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First Professional Qualification Announced For Aotearoa NZ

Tuesday, 2 July 2024, 8:59 am | FASD-CAN

FASD-CAN and Toitu te Waiora are pleased to announce that NZQA have approved the Support a person with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) and two associated skill standards. More >>

Ministerial Announcement On Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD)

Saturday, 27 April 2024, 5:56 am | FASD-CAN

Dr Leigh Henderson, the Chair of FASD-CAN, the organisation supporting people with FASD and their families, was encouraged by the renewed activity and intiatives announced by the Minister. More >>

FASD-CAN Response To ERO Report: Vulnerable Learners Failed By Alternative Education

Wednesday, 28 June 2023, 10:43 am | FASD-CAN

An Education Review Office report, released yesterday, found that Alternative Education is failing some of our most vulnerable rangatahi (https://ero.govt.nz/news). The ERO identifies many factors contributing to this failure, including lack of funding, ... More >>

Parenting A Child With Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder

Tuesday, 21 November 2017, 9:08 am | FASD-CAN

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) will be in the spotlight again this week when international expert Jeff Noble gives insight and hope to New Zealand parents, caregivers and professionals dealing with fetal alcohol and its effects daily. More >>

Families relieved Government Plan to address FASD

Wednesday, 17 August 2016, 11:02 am | FASD-CAN

FASD-CAN, a charitable organisation set up to unite and support families living with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) is pleased the Government has launched a cross-ministry Action Plan, to address the neglected and pressing problems families living with ... More >>

Network established to support families

Tuesday, 21 October 2014, 2:51 pm | FASD-CAN

FASD-CAN Incorporated, a non-profit organisation set up to support people affected by Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), is thrilled to announce that Auckland Judge Tony FitzGerald has accepted their invitation to be the organisation’s first ... More >>




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