The Centre will be hosting support groups for children with exceptional siblings Saturdays from September to March. For full details please see the poster.
“There’s Always a Reason for the Behaviour”: Becoming a Behavioural Detective
The Manitoba FASD Family Network presents an afternoon with Kim Barthel, OT, on October 11th, 2018. This FREE presentation will provide insight into understanding behaviours and practical strategies for sensory issues, trauma and cognitive challenges. See below for registration information at locations near you!
Manitoba FASD Coalition Inc. Annual General Meeting
The Manitoba FASD Coalition will host their Annual General Meeting on Tuesday, October 16, 2018, at the SSCY Centre in Winnipeg and via Telehealth and all members are invited to attend. Members will have the opportunity to participate in the annual election of officers and to nominate a Coalition member to serve on the Board of Directors, please submit a nomination form no later than October 9th.
Manitoba FASD Family Network welcomes Myles Himmelreich
Myles is a well-known motivational speaker, consultant and trainer on FASD and will be presenting at the SSCY Centre on Friday, February 16th, 2018. Please note that this presentation will not be available via Telehealth.
For full details and registration information, please click here.
Southeast FASD Coalition Art Show “Display of Strengths”
Friday, January 19, 2018, 4 – 7 p.m. at the El’Dad Outreach, 315 PTH 52W, Mitchell MB.
For additional information and to view the poster, please click here.
FASD, Mental Health and Addictions
Join us on November 17th for a panel discussion featuring representatives (both staff and participants) from Starfish, Touchstone and FASD Life’s Journey, who will lead a panel discussion on FASD, Mental Health and Additions. For registration information and to view the full poster please visit the Info Series page of this website,
Kim Barthel Presentation in The Pas
The Pas and Area FASD Committee is pleased to announce that Kim Barthel will be speaking in The Pas on October 5, 2017. Kim will be speaking on “How Attachment Shapes our Lives”, including how our attachment may change when a child has autism, FASD, anxiety, or other challenges. This workshop is open to Flin Flon, Swan River, The Pas and surrounding areas.
Registration is only $25 and includes lunch and snacks. To register please contact Joanne Wyman, FASD Diagnostic Coordinator, Primary Health Care Centre, The Pas (204) 623-9649.
An Educational Series on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)
Wednesdays from 6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Manitoba FASD Centre located at SSCY Centre, 1155 Notre Dame Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba.
October 4, 2017
October 11, 2017
October 18, 2017
October 25, 2017
November 1, 2017
November 8, 2017
November 15, 2017
November 22, 2017
Parents, caregivers, other family members and professionals who support children and youth under 18 years of age, recently seen or diagnosed at the Manitoba FASD Centre.
What does it mean that my child has FASD?
How will FASD affect their behaviour, school performance and social interactions?
How can I help others understand my child’s disability?
How can I help my child/youth understand his/her disability?
How can I help my child/youth develop his/her strengths?
Please note that we will be discussing a different topic each week. We encourage you to commit to attend for the entire 8 weeks. Please note there will be a maximum of 65 participants registered for this series.