Epilepsy Tasmania

About us 

Epilepsy Tasmania is a not-for-profit community organisation that has been improving the quality of life of Tasmanians with epilepsy, and those around them, through education, coordination and support for over 40 years.

CEO, Wendy Groot, is Chair of the national Epilepsy Australia coalition.

Epilepsy Tasmania is committed to bringing epilepsy out of the shadows and breaking down the stigma and discrimination associated with epilepsy in Tasmania.

Its vision is to ensure all Tasmanians who have epilepsy have the same opportunities as the broader community.

Its statewide services and support include: Epilepsy Friendly Workplace training,  Epilepsy Smart School training, Epilepsy Connect peer support, Open Gardens for Epilepsy fundraising and awareness.