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The best way to end FASD is information. We believe that when expectant mothers, caregivers, their support systems and people living with FASD are given enough information we will empower individuals from all walks of life to make positive change in our world.

Pateresa Winter – Transition Coordinator

December 9, 2019 in:

Hi there! My name is Pateresa and I’m the new Transition Coordinator at the LCFASD. I started in this role in the beginning of September after graduating from the Community Social Work program at Portage College. I have spent the past two summers working as a Camp Leader at our Summer Camp located out at…

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Giving Tuesday

November 19, 2019 in:

This year the Lakeland Centre for FASD is participating in Giving Tuesday focusing on Mental Health & Addictions through the programs offered at the 2nd Floor Women’s Recovery Centre. Our Goal is to raise $1500 with the money going towards 2nd Floor program costs. We will be hosting this event on Tuesday December 3, 2019…

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Melissa Faithful – Mothers to be Mentor

November 15, 2019 in:

After I graduated with my diploma in Correctional Services, I worked in a half way house for over five years. My role required me to work with offenders transitioning out of the federal system. This is where I started to recognize the gaps in the systems that we are required to work with as front-line…

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