About us

Epilepsy ACT

Epilepsy Association ACT Inc.

To provide accessible support,  information, education and connections for people living with epilepsy in the ACT.

About us

Epilepsy ACT (Epilepsy Association ACT Inc.) is a not-for-profit, self-help community service organisation formed in 1982 to provide services for people with epilepsy, their families and the community.

Today Epilepsy ACT provides support, reassurance, advocacy, referral and information to people with epilepsy. We promote understanding of epilepsy through education and increased community awareness.

Our Objectives

Connect

Connect with every person living with epilepsy in our region and create opportunities to meaningfully connect with each other.

Support

Maintain a local service, that fills gaps in existing service provision, with a team who provide personal, non-judgemental, practical and flexible support.

Inform

Provide free access to current, appropriate and accessible epilepsy information resources.

Educate

Deliver and promote innovative community education and awareness programs to ensure that every person living with epilepsy can live, go to school, or work in a safe, supportive and understanding environment.

Thrive

Manage a viable organisation with a sustainable funding model and reduced reliance on government funding.

Annual Report

Our Team

Work with Us

Epilepsy ACT are currently recruiting for a Epilepsy Support & Training Officer – Registered Nurse.

If you would like to apply  please include a covering letter and a CV which addresses the Responsibilities and Duties outlined in the position description below.

Epilepsy Support & Training Officer Position Description – November 2021

Forward applications via email to: director@epilepsyact.org.au

Shortlisting will occur as applications are received and only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

National Help Line

1300 852 853

Opening Hours

Monday – Thursday 9am – 4pm

FridayClosed

Saturday – SundayClosed