Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Drug-Affected
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FASD Online Support Groups and Mail Lists
E-mail discussion support groups for adoptive parents of children with FASD (Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders); moms who have given birth to children with FAS (Fetal Alcohol Syndrome); adults with FASD; adoptive parents of children who are alcohol exposed and have symptoms of Reactive Attachment Disorder; adoptive parents of older children with FASD; parents and mentors of adults who have FASD. E-mail support groups are in a dozen states and more. Please note that the online 'groups' cited here are at different levels of development - several are in an early stage of development with only a few members.
FEN (Family Empowerment Network)
National network. Founded 1992. Support, education, advocacy and training for families of children and adults with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD) or fetal alcohol effects and interested professionals. Fetal alcohol spectrum disorder resources, education and referrals for diagnosis. Networks families together for support. Assistance in starting support groups.
Family Empowerment Network
c/o University of Wisconsin, Department of Family Medicine
1100 Delaplaine Ct.
Madison, WI 53715
Voice: 1-800-462-5254 or 608-262-6590
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