Canadian province needs to increase FASD support

Anne Elspeth Rector (9 March 2019) ‘Province needs to increase support’ The Intelligencer. Rector writes: Mere tips of this trauma-filled iceberg as education, healthcare and criminal justice are impacted by unaddressed challenges. Which flags under-funding of parents trying to maximize kids’ potential – and minimize future community burdens; most having adopted with no inkling FASD would upend their lives (and many adopt several children). As one parent remarked; “our kids have the highest prevalence among disabilities and deserve quality of life… there’s not one kid that’s unreachable.” The Intelligencer.

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