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The National Epilepsy Support Service (NESS) provides support and information for people living with epilepsy across Australia.  It operates Monday to Saturday, 9.00am to 7.00pm (AEST) at 1300 761 487.  NESS is not a medical emergency line.  If you are experiencing a medical emergency, call 000.
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Nicole Coulthard - Epilepsy Smart Australia Program Manager recently had a chat with Pat Panetta from TYS Media about the Epilepsy Smart Australia Program. The program offers an exciting and essential chance to improve support for Australians with epilepsy, as well as their families and caregivers. 

Click on the above image to hear their full conversation which has been aired on radio stations such as Triple M, Hit 93.5, KOFM, FIVEaa, 2CC, 990 AM and more. Alternatively click here to hear the full discussion. 

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Epilepsy Smart Australia's Program Manager, Nicole Coulthard recently spoke with Pat Panetta on Australia Overnight (weekends) 4BC 882 News Talk.

Nicole touched on a number of topics, including services and supports available to Australians living with epilepsy, normalising the condition and breaking the stigma, epilepsy self-management, and the Walk for Epilepsy.

Click here to listen to the full conversation.

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