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Support for Individuals of Child Bearing Age

Ages 16+

The program works with Indigenous individuals 16 and over who are at risk of delivering a baby with FASD.

No Fees

The program is funded by the South Alberta FASD Network. There are no costs associated with the program.

Building Relationships

We help participants connect with their community to help them cope with any challenges they face.

McMan South - What to Expect

What to Expect

The Parent Child Assistance Program aims to help individuals improve their caregiver and family planning skills, as well as encourage safer substance use. Services are provided for up to three years, with a focus on family planning and additional support. Activities include:


  • Information and access to pregnancy prevention or family planning options

  • Connection to prenatal services and support

  • Navigating and connecting to community and cultural services 

  • Mentorship and information for parents

In the Parent Child Assistance Program, mentors provide hands-on support to Indigenous individuals of child bearing age who are at risk of having a child affected by fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD). The program focuses on ensuring participants have proper guidance, parenting skills, and connections in the community; treatments are sourced to professionals when required.

Parent Child Assistance Program

Helping grow healthy babies.

How to Access

the Program

Individuals can access the Parent Child Assistance Program on their own, or they may be referred by someone else, including Elders or professionals.  


Want to learn more about the Parent Child Assistance Program?

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