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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
2564 GA-154
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
Time: 7:00pm
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 5-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.
Parents/Caregivers Meet in Hospital Board Room, children/teens meet in the Medical Office Building (MOB) Suite 180.

To learn more please visit CHOA’s website. Contact Heather Bernard at heather.bernard@choa.org, or call 404-785-2284 for more details.

Below is a list of 2018 Meeting Dates:

 

January 9th

February 13th

March 13th

April 10th

May 8th

June 12th

July 10th

August 14th

September 11th

October 9th

November 13th

December 11th

Hispanic Outreach

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
Susan Brown
1-800-229-2038