Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Key Worker & Parent Support Program

The Key Worker & Parent Support Program provides support to families with children and youth living with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) on Southern Vancouver Island. The Key Worker provides practical and emotional support to families and assists families, professionals and the community in their understanding of FASD.

The FASD Key Worker

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  • Mentors families to increase their knowledge, skills and confidence; empowering them to become their own best advocates
  • Supports families (birth, adoptive and foster) throughout the assessment/diagnostic process
  • Assists families to select and access appropriate services by providing information on the available programs and support, health and education services
  • Provides information, resources and suggestions to support the implementation of strategies and activities to help children to experience less frustration and more success and
  • Facilitates a culturally safe circle of support for families and caregivers.

 

Living & Learning with FASD Support Circle starting: January 11, 2017

  

Contact Us 

  •  Eleanor L., FASD Key Worker & Parent Support Program
  •  Tel:  250.384.3211 
  •  Fax: 250.384.1586

Click here to download the PDF of the FASD brochure.

 

  • Colleen C., Director of Aboriginal Supported Child Development Program (ASCDP) & Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Key Worker & Parent Support Program
  •  Tel:  250.384.3211
  •  Fax: 250.384.1586
- See more at: http://www.vnfc.ca/programs-services/aboriginal-early-intervention-team#sthash.Xuxqi0m2.dpuf