We are partnering with RapidSOS to bring S.A.F.E. members free mobile safety & security! Members receive one year free to the Haven app. 

For more information about RapidSOS and the Haven app, visit www.rapidsos.com

Want to see the South Carolina Stingrays in action - wearing our special purple, epilepsy awareness jerseys? 


Worn on December 12, 2015 at Hockey Heroes For Epilepsy - they look awesome!


Check out this video!  
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4sRqvIt889M​

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Disability Benefits & Employment:
Make it Work for You!
Are you interested in going to work or increasing your earnings?
Do you need information on how working will affect your disability benefits (SSI & SSDI)?
Do you want to connect with local agencies that can assist with finding a job and providing supports? 
Please join us for this FREE community event!
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 22, 2017
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Trident SC Works Center
1930 Hanahan Road, Suite 200
North Charleston, SC 29406
For more information, call 1-800-681-7715 or TTY 864-235-8798
or Email Sandy Jordan at sjordan@able-sc.org
Reasonable accommodation requests must be made by 02/15/2017

Agencies Represented:
Able South Carolina
AccessAbility
Protection & Advocacy for People with Disabilities, Inc.
SC Works
SC Client Assistance Program
SC Commission for the Blind
SC Vocational Rehabilitation Department
Walton Options for Independent LivingBoost Post


Want to learn more about the SC Compassionate Care Act and the current state of this bill? Want to become an active advocate in educating our legislators, residents of our state, and others? Join us on Saturday, February 11 at Cathedral Church (3790 Ashley Phosphate Road, North Charleston). We will be meeting in Bldg A, Room 103 at 11am.

Jill Swing, founder of SC Compassion group, will be on hand to share information and show you how to become involved!

Need prescription assistance?

Be sure to visit our resources page! 

(843) 991-7144              karen@scepilepsy.org

Erick Gordon, SAFE representative, helps present a donation of 110 caps to the MUSC Neurophysiology department.  The caps are used for patients scheduled for both inpatient and outpatient EEG's.

Watch this video about epilepsy, produced by SC ETV.  Members of SAFE are featured and their stories are shared!  

Thank you to everyone that helped make

this video a huge success!

When you shop at AmazonSmile,

Amazon donates 0.5% of the purchase price to

South Carolina Advocates For Epilepsy.

Bookmark the link http://smile.amazon.com/ch/45-1453429 and support S.A.F.E. every time you shop! 

Take the right steps in preventing and helping Adults in a time of need. This will give you tips, on how to be SAFE.

No child wants to experience a seizure nor does any adult want to see an innocent child suffer through a seizure. Read through our tips on how to help and protect children in times of need.

We currently have five chapters in the state, with more starting in the future. View which is closest to you and learn more information about their meetings and events.

South Carolina Advocates For Epilepsy devotes its energy to passionately advocating for members of the epilepsy community.


Vital components to improving the quality of life for all epilepsy patients include our commitment to raising the level of awareness in our state, removing the stigma often associated with seizures and epilepsy, teaching seizure first-aid throughout our communities and providing educational opportunities and social activities to all our members.

EDUCATE


Advocate


​​Be sure to visit our

 "Stroll Info" tab for

​more information!

Epilepsy Patients - Fear Us Not


2016 Epilepsy Awareness Month video

Epilepsy - A Personal Perspective

2015 awareness video 

                  To receive your free year of Haven, as a member of S.A.F.E., visit this link:                            https://rapidsos.com/referrals/safe/

 To view the press release announcing our partnership with RapidSOS, please visit:  https://www.rapidsos.com/SouthCarolinaAdvocatesForEpilepsyPartnershipPressRelease.pdf/

Would you like to make a donation to s.a.f.e.?


Make checks out to S.A.F.E. and mail to
PO Box 943 Goose Creek, SC 29445
​or select the "Donate" button below.

Thank you for supporting
epilepsy awareness!
Erick Gordon

Erick is the inspiration behind S.A.F.E., read his amazing story here.

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