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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.

Bryce Odell – LCFASD Research Assistant

August 22, 2018 in:

Hi, I’m Bryce and I was born and raised in Cold Lake. I just finished a Bachelors of Science degree at MacEwan University with a Major in Psychology and a Minor in Biology. I will be starting a Master’s of Educational Psychology degree at the University of Alberta this fall. This summer, like the past…

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As summer comes to close at Stepping Stone Lodge..

August 22, 2018 in:

Well, another year of camp has come to a close and we had such an amazing summer! Some of our favorite moments included tours of the air base, beading, horse painting, making bannock with a local elder from the Friendship Centre, crafting, swimming at the pool, and baking cookies. We had many new campers as…

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LCFASD Mocktail Challenge to celebrate FASD Day!

August 20, 2018 in:

Sunday September 09, 2018 marks the nineteenth annual International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Awareness Day. This year also marks another milestone in that it was forty-five years ago that FASD was recognized as a medical diagnosis. During FASD Awareness Day, we will carry messages that urge and support women to have alcohol free pregnancies….

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Back to School Tips

August 16, 2018 in:

Tips for Back to School Routines With summer coming to an end and September just around the corner, it is time to start preparing our children for back to school.  Transition is always a difficult time and transitioning back to a school routine is no different.  The following are some tips to ease our children…

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