NW FASD Network hosting a FREE webcast–Supportive Housing for people with FASD

Register now for the January 20, 2016 Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Webcast

Join us at Community Social Development (10030-102 Ave.) for this free, one-hour and thirty minute webcast titled: Panel Discussion: Supportive Housing for people with FASD.   Popcorn and pop will be supplied.

This webcast will focus on supportive housing for people with FASD in Alberta and some of the hot button questions, best practices, successes and failures that have occurred around this issue.

The panel includes experts in supportive housing as well as people involved in the construction. There will be discussion on broad concepts and a focus on supportive housing for the FASD community.

AGENDA:

Date:   Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Time:   2:00 pm – 3:30 pm

Speaker:   The panel will include people who have developed FASD supportive housing initiatives in Alberta, including completed projects and ones that are underway.

If you can not join us feel free to register and watch from your own location.

Register Here 

Cost:   FREE! Please share with your networks

Format:   Live panel discussion followed by Q & A

Q & A:   You can ask questions to the panelists through live chat

UPCOMING WEBCASTS: Join us the 3rd week each month until July 2016 to take part in discussions on:

•    February: FASD Prevention Conversation

•    March: FASD 101 for Justice Workers & Lethbridge Police Service FASD Support Training

•    April: Practical tools for the frontline worker

•    May: A Caregivers Perspective

•    June: Trauma Informed Care

•    July: New Diagnostic Guidelines for AB & Best Practices for Clinics *Note: Topics and dates may change. We will send email updates to keep you informed.

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ABOUT THE FASD STRATEGY & WEBCASTS

The FASD Learning Series helps individuals, caregivers, front-line workers and professionals learn more about FASD, and how to support persons with FASD. The webcast and videoconference educational sessions cover a broad range of topics and are accessible by both urban and rural audiences.

Alberta’s FASD 10-Year Strategic Plan outlines an FASD Service Framework focusing on awareness and prevention, assessment and diagnosis, and supports for individuals with FASD and their caregivers. All services and activities are built on a foundation of stakeholder engagement.