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Purple Day 2016 sees Epilepsy Lifestyle extend services nationally

It is 2 years to the day since we launched Epilepsy Lifestyle, the charity dedicated to improving the lives of children and adults with epilepsy by providing solutions to the issues commonly facing those with an epilepsy diagnosis. Our ‘Night Time Monitoring Programme’, which provides potentially...

Successful end to 2015

2015 was a fantastic year for us at Epilepsy Lifestyle and thanks to the generosity of our local community we finished the year in style. Throughout December we ran a fundraising page on Virgin Money Giving and raised a wonderful £243.75 from people who kindly donated to us...

Harry’s Get in Tune for Epilepsy Lifestyle

To support us at Epilepsy Lifestyle Harry Ramsden’s, Eastbourne is set to launch a series of live music events “Sounds by the Seaside” this November. The events, which kick off on Saturday 14 November from 6.30 - 8.15pm, have free entry and the talented Linda Carpenter, well known...

Charity Expansion thanks to Hall and Woodhouse

Epilepsy Lifestyle is delighted to announce that we are expanding our services into West Sussex thanks to a fantastic £700 grant from Hall and Woodhouse. Chairperson, Marie, and charity treasurer, Ian, were invited along to the Hall and Woodhouse Awards evening on Friday 25th September where they...

Epilepsy Lifestyle named as Harry Ramsden’s Eastbourne charity

We are absolutely delighted to announce that Epilepsy Lifestyle has beaten off stiff competition to be selected as Harry Ramsden’s local Charity for the remainder of the year. This follows an initiative by the world famous fish and chip brand, whereby local charities in each of its...

Happy 1st Birthday Epilepsy Lifestyle

Epilepsy Lifestyle is 1 year old and what an amazing year it has been. Launching a brand new charity is always a risk as there are so many charities out there doing fantastic work and it was important to us not to duplicate. That is...

Christmas Pudding Race raises over £300

On Saturday 20th December over 300 people took part in the Christmas Pudding Race at Ashburnham Place, raising over £300 for Epilepsy Lifestyle. The two lap multi-terrain 5 mile race took place in this unique setting and was a rare opportunity to run through the grounds...

Epilepsy Lifestyle receives Registered Charity Status

Epilepsy Lifestyle is absolutely delighted to announce that we have been officially registered as a Charitable Incorporated Organisation, registration number 1158587. It has taken less than 6 months since our launch date, back on Purple Day in March, to raise the £5,000 required by the Charity Commission...

People’s Postcode Trust grant £2,000 for night-time monitoring equipment

Epilepsy Lifestyle is absolutely delighted to announce that The People's Postcode Trust has awarded us a grant of £2,000 for our ever popular 'Night-time Monitoring Scheme'  The People’s Postcode Trust is a grant-giving charity funded entirely by players of People’s Postcode Lottery and the £2,000 granted to Epilepsy Lifestyle...