Tag: FASD

Virtual ‘Being With’ Gatherings are being offered to Caregivers of Children with FASD

MFCI is happy to share that there will be 2 Virtual ‘Being With’ gatherings for caregivers of children with FASD offered in May 2020. As a parent of a child with FASD myself, I often long to make… 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.

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

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

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