here to register.




Parents Inspiring Kids with Epilepsy & Seizure Disorders
 P.I.K.E.S. is a parent support group open to all parents of children with epilepsy. The group meets the second Tuesday of each month from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. at rotating locations. Click here to join

January, April, July, October– Parma Library
6996 Powers Blvd, Parma, Ohio
February, May, August, November– Westlake Porter Public Library
27333 Center Ridge Road, Westlake, Ohio
March, June, September, December– Mayfield Library
500 SOM Center Road, Mayfield, Ohio

Kids and Family Program

Do you have a child with epilepsy?  Are you searching for answers? Are you feeling overwhelmed or stressed?

The Kids and Family Program is a free service designed to help parents overcome obstacles in managing a child’s epilepsy. The service is provided by an Epilepsy Association social worker who will meet with you privately in the comfort of your own home or at the Epilepsy Association office.

For more information click here

Professionals with Epilepsy

Great new opportunity to mingle and munch!

Who: Professionals with epilepsy looking to connect with other career -oriented individuals like themselves.
When: Thursday, February 26th 5:30 p.m.- 7:00 p.m.
Where: Tommy's Restaurant
1824 Coventry Road, Cleveland Heights, Ohio

For more information please contact the Epilepsy Association 216-579-1330

For more information click here



Increase your awareness of epilepsy and seizures and learn how to respond to students who have seizures. Be SMART about Epilepsy in an on-line e-book for all school personnel. These materials will help create a safe and healthy environment for students with epilepsy. Click here.

Free programs and faculty in-services are available for area schools.  A puppet show is available for younger students. Call the Association or click here for more information. 



Purpose Statement

We believe education and awareness are imperative to treatment, acceptance, equitable division of resources and the inherent right of every individual impacted by epilepsy to lead a happy, healthy and productive life.



For children, adults and families in Northeast Ohio impacted by epilepsy we will raise awareness in the community, provide education, advocacy and direct services that lead to an increased understanding of the disorder and to better management of the condition, resilience, personal fulfillment, independence and the ability to contribute meaningfully to the community.


More Info


Tickets are still available for the Reverse Raffle fundraiser on April 30, Click here to purchase your tickets!

eRACE 5K and 1 Mile Registration is now open, Click here to register.

click here for 2013 Annual Report

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List of community resources to help manage epilepsy is now posted.

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Epilepsy Association  2831 Prospect Ave  Cleveland, Ohio 44115-2606
Phone: 216-579-1330