FASD and the Justice System: Finding Solutions Virtual Conference – Oct 2, 2020

Have you registered yet for the Lakeland Centre for FASD’s Virtual Conference on FASD and the justice system?! The focus of the session will be on finding solutions for individuals with FASD and their involvement with the justice… Read More

The Centre for Research in Family Health, Nova Scotia is Seeking Parents/Families to Participate in a Study.

The Centre for Research in Family Health, IWK health Centre, Nova Scotia is seeking parents of children with intellectual disability, Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), Cerebral Palsy (CP), Epilepsy, Global Developmental Delay, Down Syndrome, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD),… Read More

COVID-19 Update

International FASD Awareness Walk

Due to the current health concerns surrounding COVID-19, the Manitoba FASD Coalition will be practicing “social distancing” as recommended. The health and safety of our members, community, families and workers is our #1 priority. As we navigate this rapidly changing landscape, our response is essential. Please keep healthy and safe during this time.

Check out this resource! Parenting Indigenous Children with FASD

All children are a gift. Children with FASD teach others about understanding, compassion, patience and caring. – Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Ontario Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Ontario and health Nexus sante have developed a booklet designed for non-Indigenous… Read More

BEST PRACTICES FOR FASD SERVICE DELIVERY?

Have you ever wondered how to provide services that are suited to individuals with FASD? Do you want to know more? The Best Practices for FASD Service Delivery Guide and Evaluation Tool Kit can help! Prepared by the… Read More

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

FASD Sessions 2020

The Saskatchewan FASD Network is pleased to announce the fourth annual “FASD Sessions”. This two-day conference will be held in Saskatoon February 26th and 27th, 2020, for full details please visit the events page of the Manitoba FASD… Read More

2020 Perspectives on Poverty – A Collaborative Approach

Save the Date – May 6 & 7, 2020! Mark your calendars and plan to attend. For speaker details check out the poster.

‘You’re not alone’: New program in North West Territories helps foster kids with FASD prepare for life on their own

What a success story! Applause for The Foster Family Coalition of the NWT for creating the pilot 4Y Program after identifying a gap in services, specifically for young people with FASD who are transitioning out of foster care! Check out… Read More

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