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Epilepsy Foundation of America
The Epilepsy Foundation of America provides information and resources for individuals affected by epilepsy.
Epilepsy Foundation of Arizona
The Epilepsy Foundation of Arizona is a nonprofit organization dedicated to the prevention and control of seizure disorders. It is committed to improving the lives of people affected by epilepsy through information, support group programs, and advocacy.
International Bureau for Epilepsy (IBE)
The IBE was established in 1961 as an organization of laypersons and professionals interested in the medical and nonmedical aspects of epilepsy. The IBE addresses such social problems as education, employment, insurance, driving- license restrictions, and public awareness. The Bureau also works closely with the ILAE. IBE is funded mainly by membership dues from its chapters and by financial support from other contributors.
International League Against Epilepsy (ILAE)
The ILAE was founded by a group of international neurologists in Budapest in 1909. The ILAE advances and disseminates knowledge about epilepsy; promotes research, education, and training; and improves services and care for patients, especially by prevention, diagnosis, and treatment.