Northwest Illinois Epilepsy Supports and Resources is now providing support to people with epilepsy in Grundy County and northwest Illinois.
This includes, but is not limited to: peer support, caregiver support, support in accessing benefits, navigating insurance, identification and linkage to medical professionals, access to counseling, and help coordinating transportation.
An introductory meeting will be at 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 23, at the Illinois Valley Industries Adult Learning Center, 1011 Third Ave., in Morris.
Streator Unlimited Inc. administers this project under a grant from the Illinois Department of Human Services.
For information, visit the Northwest Illinois Epilepsy Supports and Resources Facebook page or call Stephanie Harcharik at 815-673-5574.
– Morris Herald-News