An Accessible Community-Based Program
Ages 10 to 22
The program is open to youth and young adults aged 10 to 22.
The FASD Youth/Young Adult Mentor program is funded by the South East Alberta FASD Network (SEAFAN). There are no costs associated with the program.
Long Term Support
Youth graduate from the program when they have achieved all self-identified goals or turn 22 years of age.
What to Expect
The program aims to support youth and young adults to achieve their self-identified goals. To do this, a mentor offers the following services:
Ensuring basic needs are met
Life and social skill development
Caregiver/youth or young adult conflict resolution support
Providing caregiver supports and strategies
Building natural and community supports
Transition or referral to other supports
The FASD program assists people diagnosed with or suspected of having a Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) and helps them gain the skills required to navigate education, employment, social situations, and if applicable, independent living.
FASD Youth/Young Adult Mentor
Assisting youth and young adults who are diagnosed with or are suspected of having FASD.
How to Access
Referrals can come from any source. Youth and young adults graduate from the program when they have achieved all self-identified goals or turn 22 years of age.
McMan's core values of commitment, trust, respect, empathy, and genuineness are ingrained in each portion of service delivery.
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