Tag: FASD awareness

Annual Looking After Each Other gathering postponed

As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve, please know that we are monitoring the situation closely and that due to the current health concerns surrounding COVID-19, the Annual Looking After Each Other Gathering in June has been postponed… Read More

The Looking After Each Other 2019 Gathering Report has been released

On May 29th and 30th, the 2019 LAEO Gathering took place at Camp Wannakumbac, located outside of Riding Mountain National Park on the shores of Clear Lake, to include more participation from people within Southwestern Manitoba. 2019 marked the first year that the Looking After Each Other (LAEO) Gathering was held outside of the Winnipeg area.

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

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

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.

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!

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