FASD AWARENESS DAY RESOURCES

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The 9th of September is International FASD Awareness Day, the ninth of the ninth highlighting the importance of staying alcohol free throughout the nine months of pregnancy. This awareness campaign gives voice and support to those affected by prenatal alcohol exposure and encourages the sharing of prevention messages. NOFASD Australia has created a range of […]

INTERNATIONAL FASD AWARENESS DAY

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Spring is here in Australia, and as the birds spruce up their nests, we at NOFASD Australia dust off our red shoes once again! September 9 is Red Shoes Rock Day! An international day of awareness of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). At 9:09 on the 9th day of the 9th month people across Australia, […]

WEBINAR: INTRODUCTION TO FASD

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In recognition of International FASD Awareness Day (on the 9th September) NOFASD Australia are presenting our popular 2 hour Information Workshop free of charge on September 10th! Hopefully you will have rocked your red shoes to raise awareness on the 9th and will be ready for more in-depth knowledge about FASD. This free online workshop […]

ONE MONTH TO FASD AWARENESS DAY

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The 9th day of the 9th month is globally acknowledged as International FASD Awareness Day, and the whole of September is now known as FASD Awareness Month. Symbolising the 9 months of a pregnancy, FASD Awareness can be shared in many ways. We encourage you to get involved! You might like to host an event, […]

FASD AWARENESS DAY RESOURCES

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The 9th of September is International FASD Awareness Day, the ninth of the ninth highlighting the importance of staying alcohol free throughout the nine months of pregnancy. This awareness campaign gives voice and support to those affected by prenatal alcohol exposure and encourages the sharing of prevention messages. NOFASD Australia has created a range of […]

WEBINAR SERIES – CHILD AND ADOLESCENT TO PARENT/CARER VIOLENCE AND ABUSE

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Child to Parent Violence and Abuse Webinar, presented by Associate Professor Anita Gibbs The first two webinars explored this area of family violence which is ‘almost taboo’ in our society, but very real for families and those attempting to offer support and interventions. These webinars include: – exploring the phenomena of adolescent to parent and caregiver […]

PARENT & CARER WEBINAR #3

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Home education options for children with FASD Free webinar: Tuesday 9th June, 2pm to 2:30  Australian Eastern Standard Time (12pm in WA) Join NOFASD Australia and experienced parents and carers for the third in a series of short webinars with practical tips and strategies for helping our children with FASD to learn. The closure of […]

PARENT & CARER WEBINAR #2

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Practical learning strategies for children with FASD Tuesday 12th May, 2pm to 2:30 (Australian Eastern Standard Time), 12pm AWST Join NOFASD Australia, with experienced parents and carers of children with FASD, for the second in a series of short webinars with practical tips and strategies for helping our children with FASD to learn. These are […]

FREE WEBINAR FOR PARENTS AND CARERS

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Home learning strategies for children with FASD Tuesday 5th May, 3pm to 3:30 (Australian Eastern Standard Time) NOFASD Australia, with experienced parents and carers of children with FASD, are hosting a series of short webinars. The first webinar is packed with practical tips and strategies for supporting your child who is learning at home. These are […]

INTERNATIONAL FASD AWARENESS DAY 2019

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At NOFASD, across Australia, and around the world people are taking a minute to pause and reflect on the struggles which individuals and families face when they are living with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). At 9:09 on the 9th day of the 9th month we come together to raise awareness about the risks of […]

99 DAYS TO 9/9 – INTERNATIONAL FASD AWARENESS DAY

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The 9th day of the 9th month is International FASD Awareness Day. Symbolising the 9 months of pregnancy, this is a day to share messages about the importance of alcohol-free pregnancies and to support families living with FASD. The event can be acknowledged in many ways – we encourage you to get involved! You might […]

FASD STARFISH AWARDS

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“Making a difference” The closing ceremonies of the 8th International Conference on FASD included inspiring messages of hope and action from the Adult Leadership Committee – 5 community leaders who are living with FASD. Their closing presentation included the bestowing of the Starfish Award, which this year went to two leading researchers for their immense […]