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Welcome to the Epilepsy Foundation of NJ

What’s New

“Special Day in the Sun”

Annual beach day for families affected by epilepsy” Read article

Meet our Student Ambassador: Chantal

Meet our newest student ambassador raising awareness of epilepsy and fundraising for our first ever Glow Walk Run event in Jersey City. Read about Chantal

Scholarship recipients announced

EFNJ selected five high school seniors with epilepsy to receive $1,000 scholarships to pursue high education. Read more

Upcoming Events
Jan
12
Mon
9:00 am Managing Students with Seizures ... @ Morris-Union Jointure Commission
Managing Students with Seizures ... @ Morris-Union Jointure Commission
Jan 12 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
This 3 hour long training is designed to provide resources and supplementary materials that will assist the school nurse with better managing and supporting students with seizures and epilepsy. The training will also prepare the school nurse to educate their
Mar
22
Sun
1:00 pm 4th Annual Paint the Pony Purple... @ The Stone Pony
4th Annual Paint the Pony Purple... @ The Stone Pony
Mar 22 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Join EFNJ for our 4th Annual Paint the Pony Purple event held at The Stone Pony in Asbury Park. We will have entertainment, refreshments and definitely a lot of purple!
Aug
2
Sun
all-day Camp NOVA @ Linwood MacDonald YMCA
Camp NOVA @ Linwood MacDonald YMCA
Aug 2 – Aug 8 all-day
Camp NOVA is a wonderful opportunity for children and young adults living with epilepsy and other developmental disabilities to enjoy summer camp. Camp NOVA, which provides an exciting and independent camping experience in an environment filled with fun experiences and
Aug
10
Mon
9:30 am Bounce Out the Stigma @ St. Nicholas Greek Church
Bounce Out the Stigma @ St. Nicholas Greek Church
Aug 10 @ 9:30 am – Aug 14 @ 3:00 pm
Bounce Out The Stigma basketball camp is a partnership of Mighty Mike Basketball and The Family Resource Network. The goal of this collaboration is to provide children and young people, with developmental disabilities a chance to learn using basketball as