Children’s Services Care Management Centre, Truro Health Park, Infirmary Hill, Truro TR1 2JA
Call 01872 246 949.
Download the paediatric epilepsy referral form (DOCX, 60 KB)
The paediatric epilepsy nurse specialist service help those that have recurrent seizures that start in the brain.
There are around 40 types of seizures and a person can have more than 1 type of seizure. Epilepsy can affect anyone, at any age and from any walk of life.
Over 400,000 people in the UK have epilepsy and about 50 million worldwide and approximately 65,000 children in the UK have a diagnosis of epilepsy.
Epilepsy is a neurological condition which is covered by the Disability Discrimination Act.
The paediatric epilepsy nurse specialist service is available Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm.