Tag: Manitoba FASD Coalition

CBC News: “Getting home: One man’s way through Manitoba’s new court for offenders with fetal alcohol disorder”

CBC News recently published an article on one individuals story about his experience with the new FASD court in Manitoba. Read the full article here.

CHECK THIS OUT! Free Online Conference on raising children with high needs.

Happily Family is offering an online, free conference with multiple speakers that focuses on the ins and outs of raising children with high needs. Though this is not specific to only children with FASD, there is sure to… Read More

Program Spotlight!

“We are fortunate to work alongside many gifted artists. Our artists take great pride in showcasing their work, which is endless in its creativity: beadwork, poetry, song lyrics, canvass, sketch, graffiti, gardening, and dance. It is an opportunity to express emotions; exercise time management skills; earn income; take pride in strengths and abilities; enhance areas of socialization and communication; and create community.”

The Brandon & Area FASD Committee is hosting an FASD Lunch and Resource Fair… C’mon down!

International FASD Awareness Walk

On November 15th from 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM the Brandon & Area FASD Committee is hosting an FASD Lunch and Resource Fair. Check out the poster HERE for registration details!

On September 20th This Is Me online goes live! (corrected post)

New Directions, FASD Family Support, Education and Counselling Program together with our partners: The Manitoba FASD Centre (SCCY), and Manitoba Youth Justice (Manitoba Justice) have successfully completed the 2nd edition of “This is Me”. “This is Me”, is an… Read More

A Momentous FASD Awareness Day 2019 in Manitoba!

Let’s celebrate Manitoba! The Province of Manitoba has officially proclaimed September 9th to be known throughout Manitoba as Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Awareness Day! Read more

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