West Texas Events

Wild West Epilepsy Shootout

 

We excited to announce our annual Wild West Epilepsy Shootout Sporting Clays Tournament! On Friday, September 1, 2017, we invite you to join us for this fun event to benefit the Epilepsy Foundation Texas at the Lubbock Shooting Complex just south of town at 1475 County Rd. 1. This entertaining, unique event will feature a 12 Stand Sporting Clays Tournament and challenge shot side games. At noon we will have lunch and registration with the shoot beginning at 1:00 p.m. There will be an open bar after the tournament that offers networking opportunities for participants and sponsors. Visit www.epilepsyshootout.org to register!

 

 

The Great Epilepsy Steakout 

The Epilepsy Foundation Texas – West Texas is excited to announce our seventh annual Great Epilepsy Steakout, to be held on September 30, 2017 at the Amarillo Civic Center. This Country Chic Gala will feature steak and food cooked by Smitty Brother BBQ, live entertainment by the Buster Bledsoe Band, casino games, as well as, a live and silent auction. Visit www.thegreatepilepsysteakout.com to purchase tickets or make an event donation.

 

 

Camp Neuron®

July 3rd-9th, 2016 Children ages 8-14 Texas Lions Camp Kerrville, Texas

 

Camp Spike ‘n’ Wave®

June 12-18, 2016 Children ages 8-14 Camp For All Burton, Texas

 

Kamp Kaleidoscope®

July 3-9, 2016 Teens ages 15-19 YMCA Collin County Adventure Camp Anna, Texas

Ongoing – Free Legal Clinic

Every third (3rd) Wednesday of the month from 2-4pm. Set up a conference call or stop by the Houston office to discuss legal issues in a confidential setting with an attorney. Schedule an appointment at 888-548-9716. Bilingual attorneys are able to assist you and your family.

 

Ongoing – Online School Nurse Training

Free, Accredited, Online! With this nationwide training, the Epilepsy Foundation Texas’ goal is to educate 800 school nurses across our service area by the end of the year! Please help us reach out to your school district to schedule a presentation or encourage them to take an online course! Each school nurse who completes the in-person or online course receives CEU credit hours. Download flyer with additional details. Contact us at 888-548-9716 or at education@eftx.org for more details or any questions!

Ongoing – El Paso Support Group

Meets every third Thursday of the month / Se junta cada 3era jueves del mes – 5:30pm Living With Epilepsy Support Group / Vivir con epilepsia grupo de apoyo Norte Children’s Development Center 1101 E. Schuster Avenue – El Paso, Texas

Ongoing – Online EMS Training

Free, Accredited, Online! Sign up at http://www.epilepsyfoundation.org/firstresponders/ and click: Access Trainings! Course code is 05. The EMS course, about 60 minutes in length, describes a variety of seizures associated with epilepsy, seizures with other potential causes, appropriate EMS response on scene, and issues to be considered when determining whether or not further medical care is warranted. CECBEMS- approved CE lesson will award 1.5 hours of continuing education credit upon successful completion.