“The overall purpose of the Epilepsy Association is to lessen the impact of epilepsy in the living conditions of people suffering from epilepsy.We are a nationwide voluntary association, founded on 27 September 1962. Today, the association has 5,500 members. The association works fundamentally to help its members and take care of the interests broadly for the approx. 55,000 Danes who have epilepsy and their relatives. Specifically, it takes place through a wide variety of activities.”

Princess Marie is Patron of Epilepsiforeningen since November 22nd, 2013, taking over from Prince Henrik. Read More about Epilepsiforeningen here.