Services and Programs Funded

Funding
As of April 1st, 2018, the Northwest Peace FASD Network (Society) will have received a grant of approximately $1.3 million by the Alberta FASD Cross-Ministry-Committee.
These funds will be used to support the enhancement and delivery of FASD-related services throughout the Northwest Peace Network. The support services are for: children, youth and adults.

A diagnosis is not needed to be eligible for support services. Agency services include: Parent Child Assistant Program Mentors and FASD Support workers.

Partner Agencies 2019 -2021 
This year the Network funded programs and supports within the following agencies:

  • WJS ( Canada)  for PCAP and FASD Supports in  northern region around Peace River and area.
  • Aseniwuche Winewak Nation of Canada (AWN) for PCAP and FASD Supports in Grande Cache area.
  • Grande Prairie Family Education Society for PCAP and FASD Supports in Grande Prairie and area.
  • Driftpile Nation for PCAP mentorship in Driftpile and area.
  • Whitefish Lake Nation # 459  for PCAP mentorship in Whitefish Lake and Woodland Cree First Nation.

For more Information about our agencies and their services please contact:

The NW Network Program Support, Kim Sillito, for more information at kim@nwfasd.ca

Diagnostic Clinic

The NW FASD has been running a mobile  diagnostic Clinic since 2013. The mobile clinic serves Grande Prairie, Peace River, High Prairie, and Grande Cache.

Our diagnostic and intervention team consists of a centralized coordinator and local professionals in the areas of Speech-Language, Psychology, Occupational Therapy, Mental Health, Addictions, and others.  We provide multi-disciplinary assessments for youth and adults who are suspected of prenatal alcohol exposure.  Our diagnostic and intervention teams also provide referrals and recommendations for follow-up supports and after care.

For more diagnostic information contact  Jen Duperron- Trydal

Phone: 780-533-5444 or Email: jen@nwfasd.ca

Two important things for you to know:

The support services are for children, youth and adults

A diagnosis is not needed to be eligible for support services

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