or 0412550540 - its all free!
The rffada in Cairns has organised monthly face to face support group meetings for parents of children with FASD. For interested parents, the next meeting will be held on the 26th June at the My Pathway offices, 84 Cook Street, Portsmith [opposite Blackwoods]. The meeting will commence at 5.00 pm and will include tea, coffee and biscuits donated by My Pathway. The meeting will be devoted to discussion on issues that parents are having with their children and will include suggestions about interventions, strategies and accommodations. My Pathway is an organisation delivering employment services to remote Indigenous communities across the top of Australia.
Please be there by 5.00 pm. There is no cost to participants. We do not have any childcare facilities. If by any chance you cannot get in to the office please ring me on 0412550540 and i will come downstairs to let you in. Please also have a think about what you would like to discuss.
Organised by the Queensland FASD Support Group on Facebook, the next meeting in Southport is held on Wednesday the 29th April between 10.30am and 12.30pm. This meeting and the one after will be held at the FASD Clinic on the 3rd floor of the Southport Health Precinct Building, 16 - 30 High Street, Southport. After that, meetings will be held at Pacific Pines Community Hub. The meeting dates for the remainder of the year are:
May 27th; June 24th; July 22nd; August 19th; September 23rd; October 28th; November 25th; December 23rd.
Monica McKinnon and Meegan Sullivanhave started a support group called Alice Springs Fetal Alcohol Carers Support Group. We are holding the first meeting on the 11th June.
Would you be able to email this around your networks and see if anyone would be interested?