FASD Month is Around the Corner!

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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!  

Become a Member of CanFASD!

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We are very excited to announce the launch of our new CanFASD Individual Membership plan! We’ve always been a member organization, offering jurisdictional memberships to provinces and territories across Canada. Now we’re happy to announce that we’re expanding our membership opportunities to make our network more accessible to individuals from coast to coast.

Summer Camps for Kids with FASD

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Although camps are an excellent place for belonging, some children require their unique needs to be met for them to have a comfortable and enjoyable experience. Children with FASD make up a group of children who may miss out on these experience because of these needs. Fortunately, within Canada there are a number of summer camps that have been specifically designed for children with FASD, which aim to create a positive summer camp experience for all.

New Webinar: Assessing Preschoolers with PAE

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Register now for our new webinar Assessment of Preschoolers with Prenatal Alcohol Exposure. A joint event with the Saskatchewan Prevention Institute and CanFASD, this panel discussion will feature presentations from Dr. Ana Hanlon Dearman and Dr. Ghita Wiebe. It will be a 1-hour event at 1:00 pm eastern time on February 5, 2021. Receiving a diagnosis of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum … Read More