Tag Archives: epilepsy

How EPI-HAB Can Accommodate Job Placement Centers with Clients Who Have Disabilities

People with disabilities face a host of employment barriers, including a lingering stigma that can foster job discrimination. They are twice as likely to be unemployed when compared to the general population, according to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics—yet roughly half of unemployed people with developmental disabilities say they want to work. EPI-HAB […]

Q&A: EPI-HAB’s New President on Priorities and Opportunities

Torrey Rogers selected to lead the Phoenix nonprofit forward EPI-HAB Phoenix, Inc. is thrilled to announce the appointment of Torrey Rogers as the organization’s new president. Rogers succeeds Matt Redmann, who retired after serving in the role for more than 13 years. Rogers, who took the helm at the beginning of the month, is new […]

Updates & Advances in Epilepsy Treatment

Epilepsy is a chronic neurological condition that is characterized by recurring seizures. The diagnosis is established when a person experiences two or more unprovoked seizures separated by at least 24 hours. The complex disorder affects people of all ages, races and ethnicities and can oftentimes be unpredictable. Some individuals with epilepsy have multiple seizures every […]

Phoenix Children’s Hospital Brings Revolutionary Epilepsy Treatment to Patients

Epilepsy is a chronic neurological condition that is characterized by recurring seizures. The diagnosis is established when a person experiences two or more unprovoked seizures separated by at least 24 hours. The complex disorder affects people of all ages, races and ethnicities and can oftentimes be unpredictable. Some individuals with epilepsy have multiple seizures every […]

EPI-HAB Gifts $5,000 to Child-Focused Respite and Palliative Care Facility

Donation to Ryan House is sixth in series celebrating “Six Decades of Service” Yesterday, EPI-HAB Phoenix, Inc. made a $5,000 donation to Ryan House, a child-focused respite and palliative care facility in Phoenix. To commemorate 60 years in business, EPI-HAB is donating a total of $60,000 to local nonprofits in the coming months. The organization […]

EPI-HAB Donates $6,000 to Arizona’s Only Tuition-Free, Special Needs Summer Camp

Donation to Lions Camp Tatiyee is fifth in series celebrating “Six Decades of Service”   To commemorate 60 years in business, EPI-HAB Phoenix, Inc. is donating a total of $60,000 to local nonprofits in the coming months. To-date, EPI-HAB’s “Six Decades of Service” celebration has included giving: $6,600  to Lura Turner Homes $5,300 to The Epilepsy Foundation […]

EPI-HAB Announces “Six Decades of Service” Donation to Arizona’s 5K for Epilepsy

Staying true to our organization’s values, EPI-HAB Phoenix, Inc. is a proud supporter of the Epilepsy Foundation of Arizona.  In September, we made a donation to support the Waves of Change for Epilepsy Gala and now (pictured) a donation for the Epilepsy Foundation’s 5k for Epilepsy to be held in March. The Epilepsy Foundation of Arizona […]

EPI-HAB to Donate a Total of $60,000 to Local Not-For-Profit Organizations and Charitable Causes

As EPI-HAB approaches its 60th anniversary, we would like to celebrate and reflect upon the valued service and meaningful work we have provided to companies and individuals within our Greater Phoenix Metropolitan community. Over our “Six Decades of Service,” we’ve come a long way from our humble beginnings but have always remained true to our mission. […]

5 Facts You Should Know About Epilepsy

  November is National Epilepsy Awareness Month. Epilepsy is the fourth most common neurological disease in the U.S., yet it remains misunderstood by many. Below are five facts everyone should know about epilepsy.   Epilepsy is a neurological disorder. Epilepsy is a neurological disorder in which brain activity becomes abnormal, causing seizures or periods of […]

EPI-HAB Supports Epilepsy Foundation of Arizona, Attends Gala

Staying true to our organization’s values, EPI-HAB Phoenix, Inc. recently sponsored a table at the Waves of Change for Epilepsy Gala. Four board members and their guests as well as EPI-HAB controller Torrey Rogers and his guest represented our organization’s commitment to the Epilepsy Foundation of Arizona. The Great Gatsby-themed event took place at the […]