About Us

Epilepsy SA was established in 1967 as the South African National Epilepsy League (SANEL). It is the only national organisation in South Africa offering specialised and comprehensive services to persons with and affected by epilepsy and other neurological disorders. Our aim is to enhance and improve the quality of life of our target groups.

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We pray all our readers weathered the 'Covid Storm' well, and can see the way forward to a new normal, be it a new job, working environment or way of working, change in lifestyle or residence, new responsibilities etc. Covid has certainly been another hurdle and a game changer in life, much the same as we have to a lesser extent with Epilepsy. When we are down, we get up and dust ourselves off, before moving ahead with positivity. Read more

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