SUDEP Action Day

There are three epilepsy-related deaths a day in the UK alone. Awareness is not enough – it’s time to take action!

How to get involved

Our SUDEP Action Day campaign is a special event which brings organisations and people together to raise awareness of SUDEP worldwide.

Epilepsy, risks and SUDEP

Finding out more about epilepsy, its risks and why knowing about SUDEP is important. 

SUDEP Action Day News

Check out the latest news and collaborations taking place for SUDEP Action Day!








What is SUDEP?

Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP) is when a person with epilepsy dies suddenly and prematurely and no other cause of death is found.

It is not a condition or disease, but rather a useful category to aid research and monitoring of deaths.