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Great Expectations

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome is preventable, not curable.

After twenty years of raising four grandchildren with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, my care-giving duties are winding down and will eventually end. 258 more words

FASD

Pregnancy without alcohol

Polish campaign by PARPA (The State Agency for the Prevention of Alcohol-Related Problems) to reduce the number of women who drink during pregnancy and promote abstinence during this period, increasing knowledge about the negative impact of alcohol on the fetus. 20 more words

Supporting Students with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders FASD

A key to supporting students with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Disorder (FASD) is having a good understanding of FASD and how individuals with FASD are impacted. This resource provides an explanation of FASD, its impact on the brain as well as explores behavioural patterns in students with FASD. 46 more words

Baby or the Bottle

Women can prevent FASD by not consuming any type of alcohol while pregnant because we know that there is no safe amount and there is no safe time to drink during pregnancy. 10 more words

Plowing the Fields

I say, “I love you.”  I say it again and again.  And yet… He doesn’t understand.

His tiny heart argues, “But they said they love me and now their gone!” 413 more words

Adoption Motherhood Family

FASD Community - Stay Strong and Healthy

A number of videos have been produced for the NSW Kids and Families and Drug and Alcohol Population and Community Programs, Centre for Population Health program on raising awareness about the risks of drinking alcohol in pregnancy. 54 more words

FASD: Changing Viewpoints

Recently discovered this blog, written by a grandmother raising grandchildren with FASD. Haven’t had a chance to check out all her posts, but it looks like she shares a lot and has some great resources. 34 more words

Parenting