The Epilepsy Advocacy Network shall disseminate information about the cause of epilepsy, consequences and prevention of the disorder to people with epilepsy, their families, and the general public.
488,461 people in Illinois will be diagnosed with epilepsy during their lifetime. That equates to 28,063 people from our region in Illinois.
Consumers with disabilities have the same rights as persons without a disability. The family is the primary social environment for children with developmental disabilities and the basis for lifelong personal relationships as adults. The community is the natural environment in which consumers live, work and play. The fabric of social relationships supports the natural environment.