If you have community interest and commitment already and want to move forward, and want to do more than just a one-day media event, then you are ready to follow the Prince George’s Northern Family Health Society model for community action.
If this is too overwhelming, then stick to something simple and easy, like the last idea here:
Host a Mini FASD Awareness Campaign!
This is great for the office – yours or your doctor’s – or any reception area that will give you permission. Just a bowl of Snickers mini bars and some FASD Fact Cards are all you need. Details here.
Check out NON-ALCOHOLIC DRINK RECIPES
This set of words means different things to different people.
- Baby Love Activities BRAND NEW: BABYLOVE PRESENTATION for middle / high school students! (Includes powerpoint with facilitator’s notes and two optional video links, and three optional handouts / activities.)
All About Me,_FASD.pdf (852KB)
OTHER GREAT SITES
- The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration funds the FASD Center for Excellence, a clearinghouse for FASD resources and materials: http://www.fasdcenter.samhsa.gov/index.cfm
- The National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome is dedicated to eliminating birth defects caused by alcohol consumption during pregnancy and to improving the quality of life for affected families and individuals: http://www.nofas.org/