Epilepsy Awareness Day at Disneyland

November 18-19, 2024 -EADDL Conference 

November 20, 2024- Epilepsy Awareness Day at Disneyland 

Anaheim, CA

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Have you heard about EADDL?

Discover the enchantment at Epilepsy Awareness Day at Disneyland!

 

Set against the magical backdrop of Disneyland, this event offers a unique combination of medical expertise, inspiring patient stories, and the joy of the happiest place on Earth. Join us for an unforgettable experience!

 

Event Highlights

November 18-19, 2024 -EADDL Conference (free event)

November 19, 2024 - Dance Party Hosted by Epilepsy Alliance America (free event)

November 20, 2024- Epilepsy Awareness Day at Disneyland (with purchase of Disney Tickets)

 

EADDL was started by Sofie's Journey. Learn more about the event click here.

 

EADDL is organized by Sofie's Journey. If you have any questions about the event, please reach out to them at info@epilepsyawarenessday.org.

This year Epilepsy Alliance Louisiana is excited to offer a sponsorship to attend the 12th annual EADDL.

The conference is free to attend. The sponsorship will cover ground transportation, flights, hotel accomodations, stipend for meals and tickets to Disneyland for Wednesday, November 20, 2024. The sponsorship can cover up to four family memeber and limits will apply.

 

How will the sponsored family be selected?   Applications will be accepted through July 6, 2024.

Epilepsy Alliance Louisiana's Board of Directors will  be responsible for the challenging task of reviewing the applications and determining the ultimate recipient.

The recipient will be notified on or about July 13, 2024.

 

Who can apply?
Selected attendee must be a person with epilepsy and/or the primary caregiver for a person with epilepsy.

 

What are we looking for? 

Individual(s) must have a plan to ‘share learnings’ from attendance with others. This could be through an EAL event, social media, or another way!

 

Individuals(s) should be willing to attend the entire event – arriving at Disneyland by Sunday, November 17, 2024 and staying through Epilepsy Awareness Day at Disneyland on Wednesday, November 20, 2024, departing on Thursday, November 21, 2024.

Preference will be given to individual(s) who have not attended the event previously.

 

What do you need to do to apply?  

Complete the application form and submit a short video OR essay.

Essays should be no more than 500 words. You may also submit up to 4 photos. Photos are not required.

Video submissions should be no longer than 2 minutes.

 

Your essay or video should address the following:
What you and/or your family personally hope to learn through attending the event AND how you plan to share information and/or resources from the event with others when you return home.

 

When are applications due?
Applications are due by midnight on Saturday, July 6, 2024.

 

Questions about the application process?
Please reach out to  info@epilepsylouisiana.org.

 

Questions about Epilepsy Awareness Day at Disneyland?
Epilepsy Awareness Day at Disneyland is an event owned and operated by Sofie’s Journey. If you have questions about the Expo and Awareness Day you should contact the organizers of the event directly at info@epilepsyawarenessday.org.