FASD month is fast approaching and we want to make sure you are ready to celebrate and raise awareness! Although FASD is one of the leading developmental disabilities in Canada, many Canadians still don’t know much about this disorder and the impact it can have. This is where we need your help!
Help us get FASD on the radar this election
The writ has dropped which means there is a Federal Election on the way. Candidates are campaigning fiercely for your vote, and it is important that they know that Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) is a priority for you.
The Rounds: Complexities of FASD & Pain
The Rounds in partnership with Soloutions for Kids in Pain (SKIP) recently held a virtual event on the complexities on Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) and pain. The event was led by CanFASD’s Senior Research and Intervention Lead, Dr. Jacqueline Pei, and Dr. Kyle Sue.
Vaccination Clinics for People with Disabilities
Immunizations help protect the human body and prevent the spread of infectious diseases, such as COVID-19. As cities across Canada begin to re-open in hopes of returning to normal, everyone who is able to should get vaccinated
Protecting the Rights of Children with FASD in the Justice System
Canada is obliged, by law, to follow the recommendations outlined in the Convention. GC24 clarifies the stance taken by the Convention on children with NDDs who are involved in the justice system. However, in practice, justice professionals may be unaware of these issues.