Pregnant Paws 5km Walk

Foothills Fetal Alcohol Society is hosting their first ever Pregnant Paws 5 km walk!! This walk is to recognize, support, and learn about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder! Location: High River George Lane Park (meet at the stage) Time: 9:00 AM Date: September 9th, 2017 There will be a BBQ after the walk! Bring all friends […]

Outdoor Movie Night at the Culture Center in High River!

Tomorrow, August 12th, the Foothills Fetal Alcohol Society is hosting Outdoor Movie Night at the Culture Center in High River! Cost is free of charge, and starts at 8:30pm! We will be playing Jurassic World, bring your family and friends!! Please RSVP to Christy at 403-589-7620! Hope to see you all there!  

Special guests announced for our Foothills Comic Con Fundraiser!

Hello fans! Our special media guests were announced last week! Please visit our website, and follow us on social media for the latest updates!

Follow us!

Don’t forget to follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram!!  Facebook – 101 Centre – home of the 101 Recycling, PregChat and the Foothills FAS Twitter – Foothillsfas @HRiverffas Instagram – Foothillsfas We also have our Comic Con pages, for those of you following this exciting fundraising event!! Hope to see you all there! Facebook […]

Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders and the Justice System: A Judge’s Perspective on a Hidden Challenge

Another interesting article!   https://ici.umn.edu/products/impact/301/FASD-Courts/#FASD-Courts

PARENTS WARNED AGAINST GIVING CHILDREN ALCOHOL IN ATTEMPT TO SUPERVISE DRINKING

Interesting article, have a read!   Parents warned against giving children alcohol in attempt to supervise drinking

SOAR Board Artwork!

Isn’t this a beautiful piece of art?? Stay tuned on how to get your own, CUSTOMIZED Foothills Fetal Alcohol Society SOAR Board!!   Have questions? Contact general@foothillsfas.com! Follow us for most recent updates: Twitter – Foothillsfas / @HRiverffas Instagram – foothillsfas Facebook – 101 Centre – home of 101 Recycling, PregChat and the Foothills FAS

Foothills Comic Con Volunteer Meeting

Hey everyone! We are having another Volunteer Meeting this Thursday July 13th @6:00 at the 101 Centre in High River, address is 101- 520 Macleod Trail SW. If you cant make the meeting this week but want to volunteer please visit the website www.foothillsconvention.com and register!! Hope to see you all there!!

When “Awareness” Isn’t Enough

New study explores public thinking about prenatal exposure to alcohol  Advocates working to prevent and address fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) are facing a dilemma familiar to those who work on substance use issues. The public is aware of the problem and even considers it important. Yet, public thinking also includes many unproductive assumptions and […]