Addressing some Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Samman Association’s Membership:
By becoming a member you can:
Anyone can become a Samman member.
Whether you are a person with epilepsy, caregiver, well-wisher, neurologist, physician, researcher, psychologist, or from any background – all are welcome to become members of Samman.
You can either become a Lifetime member or a Yearly member (see below).
|Particulars||Lifetime Membership||Yearly Membership|
|Meaning||Lifetime membership allows you to be a member for life.||Yearly membership allows you to be a member only for one year.|
|Time period||Life membership has no time restrictions of any kind. Once a life member, always a life member.||Yearly membership has a time restriction of one year which can be renewed or updated to life membership subsequently.|
|SGM attendance||You can attend SGMs and events held by Samman for life.||You can attend SGMs and events held by Samman for one year only.|
|Counseling and Therapy||As per the availability of counselors, you can seek group help or personal therapy and there are no time restrictions of any kind for it.||As per the availability of counselors, you can seek group help or personal therapy for a period of one year until a renewal or upgrading to life membership.|
|Campaigns||Lifetime members can help organise and partake in public campaigns and events for life.||Annual members can help organise and partake in public campaigns and events for the membership year only.|
|Picnics||Life members can join the picnics and annual events held by Samman.||Annual members can join the picnics and annual events held by Samman for one year only.|
|IEA recognition||Life Members are also registered with the Indian Epilepsy Association and can join events and meetings held by them.||NA|
|Membership Fees||Rs.1000/- for Lifetime membership||Rs.100/- for yearly membership|
You can either fill this Google Form or drop us an email at [email protected] with your membership request. Alternatively, you can download and mail this PDF form to the address given on the form along with your cheque.
Rights of Admission reserved with the Managing Committee of Samman Association.
Our office is on the first floor of ADAPT in Bandra Reclamation, Mumbai.
Find more about our address and contact information here.
Samman Association, the Mumbai Chapter of Indian Epilepsy Association, is dedicated to empowering people with epilepsy and their caregivers.