Diagnosis-Based Assistance Programs for Epilepsy

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Programs are listed in alphabetical order by national first then alphabetically by state.

52 Diagnosis-Based Assistance Programs for Epilepsy.

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Program Name Summary Services Provided Areas of Service
Assistance Fund, Inc. - Epilepsy Copay Assistance Program Provides financial assistance for out-of-pocket costs for copays, deductibles, and coinsurance to patients diagnosed with Epilepsy. Insurance Co-Payments; Financial Assistance National
Canine Partners for Life - Service Dog Program Provides service dogs to people with a disability or medical condition covered by the program. Service Animals National
Chelsea Hutchison Foundation Provides seizure-prediction devices and financial assistance for seizure-response dogs for individuals who have epilepsy. Equipment (Misc.)/Electronics; Service Animals National
Danny Did Grant Program Program provides financial assistance for a device to qualified individuals diagnosed with epilepsy. Equipment (Misc.)/Electronics; Medical Supplies/Expenses; Financial Assistance National
DSF Patient Assistance Grant Program Provides financial assistance to patients with Dravet syndrome and related epilepsies. Assistive Technology/Adaptive Equipment; Durable Medical Equipment; Financial Assistance National
Epilepsy Foundation - J. Kiffin Penry Patient Travel Assistance Fund Provides travel expenses assistance for medical care and/or treatment to individuals with or affected by epilepsy/seizure disorder. Travel Expenses/Gas Cards National
HealthWell Foundation - Pediatric Assistance Fund Provides financial assistance for insurance co-payments. Insurance Co-Payments National
Jeanne A. Carpenter Epilepsy Legal Defense Fund Provides financial assistance for legal services to individuals who have epilepsy. Legal Services/Expenses National
Josh Provides Epilepsy Assistance Foundation Program provides several services for individuals affected by epilepsy or other seizure disorders. Please note program does not provide funding for anti-seizure medication. Durable Medical Equipment; Medical Services; Service Animals; Testing/Screening; Travel Expenses/Gas Cards; Educational/Recreational/Exercise/Therapeutic Programs National
Paws With A Cause Provides assistance dogs for people with physical disabilities, hearing impairment, seizure disorders, or for children with autism. Service Animals National
VNS Therapy Access Program Provides a free Vagus Nerve Stimulation (VNS) device for patients with epilepsy. Treatments and Procedures National
Alaska Chronic & Acute Medical Assistance (CAMA) Program Provides financial assistance to residents with a medical condition covered by program. Medical Expenses; Medical Supplies/Expenses; Medications/Medication Expenses; Testing/Screening; Treatments and Procedures Alaska
Angel View Day Program Provides respite care adults who have a qualifying disability. Insurance Coverage; Medical Services; Respite Care/Expenses; Travel Expenses/Gas Cards; Educational/Recreational/Exercise/Therapeutic Programs California - Coachella Valley
Angel View Outreach Provides financial and other types of assistance to children and young adults who have a qualifying physical or developmental disability. Assistive Technology/Adaptive Equipment; Equipment (Misc.)/Electronics; Medical Services; Medical Supplies/Expenses; Travel Expenses/Gas Cards; Information & Referral/Counseling Services/Case Management California - Coachella Valley
California Department of Health Care Services - California Children's Services (CCS) Provides medical care to children who have physical limitations and chronic health conditions or diseases. Durable Medical Equipment; Medical Services; Other; Testing/Screening; Treatments and Procedures California
Realm of Caring Foundation, Inc. - Realm Cares Financial Aid Provides financial assistance for alternative therapies not covered by insurance to Colorado or California residents. Financial Assistance California
Epilepsy Association of Central Florida - Melbourne Office Program provides discounted or free epilepsy health care services, and other services to patients in need residing in the Central Florida area. Medical Services; Information & Referral/Counseling Services/Case Management Florida - Brevard, Orange, Osceola and Seminole counties
Epilepsy Association of Central Florida - Orlando Office Program provides discounted or free epilepsy health care services, and other services to patients in need residing in the Central Florida area. Medical Services; Information & Referral/Counseling Services/Case Management Florida - Orange, Seminole, and Osceola counties
Epilepsy Association of the Big Bend (EABB) - Panama City Program provides various services to children and adults diagnosed with or at risk of epilepsy, and live in Florida. Medical Expenses; Medical Jewelry/Clothing/Blankets; Medications/Medication Expenses; Testing/Screening; Information & Referral/Counseling Services/Case Management Florida - Holmes, Jackson, Washington, Bay and Gulf counties
Epilepsy Association of the Big Bend (EABB) - Tallahassee Program provides various services to children and adults diagnosed with or at risk of epilepsy, and live in Florida. Medical Expenses; Medical Jewelry/Clothing/Blankets; Medications/Medication Expenses; Testing/Screening; Information & Referral/Counseling Services/Case Management Florida - Calhoun, Liberty, Franklin, Gadsden, Jefferson, Leon, Madison, Taylor, And Wakulla counties
Epilepsy Foundation of Florida - Medical Services Provides financial assistance for emergency situations and other services to residents with epilepsy and seizure disorders. Medical Services; Medications/Medication Expenses; Testing/Screening; Treatments and Procedures Florida - lachua, Baker, Bradford, Broward, Citrus, Clay, Columbia, Dade, Dixie, Duval, Escambia, Flagler, Gilchrist, Hamilton, Hernando, Indian River, Lafayette, Lake, Levy, Marion, Martin, Monroe, Nassau, Okaloosa, Okeechobee, Palm Beach, Putman, Santa Rosa, St. Lucie, St. Johns, Sumter, Suwannee, Union, Volusia and Walton counties
Epilepsy Services of Southwest Florida - Headquarters Program provides critical medical attention including access to consultation with neurologists, diagnostic testing and assistance accessing medications to low income and uninsured individuals who are at-risk for epilepsy. Medical Services; Information & Referral/Counseling Services/Case Management Florida - Charlotte, Collier, Desoto, Glades, Hendry, Lee, Manatee and Sarasota counties
Florida Department of Health - Epilepsy Medication Program (EMP) Program provides generic medications to Florida residents diagnosed with epilepsy. Medications/Medication Expenses Florida
Suncoast Epilepsy Association (SEA) Program provides a broad array of services for individuals who suffer from epilepsy and related illnesses. Insurance Co-Payments; Medical Expenses; Medications/Medication Expenses; Testing/Screening; Information & Referral/Counseling Services/Case Management Florida - Pinellas and Pasco counties
Topaz Canine Services - Seizure Response Provides services dogs to individuals with epilepsy. Service Animals Florida - Ft. Myers
Epilepsy Foundation of Georgia Provides education, doctor referrals, summer camp programs, and emergency medication to needy epilepsy patients living in Georgia. Medications/Medication Expenses; Other; Educational/Recreational/Exercise/Therapeutic Programs Georgia
Epilepsy Foundation of Southeast Tennessee Provides financial assistance for medications to individuals who have epilepsy. Medications/Medication Expenses Georgia - Catoosa, Dade, Walker and Whitfield counties
Georgia Department of Public Health - Children's Medical Services (CMS) Program provides medical care, durable medical equipment, and other services not paid for by medicaid or private insurance to children diagnosed with a chronic medical condition covered by program. Assistive Technology/Adaptive Equipment; Durable Medical Equipment; Equipment (Misc.)/Electronics; Medical Services; Testing/Screening; Transportation Services; Information & Referral/Counseling Services/Case Management Georgia
Georgia Department of Public Health - Children's Medical Services (CMS) Provides financial assistance with medical care and medications for children with a medical condition covered by the program. Durable Medical Equipment; Medical Services; Medical Supplies/Expenses; Medications/Medication Expenses; Testing/Screening; Treatments and Procedures Georgia
Epilepsy Foundation of Hawaii Provides supportive services to individuals who have epilepsy. Legal Services/Expenses; Educational/Recreational/Exercise/Therapeutic Programs Hawaii
Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Southern Illinois Provides several types of assistance to residents with epilepsy or a developmental disability. Respite Care/Expenses; Testing/Screening; Travel Expenses/Gas Cards Illinois - Bond, Clinton, Madison, Monroe, Randolph, St. Clair, Washington, Alexander, Clay, Crawford, Edwards, Effingham, Fayette, Franklin, Hamilton, Hardin, Gallatin, Jackson,Jasper, Jefferson, Johnson, Lawrence, Marion, Massac, Perry, Pope, Pulaski, Richland, Saline, Union, Wabash, Wayne, White, and Williamson counties
University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) - Core Program Provides financial assistance with medical care and medications for children with a medical condition covered by the program. Equipment (Misc.)/Electronics; Medical Services; Medical Supplies/Expenses; Medications/Medication Expenses; Travel Expenses/Gas Cards; Information & Referral/Counseling Services/Case Management Illinois
Indiana Children's Special Health Care Services (CSHCS) Provides financial assistance with medical care and medications for children with a medical condition covered by the program. Co-Insurance; Medical Services; Medications/Medication Expenses; Travel Expenses/Gas Cards Indiana
Indiana State Department of Health - Children's Special Health Care Services Provides financial assistance for treatment to families with a child who has a serious medical condition. Dental/Orthodontic Services; Durable Medical Equipment; Medical Services; Medications/Medication Expenses; Testing/Screening; Treatments and Procedures Indiana
Kansas Children & Youth with Special Health Care Needs (CYSHCN) Provides financial assistance with medical care and medications for children with a condition covered by the program. Durable Medical Equipment; Medical Services; Medications/Medication Expenses; Treatments and Procedures Kansas
Kentucky Office for Children with Special Health Care Needs (OCSHCN) Program provides comprehensive care to eligible children and youth of Kentucky with special care needs. Dental/Orthodontic Services; Durable Medical Equipment; Medical Foods and Nutritional Supplements; Medical Services; Medications/Medication Expenses; Testing/Screening; Travel Expenses/Gas Cards Kentucky
Epilepsy Foundation New England - Financial Assistance Program Program provides individuals diagnosed with epilepsy a one-time award ranging from $50 to $1000 to assist during time of need. Child Care/Child Care Expenses; Durable Medical Equipment; Equipment (Misc.)/Electronics; Insurance Co-Payments; Living Expenses/Household Expenses; Medical Expenses; Medications/Medication Expenses; Respite Care/Expenses; Transportation Services; Educational/Recreational/Exercise/Therapeutic Programs Maine
Can Do Canines - Mobility Assist Dogs Program provides service animals to individuals with physical disabilities, neurological disorders and debilitating chronic illnesses that affect their mobility. Service Animals Minnesota
Can Do Canines - Seizure Assist Dogs Provides service animals to individuals with seizure disorders. Service Animals Minnesota
Ayden’s Alliance - Special Needs/Disability Financial Assistance Program provides financial assistance to help Missouri families affected by a special need, chronic or terminal medical condition afford the access to medical cannabis. Medical Expenses; Financial Assistance Missouri
Epilepsy Foundation of Mississippi - Dr. Victor G. Dostrow Emergency Medication Fund Provides short-term financial assistance for medications to uninsured or underinsured individuals who have epilepsy. Medications/Medication Expenses Mississippi
Special Health Care Needs Program Provides financial assistance with medical care and medications for children with a medical condition covered by the program. Medical Expenses; Medical Services; Medications/Medication Expenses; Testing/Screening; Treatments and Procedures Missouri
New Mexico Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs (CYSHCN) Provides financial assistance with medical care and medications for children with a medical condition covered by the program. Dental/Orthodontic Services; General; Insurance Premiums; Medical Expenses; Medical Foods and Nutritional Supplements; Medical Services; Medications/Medication Expenses; Other New Mexico
Empowering People's Independence (EPI) Provides a variety of services including respite service and financial reimbursement for goods or services to people who have epilepsy. Assistive Technology/Adaptive Equipment; Home/Vehicle - Repairs/Modifications; Lodging/Housing Services/Expenses; Medications/Medication Expenses; Other; Respite Care/Expenses; Educational/Recreational/Exercise/Therapeutic Programs New York - Rochester, Syracuse, Binghamton, Monroe, Genesee, Livingston, Wayne and Ontario
EPIC Long Island Provides several types of assistance to residents with epilepsy or a developmental disability. Lodging/Housing Services/Expenses; Medical Services; Respite Care/Expenses; Mental Health Services/Expenses New York - Long Island
Epilepsy Foundation Metropolitan New York Provides financial assistance for medications to individuals who have epilepsy. Financial Assistance New York - Metropolitan New York
Division of Special Health Services (SHS) Provides financial assistance with medical care and medications individuals with special health care needs and their families. Medical Expenses; Medical Services; Medications/Medication Expenses; Testing/Screening; Treatments and Procedures North Dakota
Epilepsy Foundation of Western Ohio - Emergency Prescription Assistance Provides medications for emergency situations to individuals who have epilepsy. Medications/Medication Expenses; Other Ohio - Western counties: Auglaize, Champaign, Clark, Darke, Greene, Logan, Mercer, Miami, Montgomery, Preble, and Shelby
Ohio Department of Health - Children with Medical Handicaps (CMH) Provides diagnosis, treatment and medical care for children who have medical conditions covered by the program. Medical Services; Testing/Screening; Treatments and Procedures Ohio
Epilepsy Foundation of Virginia Provides several types of assistance to residents with epilepsy. Medications/Medication Expenses; Travel Expenses/Gas Cards Virginia
Lifespan Respite Network Provides financial assistance for respite services to residents with epilepsy. Respite Care/Expenses Wisconsin - Dodge County
Wyoming Department of Health - Children's Special Healthcare Program (CSH) Financial assistance for medical conditions covered by the program for children. Equipment (Misc.)/Electronics; Medical Services; Medications/Medication Expenses; Testing/Screening; Travel Expenses/Gas Cards Wyoming