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.

‘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 FASD.  You can listen to the whole radio segment of read the article here

 

Photo submitted to CBC Radio by Myles Himmelreich.

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When Likes become Need: FREE Workshop on Social Media Use

When Likes become Need: Social Media Use and Anxiety, Addiction, and Self-Esteem in Adolescents

The Manitoba FASD Family Network is hosting a FREE workshop on APRIL 4TH on social media use and anxiety, addiction and self-esteem. Check out the poster here and register before it’s full!

 

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 children with a full day of fun activities focused on social skills, self-regulation strategies and motor skills.

New Manitoba court for people with FASD could be game changer: CBC News

New Manitoba court for people with FASD to open at end of February

“Lawyers and judges say a new court set to open in Manitoba specifically for people with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder could be a game changer.” The court, which is expected to open at the end of February and sit 1 day a week, is an extension of the original youth program.

Check out the full article at: https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/manitoba/fasd-court-manitoba-1.5004051