Thurrock epilepsy family fun day
Event Date: Saturday 2 June 2018 – 10:30
Address: Springhouse Sports Club, Springhouse Road, Corringham, SS17 7QT
If your family is affected by epilepsy, then come to our family fun day. It doesn’t matter whether it’s adults or children who have epilepsy in your family, there’s something for all ages.
Learn and meet others
Meet other families affected by the condition
Find out what support is available from Epilepsy Action, medical professionals, charities and other local groups
Come and have a chat with medical professionals. We’ll be joined by Dr Muhammed Ottayil, consultant paediatrician with special interest in epilepsy, plus epilepsy nurse specialists Shelley Anderton, Donna Dod and Jen Vincent
Meet the volunteers who run local epilepsy events
Join us a for game of badminton, volleyball, table tennis or swingball. Or take part in the space-hopper racing, big ball football, egg-and-spoon racing and even welly wanging!
We’ll also have face painting and body glitter art. Older young people will have space to sit and chat to each other, listen to music or play sports.
Do I need to book? How much will it cost?
Yes, you do need to book in advance so we know how many people are coming. There is a £5 booking fee for each family. And lunch is included in the price.