Monthly Archives: April 2017

Ontario FASD Strategy introduced in 2017 Budget

Preventing Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) and Supporting Those Affected by FASD Ontario is investing $26 million over four years to expand support for children, youth and families affected by FASD. To increase awareness of the disorder and how it can be prevented, Ontario is supporting six initiatives that will: Create one‐stop access to information/training [...]

By | April 28, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Highlights and Hope

Last weekend, I had the privilege of attending the two-day, 1st Annual Eastern Ontario FASD Symposium in Ottawa. The event’s special speaker was Kim Barthel, Occupational Therapist and international speaker on neurobiology and sensory processing. Kim shared amazing stories from her experiences and a wealth of information gleaned from her research as well as the research [...]

By | April 9, 2017|Caregiver support, Uncategorized|0 Comments