Patients, family members & friends are invited to participate in support groups that are located in the Atlanta Metropolitan area.
Atlanta Metro South – Newnan
Date: Third Tuesday of Each Month
Time: 7:00 pm, Childcare will be provided.
Location: Crossroads Church, Room 113
Newnan, Georgia 30265
For more information about this support group please contact Claudia Woodruff at (404)527-7155.
North Fulton – Roswell
Date: Third Wednesday of Each Month
Location: North Fulton Hospital – Classroom A
3000 Hospital Boulevard
Roswell, Georgia 30076
For more information, please contact the support group leader Tim Ulmer at (770) 667-9363 or (404) 729-3322.
Pediatric Support Groups/Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Ages 7-teen
Date: Second Tuesday of Each Month
Time: 6:00-7:30 pm
Location: Children’s Epilepsy Center at the Scottish Rite Campus
1001 Johnson Ferry Road NE
Atlanta, Georgia 30342
Includes: Parent-Caregiver Education/Support Group, Children with Seizures (and siblings) Support Group and a break out teen coping group.
Parents/Caregivers Meet in Hospital Board Room, children/teens meet in the Medical Office Building (MOB) Suite 180.
Please RSVP before the day of group with the number in your party attending and the name/age of your child(ren) coming to firstname.lastname@example.org, for group planning purposes. To learn more please visit CHOA’s website. Note: Groups are subject to cancellation if not enough attendees RSVP.
Below is a list of Meeting Dates:
September 13, 2016
November 8, 2016
December 13, 2016
Date: Last Saturday of Each Month
Time: 10am – 12pm
Location: Latin American Association
2750 Buford Highway
Atlanta, Georgia 30324
For more information or questions, please contact Luz Lopez at (678)768-7633.
eCommunities (Online Support Group)
eCommunities is an online forum offered through the Epilepsy Foundation of America. This serves as an online support group for those unable to attend their local support group meetings, friends and family needing support and is helpful to those who are uncomfortable speaking out about their epilepsy.
To learn more or to sign up, please go the eCommunities page on the National website.
Parent & Family (Phone Support Network)
Parent to Parent of Georgia