Avenues: Your Resource for Information and Support
Whether or not you use VNS Therapy, you can join the AVENUES program to receive a wide range of free services. This unique program is a comprehensive resource for you and your loved ones as you determine what treatment options are best for you or your loved ones.
All AVENUES services are free and confidential.
As a member of AVENUES you have access to:
- A Nurse Case Manager: Personal access to a trained healthcare professional who can provide additional information and education on VNS Therapy
- The Patient Circle Program: One-on-one phone contact with someone who has VNS Therapy, to give you firsthand information
- The Live Life Fully diary, a pocket-sized diary you can use to track seizures, medication schedules, side effects, and your overall health
- Brochures: Helpful information for patients and their caregivers
Join a monthly Phone Facts conference call
Dial in and hear from patients about their lives before and after VNS Therapy. All sessions are moderated by a physician specialist. You can ask questions anonymously, or just listen to the discussion—it’s easy, free, and confidential.
Call toll free: 1-877-451-8943
First Tuesday of every month – 7:00 pm Central Time
No reservation is required. Just dial the number above and ask to be connected with VNS Phone Facts.
Contact us to request more information, or call 1-888-VNS-STIM (1-888-867-7846).