Epilepsy South Africa

Igniting the Flame of Potential

Epilepsy SA, originally established in 1967 under the name South African National Epilepsy League (SANEL), serves as the sole national non-profit organization in the country dedicated to providing specialized and comprehensive services to individuals with epilepsy.

Our primary focus is on improving the quality of life for those living with epilepsy and those affected by it.

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Igniting the Flame of Potential

Epilepsy South Africa

Epilepsy SA, originally established in 1967 under the name South African National Epilepsy League (SANEL), serves as the sole national non-profit organization in the country dedicated to providing specialized and comprehensive services to individuals with epilepsy.

Our primary focus is on improving the quality of life for those living with epilepsy and those affected by it.

Our Mission

To promote the human rights
of persons with Epilepsy.

Our Vision

To see a world where people with epilepsy are included and accepted without discrimination.

Epilepsy SA National Indaba 2024 (ONLINE LINK)

From 12 – 18 Feb 2024, we both celebrate those living with Epilepsy, and challenge...

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The Intersectoral Global Action Plan, is a major WHO effort to destigmatise Epilepsy and other Neurological Disorders through policy changes.

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Do you need information about Epilepsy and its treatment? We have a range of downloadable information toolkits and posters that you can use.

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The Intersectoral Global Action Plan (IGAP)

The Intersectoral Global Action Plan (IGAP) is an important process that will inform and support people with Epilepsy and their loved ones across South Africa. This video series helps people to understand the global Epilepsy communities’ focus and dedication to making the world an inclusive society for all people with Epilepsy and other Neurological Conditions.

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