Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Parent / Caregiver Support Group
|Primary Contact||Martha Bradford, Resource Center Director / Support Group Leader; Email: email@example.com|
|Alternate Contact||Ron & Carolle Twiss, Community Developer; Phone: 905-632-8036|
|Alternate Name (Internal use only)||FAS ; FASD ; Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Education and Awareness / Resource Center|
|Located In Community||Hamilton (City of)|
|Description||The FASD Parent/Caregiver Support Group is a safe space to gather to discuss concerns, difficulties, and network with others caring for an individual with FASD. Adult and youth individuals with FASD are also welcome. |
The FASD Education & Awareness office and resource center is dedicated to providing education and awareness (including printed materials and posters) to professionals, parents/caregivers, and anyone else interested in FASD.
The Center is staffed on a volunteer basis.
|Meetings||Last Saturday of each month 10 am - 12 noon at Philpot Memorial Church 84 York Road Hamilton.|
|Areas Served||Hamilton (City of)|
|Eligibility||Anyone who is touched by FASD.|
|Fees||Donation ; None ; No fees are required for participation. Donations are gratefully accepted.|
|Print Material||Various printed material available, please call for further info.|
|Funding||The FASD Parent/Caregiver Support Group is a charitable organization that runs the support group, the resource center, and helps to organize the Hamilton International FASD Day each year (Sept. 9).|
|Service Categories||Agency Based Libraries/Resource Centres ~ Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders ; Caregiver/Care Receiver Support Groups ~ Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders ; Parent Support Groups ~ Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders ; Parent to Parent Networking ~ Children Prenatally Exposed to Drugs ~ High Risk Infants/Children ; Subject Specific Public Awareness/Education ~ Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders|
|Subjects||Addictions ; Alcohol ; Anxiety disorders ; Developmental disabilities ; Learning disabilities ; Mental disorders ; Mood disorders ; Pregnancy complications ; Support groups|