Resources & Support

Report: Best and Emerging Practices for Individuals and Families Affected by FASD Across the Lifespan

If you are a person with FASD or your life has been touched by someone with FASD, CFAN can help connect you to information and services.

 

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See pics from our Caregivers Night Out event here.

Interested in taking part in a study on the effects of alcohol on a child's brain? The U of C and Alberta Children's Hospital are seeking participants aged 3-6 years old who were exposed to alcohol during pregnancy. Read more.

The Metis Nation of Alberta is hosting the Metis Seniors and Youth Symposium - a weekend of building relationships across generations, March 24-25. They are also recruiting players for the Initiation Hockey Team for kids born in 2010, 2011, or 2012 with an MNA Metis ID card. See details for both here.

CFAN has released a new Parent/Caregiver Program request for proposals. See the details here.

CFAN Memberships expire March 31. It's time to renew or apply for a new membership! See here for details and the application form.

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FASD Training & Education

FASD is the most common preventable developmental disability. If your organization or workplace offers care, services or products to members of the public, you interact with people who have FASD. CFAN offers workshops to help you understand

  • FASD and its causes and effects on health and behaviour
  • strategies for supporting individuals with FASD to succeed
  • for health providers, how to support women in preventing FASD

Find out more about our training and how to book a presentation.