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Epilepsy South Africa
Western Cape

Epilepsy Information

Online Counsellor

Please email our online counsellor with any epilepsy related questions to info@epilepsy.org.za

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Welcome to the Western Cape Branch of Epilepsy South Africa

The Western Cape Branch was established in 1969 in response to the need identified by people living with and affected by epilepsy. 



To provide integrated services that are equitable; acceptable; sustainable and people-centred with and for people with epilepsy and other disabilities and all affected by epilepsy to promote social justice.



Epilepsy South Africa is a dynamic organisation providing developmental services nationally to promote equal opportunities for people with epilepsy and other disabilities.


In keeping with the Vision and Mission, a team of professionals and volunteers offer the following  programmes:

Social Development Programmes

  • Therapeutic Counseling for individuals and families
  • Support groups
  • Public education, training and awareness
  • Disability and Human Rights

Economic Empowerment Programme:

  • Protective Workshops
  • Income Generating Projects
  • Entrepreneurial Skills Development
  • Learnerships
  • Open Labour Market Employment Opportunities

Advocacy Programme:

  • Health Rights
  • Human Rights
  • Social Justice


Please do not hesitate to contact us, regarding ANY questions :

Tel: +27 21 703 9420 or Fax: +27 21 703 2529

Email: wcape@epilepsy.org.zaadmin@epilepsysa-westerncape.co.za

Alternate Website: www.epilepsyeventswc.org.za

Physical Address

Cnr of Cotte & Govan Mbeki Roads
Western Cape
South Africa

Postal Address

PO Box 24573,
Cape Town,
South Africa.