The Most Powerful Video on FASD We Have Seen

This is a great 26 minute video about FASD. It underscores the importance of not drinking alcohol if you are thinking about getting pregnant or are pregnant. It also talks about the importance of being honest and getting supports for yourself and your child if you did consume alcohol while pregnant. Two brave birth moms … More The Most Powerful Video on FASD We Have Seen

Day 3: Kilometre 3: 9 kms in 9 days for Red Shoes Rock. Stop FASD.

Another kilometre walked to raise awareness of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder. Today I wanted to share information about a campaign to Stamp Out Stigma of birth mothers of children with FASD. This stigma also extends to adoptive/foster parents, caregivers,  and those with FASD. In the efforts of all involved in talking about the prevention of … More Day 3: Kilometre 3: 9 kms in 9 days for Red Shoes Rock. Stop FASD.

October is Child Abuse Prevention Month

October is Child Abuse Prevention Month when the Ontario Association of Children’s Aid Societies (OACAS) and CASs’ call on all Ontarians to help protect children from fear, harm and violence and support families in crisis. Throughout October, we will raise awareness of the signs of child abuse and neglect and the vital role that members … More October is Child Abuse Prevention Month