FASD Tips

Thanks to Dr. Ana Hanlon-Dearman for a fantastic presentation on Understanding and Managing Sleep in FASD, held Friday, January 31st. The workshop was very well attended and many people requested additional information. Click here to access some helpful tips on managing sleep as well as other information you might find useful.

Happening in Manitoba

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South Parkland FASD Collaborative successfully bringing FASD awareness to their community. On Friday, January 10, 2020, the South Parkland FASD Collaborative and the Aboriginal Head Start Programs in Dauphin, Duck Bay, and Swan River joined together to organize… Read More

Manitoba FASD Coalition Info Series Workshop

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Join us January 31st for a presentation on understanding and managing sleep in FASD by Dr. Hanlon-Dearman. For full details and to register, visit the Events/Info Series page of the website.

Repost: Stepping Out on Saturdays Selkirk has openings.

The Selkirk location of S.O.S. has openings for children with a diagnosis of FASD. Click here for more information.

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

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.

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.”

2019 FASD Awareness Day Winnipeg Event a Huge Success!

Thanks to the many people involved in organizing the 2019 FASD Awareness Day event held at the Manitoba Legislature on September 9th. The event was held in recognition of the recently legislated FASD Awareness Day Act, which was… Read More