If you are a parent who has just learned that your child have epilepsy, you have lots of questions. Some of your questions might include: What is epilepsy? What are the treatment options? How do I talk to my child and others about epilepsy? What can I do to keep my child safe during a seizure? How can I work with my child's school to create a positive and supportive learning environment? This plain language pamphlet provides practical guidance for raising a child with epilepsy and seizures. In addition to answering the questions above, it includes suggestions for how you can best take care of yourself and your family during this stressful time.