This is our groups Resources page – a mixed bag of useful information, links, benefits information, NHS information, and Epilepsy Facts. Just click on the links (the large buttons you see below) to be taken to a page of Epilepsy delights !
[button link=”http://bristolepilepsy.org.uk/category/campaigns/” color=”purple”]CAMPAIGNS (CLICK HERE TO VISIT THE PAGE)[/button]
Any CAMPAIGNS we think you might be interested in and where we want you to get involved, are listed on our Campaigns page.
[button link=”http://bristolepilepsy.org.uk/resources/pip-points-scores/” color=”purple”] PIP POINTS SCORES (CLICK HERE TO VISIT THE PAGE)[/button]
Here you will find the ‘Points System’ used to make assessment to claim PIP (Personal Independence Payement) which will be introduced from April 2013, which will replace DLA (Disability Living Allowance).
[button link=”http://bristolepilepsy.org.uk/resources/epilepsy-charter/” color=”purple”]EPILEPSY CHARTER (CLICK HERE TO VISIT THE PAGE)[/button]
This charter explains your rights and the services you can expect as someone with epilepsy. It has been developed as part of the ‘Targeting seizures’ campaign: focusing on improving seizure control for people with epilepsy – by Epilepsy Society.
[button link=”http://bristolepilepsy.org.uk/resources/epilepsy-facts/” color=”purple”]EPILEPSY FACTS (CLICK HERE TO VISIT THE PAGE)[/button]
Lots of facts about Epilepsy, can be found on this page! For example, More than half a million people in the UK have epilepsy. That’s about one in every 100 people. There are around 50 million people with epilepsy in the world.
[button link=”http://bristolepilepsy.org.uk/benefits/” color=”purple”]BENEFITS (CLICK HERE TO VISIT THE PAGE)[/button]
A lot of information about what Benefits you can claim, along with Travel Discounts and Free Travel Cards including Bus, Train, Coach and Tube. Here we list you the pages you need, on the subject of Benefits.
[button link=”http://bristolepilepsy.org.uk/resources/links/” color=”purple”]LINKS from BRISTOL EPILEPSY SUPPORT GROUP (CLICK HERE)[/button]
Plenty of Epilepsy related websites which you might find useful – are listed on this page. Everything, from the NHS to Benefits advice, to Epilepsy Support groups around the UK and around the world. The websites listed on our links page all have a reputation for being reliable sources of information.