Epilepsy Alliance Ohio

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Established 1953

Mission Epilepsy Alliance Ohio is dedicated to supporting those impacted by epilepsy in local communities by confronting the spectrum of challenges created by seizures.

Serving Our Community Epilepsy Alliance Ohio is dedicated to assisting those affected by seizures by providing vital, unduplicated support services to our local communities—free of charge. We’re proud that 100 percent of your donation stays in the communities we serve. Our services include: education programs, individual and family counseling, art therapy, support groups, therapeutic camps, school support, advocacy, and our Young Adult Support Network. One in 10 people will suffer a seizure in their lifetime. The Institute of Medicine states 1 in 26 people will be diagnosed with epilepsy at some point in their lives. In America, epilepsy is as common as breast cancer and takes as many lives. Epilepsy is a disease of the brain characterized by recurrent seizures, and onset can occur at any age without warning.

Board of Directors:
Jack Freyvogel, President
Dale Dean, Secretary
Peggy Clark
Dr. David Ficker
Craig Forrest
Dr. Emily Klatte
Dr. Diego Morita
Erik Richart
Matt Salyers
Chad Schaefer
Nicole Stonitsch
Alyssa Whit

Key Personnel
Kathy Schrag, Executive Director
Mark Findley, Assistant Director
Patty Trotta, Director of Counseling
Tom Koprowski, Director of Commnity Education
Doug Simmons, Director of Advocacy
Angie Knott, Director of Residential Services

Other Ways to Help
Attend Our Events:
• Emerald Miles 5K Run/Walk—March 9, 2019
• Taylor Huth Golf Outing—June 7, 2019
• Mason Run to Erase Epilepsy 10K/5K—November 2019
• Seize Hope Gala at American Sign Museum—November 2019
• Community Care Days, Event Volunteers, General Donations For Support Services

895 Central Ave., Suite 550
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
(513) 721-2905, (877) 804-2241

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