The Audrey McFarlane award was designed to highlight FASD successes. There are two categories for the Audrey McFarlane Award; recognizing (a) an individual with FASD who have overcome an obstacle to achieve a goal in their life, and (b) a family and/or caregiver who have gone above and beyond to support an individual with an…
This September marks the 19th annual International Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Awareness Day. This year also marks 45 years of FASD being recognized as a medical diagnosis. Today, FASD is the diagnostic term used to describe the broad range of effects that can occur in an individual who was prenatally exposed to alcohol. These effects…
A big thank-you to Jonathan Cater’s parents, Cecilia and Ken, for their yearly donation towards the Lakeland Centre for FASD Scholarship in their son’s name. Jonathon attended Lakeland Summer Camp in 2008 and he passed away suddenly in 2010. In honour of his memory, the Lakeland Centre for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder established a scholarship…
Thank you to Dr. Hasu Rajani for starting us off with the first donation for the “ Change a Life – sponsor a kid to go to camp”! Sponsoring 2 kids to have a fabulous summer camp experience. You can sponsor a kid to attend camp also by contacting the LCFASD office – 780.594.9905
The Lakeland Centre for FASD provides cost-free programs and services in the Cold Lake, Bonnyville, St. Paul and Lac la Biche areas, as well as on First Nations and Métis Settlements through Alberta.