Resources & Support


 
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CFAN believes in a community where no one faces FASD alone and individuals thrive. If you are a person with FASD or a caregiver for someone with FASD, CFAN can help connect you with the right services and resources.


CFAN Network ENGAGEMENT FACILITATOR

The Network Resource Worker offers individualized support, referrals, system navigation and advocacy.

Call the confidential referral line: 403-681-2673 OR email adann@mycfan.ca

All communications are strictly confidential

Calgary and Area FASD Service Directory

Inform Alberta provides a comprehensive list of FASD services and programs in Calgary and area. If you can't find the information you’re looking for, need more information about Calgary area services, or need help with a referral, please contact CFAN directly at 403-681-2673 OR email adann@mycfan.ca

FASD Service Directory

 

FASD Services

As a funding steward for Calgary and area FASD service providers, CFAN provides funding to local agencies that share our values and support our goals in three key areas: Awareness and PreventionAssessment and Diagnosis; and Services and Supports. CFAN currently provides funding to support the below agencies and programs with an asterisk (*):


MCMAN YOUTH FAMILY AND COMMUNITY SERVICES ASSOCIATION

P-CAP (Parent Child Assistance Program) & P-CAP Rural - A three-year program for women who are pregnant or up to six months post-partum who acknowledge drug and alcohol use during pregnancy. Aimed at helping them access community services, maintain as clean and sober a life as they can manage, raise their children in safe and healthy homes and have healthy future pregnancies. (*CFAN funded)

P-CAP-EE (Parent Child Assistance Program Expanded Enrolment) -
Provides supports and advocacy for families with one or both parents diagnosed or suspected of living with FASD who are parenting their children at least half the time. (*CFAN funded)

Prevention


MediGene Services

FAS Diagnostic Clinic - Provides diagnostic and assessment services to children, youth and adults with known or suspected prenatal exposure to alcohol. Services include follow-up evaluations, case conferencing with key people in the individual’s life, and help in accessing services and supports. (*CFAN funded)

Foothills Fetal Alcohol Society

Foothills Fetal Alcohol Society - Provides assessment and diagnostic services to children, youth and adults. (*CFAN funded)

THE MUSTARD SEED WELLNESS CENTRE

FASD Assessment Clinic - Provides assessment services to adults.

Assessment +
Diagnosis


Support for
Individuals +
Families

Aventa Centre of Excellence for Women with Addictions

FASD Addiction Treatment Project -Provides FASD-informed addiction treatment to women diagnosed with or suspected of having FASD. (*CFAN funded)

Calgary Alternative Support Services

Calgary Alternative Poss-Abilities -Provides case management assistance to enable individuals with FASD and other diagnoses with complex support requirements to live and participate in the community and develop vital service and interpersonal connections. (*CFAN funded)

Calgary John Howard Society

The Extended FASD Support Project -Support project for adults diagnosed, or suspected of living with FASD, at risk of involvement, or already involved with the criminal justice system, through advocacy, referrals, and intervention and prevention strategies based on individual strengths. (*CFAN funded)

The FASD Action Hall (FAH) -Peer support group for individuals with FASD & their support person. A wide variety of topics are covered throughout the year, including FASD awareness/strategies, life skills, emotional regulation, addictions and healthy relationships. (*CFAN funded)

Enviros Wilderness School Association

FASD Support Program - Provides foster, adoptive, kinship and biological parents with the information and tools they need to effectively parent a child or youth with FASD. (*CFAN funded)

FASD Evolution Program - Supports adults living with a diagnosis of FASD through access to income support, housing, employment and medical care. (*CFAN funded)

Foothills Fetal Alcohol Society

FASD Family Response Program - Supports caregivers living with someone with FASD through in-home visitation, advocacy, access of diagnosis and assessment services, and transition supports. Hosts a variety of parent support groups. (*CFAN funded)


Siksika Health Services

Siksika Health Services - Provides an early intervention program, home visits, a monthly support group, and a day program to provide support for individuals and families impacted by FASD. They also provide FASD education and information sessions for the local community, caregivers and professionals. Siksika Health also offers assessment and diagnostic clinics for residents of the Siksika Nation. (*CFAN funded)

Wood's Homes

Wood’s Homes’ FASD Support Program - Supports all family members of an individual suspected or diagnosed with FASD across the life span. The Wood’s Homes’ FASD Support Program includes two mentors, one focusing on the support and education of the whole family and the other focusing on supporting individual caregivers. Referrals to the program can be made to the FASD Support Program at Woods Homes @ 403-263-3447. (*CFAN funded)