International FASD Awareness Day Walk 2019

Join The Pas & Area FASD Committee September 9th for their special event in recognition of International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Awareness Day.

Toward a Standard Definition of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder in Canada – CanFASD

The CanFASD Research Network has released a new policy action paper called Toward a Standard Definition of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder in Canada. This policy action paper describes the approach taken to create a standard definition of FASD in… Read More

Making Change in the Lives of Individuals with FASD

What really matters? Getting the lay of the land for individuals with FASD. The Adult Leadership Committee (ALC) of FASD Change Makers wants to know what life is like for teens and adults who are 16 years and… Read More

Didn’t get a chance to attend the UBC FASD Conference? Watch Online!

The University of British Columbia has posted PDFs and video recordings from the 2019 FASD Conference in Vancouver. You can check out presenters who focus on prevention, intervention and more. Click here to head to their website.

Changing the Conversation: the 2019 CNFASD Partnership Symposium Final Report has arrived!

Take a look at the 2019 CNFASD Partnership Symposium Final Report HERE!

FASD in the News: The National Post series

The National Post has recently released a series of commentary, articles and videos on FASD in a spotlight on the diagnosis, even featuring a video about Manitoba FASD classrooms!  Their aim is to educate the greater population on FASD, strategies and personal… Read More

These Winnipeg classrooms are rethinking lessons for kids with FASD

Want to know more on how to think differently when educating students with FASD? Check out this quick video on how some of our Winnipeg classrooms are rethinking lessons for our kids with FASD. Check it out here.

Launch into Life! Workshop Series

Continuity Care Inc. is hosting a series of workshops that can help families create an individualized transition plan to help their child transition to adulthood. For more information please view the poster here. To register, please call (204)779-1679… Read More

‘You’re weird, you’re different and nobody wants to be your friend’: the loneliness of FASD

Check this out! CBC Radio sat down with Myles Himmelreich and Manitoba’s own Dr. Ana Hanlon-Dearman, medical director at the Manitoba FASD centre and network in Winnipeg to discuss FASD and to hear what it’s like to live with… Read More

Stepping Out on Saturdays Selkirk has openings!

Stepping Out on Saturdays Manitoba in Selkirk has openings for children 6-11 years of age with an FASD diagnosis. Check out the poster here for more information on registering your child for the respite day camp that provides… Read More