Celebrating Success and Raising Awareness of FASD in Manitoba

First Nations Colouring Book showcasing the First Nations perspective

The colouring book is a collection of art produced by Manitoba First Nations artists invited to create pieces from a First Nation’s perspective.   In partnership with the Assembly of Manitoba Chiefs (AMC), the Canadian Red Cross produced the First Nations Health and Wellness… Read More

In Case You Missed It

The education session from June 14th’s member meeting The Transition to Adulthood: Working with Adolescents with FASD by Shannon Foster, MSW, RSW is now posted under previously recorded Info Series Sessions HERE

PARTICIPANTS NEEDED!

The University of Manitoba and CanFASD are conducting an online survey and research study to understand better why people with FASD use pot or don’t use pot and how it affects them. Participants must be:1) a caregiver for… Read More

Dancing Our Way through the Week…

To most people, the intersection of Main and Brandt [in Steinbach, Manitoba] is just another high traffic corridor but for one up-and-coming dancer, it is centre stage. “My philosophy is don’t take life too seriously,” he says, “always enjoy… Read More

“If I woke up tomorrow and there was no more stigma…”

“What would your world look like if you woke up tomorrow and there was no more stigma about FASD?”

FREE Webinar on the Disability Tax Credit

Do you have questions about the Disability Tax Credit? Wondering if your child or youth is eligible? Save the Date!

Housing Individuals with FASD is essential

The implementation and maintenance of meaningful housing service delivery and supports to better understand how to meet the needs of individuals with FASD is essential. The challenges navigating conventional housing support systems are pervasive and felt by many… Read More

Realities & Possibilities: A Virtual Presentation by Myles Himmelreich

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 from 10:00 a.m-12:00 p.m. via Microsoft TEAMS Myles will share his personal experiences living with FASD, including how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted him, and encourage young people to recognize their strengths and successes…. Read More

What Parents & Caregivers need to know about Sexual Exploitation Virtual presentation via TEAMS

Tuesday, March 9th from 7:00 – 8:00 PMThursday, March 11th from 1:30 -2:30 PM The Interlake Sexual Exploitation Educators (ISEE) committee would like to acknowledge Stop Child Sexual Exploitation Awareness Week by providing a FREE virtual presentation to… Read More

Another GREAT opportunity to have your voice heard!

The Manitoba Advocate for Children and Youth’s (MACY) Youth Engagement Program is conducting a research project on services provided to children who live with disabilities and they are looking for children and youth who may be interested in… Read More