Catholic Social Services

Central Region - Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder - Family Support Program


Description
Provide direct support, including community outreach, to the child, and advocacy/information sharing to assist children and their families affected by Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD).

Service provides:

  • direct support, community outreach, advocacy and information sharing to assist children and families affected by Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)

Includes:

  • education and training for the families, monthly Parent Support Group, monthly Education Morning
  • supports to connect families to community programs and agencies such as Family Support for Children with Disabilities (FSCD) (Respite), Family School Wellness, psychiatrists, Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Assessment
Affiliation: Funded by Child and Family Services.Key Provider: support workers, case workers
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to:
  • 17 years and younger (under 18)
  • living with or suspected of having Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)
  • and their parents / caregivers
Application Process
Service Access: Application Required, To access service:
  • contact intake to complete the referral application
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

Wait times vary. Can be 6 months to 1 year.

Telephone
780-352-5535 (Program Co - ordinator)
Fax
780-352-3190
Web Site
http://www.cssalberta.ca
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: N/A - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Charity / Foundation, Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
June 22, 2015
Address
5206 51 Avenue
Wetaskiwin, AB, T9A 0V4
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Tue
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Wed
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Thu
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM
Fri
08:00 AM - 05:00 PM