Epilepsy Scotland

Epilepsy Scotland

Charity information

Epilepsy Scotland

We want to make sure the needs of people with epilepsy are met. This is why we campaign for improved healthcare, better information provision and an end to stigma. In April 2008 Enlighten, Tackling Epilepsy merged with Epilepsy Scotland.

Founded 1954

  • Mission statement

    Epilepsy is one of the most common serious neurological conditions in the world and over 55,000 people across Scotland are being treated for the condition. Epilepsy Scotland aim to ensure that people living with epilepsy have access to high quality medical, social and education support and information services; are free from discrimination and stigma and have the right to determine their own way of life.

    We offer a variety of support and information services including: the Lighthouse Youth Project; providing group and individual support for young people, sensitive training on epilepsy issues to parents and individuals, advice and counselling, holistic therapy, a confidential freephone helpline and information service, high profile policy and campaigning work and a range of accredited training courses.

  • Overview

    Established: November 1954

    Phone number: 01414274911

    Address: 48 Govan Road G51 1JL

    View charity accounts on the Scottish Charity Commission website