COVID-19 Update

We are committed to serving you and our community during these uncertain times. Click below to see an important update from the Epilepsy Foundation of Missouri and Kansas.


While we are working remotely to do our part to help slow the spread of COVID-19, we are available via phone or email to provide resources and support to those in our community who are impacted by epilepsy.

Contact us today if we can be of assistance!

St. Louis Office
(314) 781-4949

Kansas City Office
(816) 444-2800


Click here for more information and resources from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration's Disaster Distress Hotline.  This hotline provides 24/7, 365-day-a-year crisis counseling and support to people experiencing emotional distress related to natural or human-caused disasters.

Please note the following changes to upcoming EFMK events:

- The Unmasking Epilepsy Gala in St. Louis, originally scheduled for Friday, March 13, 2020, is postponed. We hope to reschedule the event for Fall 2020 and will let you know as soon the new date is scheduled.

- The Springfield, Missouri Seize the Day 5k, originally scheduled for Saturday, April 4, 2020, is rescheduled for Saturday, November 7th, 2020 at Jordan Valley Park.  Click HERE for more information and to register! 

- The Unmasking Epilepsy Gala in Kansas City, originally scheduled for Saturday, April 18, 2020 is rescheduled for Sunday, September 27, 2020. Click HERE for more information and to purchase tickets!

We are closely following the recommendations provided by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and our local governments to guide our decisions regarding the remaining events this year.

Ways to support EFMK:

If you are fortunate enough to be in a position to help, please consider a donation to the Epilepsy Foundation of Missouri and Kansas. Your donation today will help us continue to provide support to the nearly 100,000 people living with epilepsy in Missouri and Kansas. Click HERE to donate!

You can also support EFMK through your online shopping at AmazonSmile. When you shop using this link, a donation is made to EFMK at no cost to you!

Many of you have participated in, or created your own, Facebook fundraiser and this is a great way to support EFMK and your epilepsy warrior. When you login to your Facebook page, click "Create" and select "Fundraiser" to start. You will be asked who you are raising money for and you can select "Non-Profit" and search for the Epilepsy Foundation of Missouri and Kansas. Share your story and photos within your network and have fun with your campaign!

Thank you for your continued support today, and every day! Wishing you and your loved ones good health and peace!

Together, we will continue the fight to end epilepsy.


Laura Roeseler
Chief Executive Officer