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 stories. Here are some links to check out:

Why the most common developmental disability in Canada is misdiagnosed or missed — and the devastating results

Canadian study identifies five most vulnerable groups for FASD

Living with FASD: Adoptive parents share the creative strategies they learned from their three children

Prenatal exposure to alcohol affects a million Canadians. Why it’s time to start tackling our hidden drinking problem

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 or email: info@continuitycare.ca.