FASD: A Guide for Awaiting Adoptive Parents
Date: September 23, 2021 – 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Description: A webinar presented by Nancy Lockwood, FASD Consultant and Educator.
This webinar will include:
Basics of FASD including prevalence, diagnosis, and FASD across the lifespan
How to access FASD resources and supports in Ontario including Adopt4Life Regional Parent Liaisons, provincial FASD Workers and Health Nexus’ 50+ FASD support groups for individuals with FASD and caregivers
Information on Adopt4Life’s FASD & Me: Strengthening My Community book, a wonderful resource for young people and their families to share with their support networks, including teachers, relatives, coaches, etc. FASD and Me was created by a child with FASD, her Mom, and the team at Adopt4Life, to encourage children to develop advocacy skills at a young age while equipping their support people with tools to help them