Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder - Coaching Families

Catholic Social Services


Description
Assists families in their own home as they learn about and respond to the needs of their children who are affected by or are strongly suspected of being affected by fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD).

Service offers:

  • intensive supports for 6 to 18 months to families with children affected by fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD)

Includes:

  • helping caregivers to access diagnostic services
  • providing tools and strategies for adjustment in living with children who have FASD
  • making referrals to a variety of services including counselling services and parenting support groups
  • a monthly parent support group
  • raising awareness in the community about FASD
Eligibility
Yes, Service targeted to families with children who are:
  • 21 years and younger
  • and diagnosed with fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) or who demonstrate strong indicators of prenatal exposure to alcohol or drugs
Application Process
Service Access: By Appointment, To access service:
  • call the Intake Line

Referral Process: No


Waiting Period: No,
Telephone
780-975-4896 (Intake Line)
Web Site
http://www.cssalberta.ca
Languages
English
Fees
Fee: No


Fee Reduction: No


Membership Fee: No


Accessibility
Wheelchair access: Yes -
Other disabled access: No -
Topic(s)
Agency Information
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Last Verified On
November 29, 2023
Address
11405 163 Street NW
Edmonton, AB, T5M 3Y3
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Hours of Operation
Mon
08:30 AM to 05:00 PM
Tue
08:30 AM to 05:00 PM
Wed
08:30 AM to 05:00 PM
Thu
08:30 AM to 05:00 PM
Fri
08:30 AM to 05:00 PM

Closed on holidays.