Bissell Centre

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum of Services - Parent-Child Assistance Advocate


Description
Provides support for women struggling with addictions who want a healthy pregnancy and child and are at risk of delivering a child with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD).

Service offers:

  • mentorship and harm reduction services for vulnerable women exposed to high-risk substance use and of child-bearing years to have healthy pregnancies, healthy babies and positive relationships. 
Key Provider: parent - child advocate
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to women:
  • 16 years and older
  • who are pregnant 
  • who are high - risk of using substances 
  • who have used alcohol and / or drugs during pregnancy
  • who are not successfully engaged with community service providers and want to improve childbirth outcomes and enhance parenting skills in a harm reduction approach
Application Process
Service Access: By Appointment, To access service:
  • call for intake
Referral Process: No

Waiting Period: Yes,

There may be a waiting list.

Telephone
780-423-2285 Ext. 157
Telephone
780-966-0041 (Cellular)
Web Site
http://www.bissellcentre.org
Email
cmolyneux@bissellcentre.org
Fees
Fee: No
Fee Reduction: No
Membership Fee: No
Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes - Other disabled access: N/A -
Legal Status
Registered Charity / Foundation, Registered Not-For-Profit
Topic(s)
Last Updated On
October 23, 2020
Address
10530 96 Street
Edmonton, AB, T5H 2H6
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Tue
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Wed
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Thu
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM
Fri
08:30 AM - 04:30 PM