For Purple Day 2016, Helen talked to Epilepsy Action about her son Jimi's epilepsy.
"Life’s been hard since our son Jimi was diagnosed with epilepsy. He was just three years old."
Please, if you can, donate today. Together we can build a better future for Jimi - and so many others just like him.
The difference your donation will make for people with epilepsy
Your donation will help provide expert advice
Epilepsy Action's advice was a vital resource for Jimi's family. Your support means that the Epilepsy Action Helpline and website are there for everyone who needs them.
Your donation will bring together people with epilepsy
Through Epilepsy Action’s network of local groups, people with epilepsy have the chance to support each other, knowing they face similar challenges in life.
Your donation will help make schools safer
With your support, Epilepsy Action can go on providing free online training for school staff. These resources help make schools safer and more understanding places for kids with epilepsy.