Epilepsy In Children
Around one in every 200 children in Ireland has epilepsy. Information on a wide range of issues is available by following the links below.
NEW - New Beginnings
A guide to your child's epilepsy is available for download below.
Management of Chronic Conditions at School a resource produced by Epilepsy Ireland and three other charities is available for download below.
With the support of the INTO, the pack includes a 9 minute DVD on managing each condition at school. When a teacher is informed that a student with one of these conditions will be in their class, as a first step, they should take the time to view the relevant DVD.
We are also pleased to include Guide to Childhood Accidents, Emergencies & Illnesses, published by The National Children's Hospital, Tallaght for download. (See below - Amended 2013)