INTRODUCING FETAL ALCOHOL SPECTRUM DISORDER (FASD)
THE PARENTS HELPING PARENTS PROJECT
The Toronto FASD Network and the Toronto FASD Leadership Team are pleased to announce:
WHAT: The launch of the PARENTS HELPING PARENTS PROJECT, a phone support resource provided by Parent Mentors (parents and caregivers of children, youth and adults affected by FASD) prepared to listen to, support and share personal coping strategies with other parents and caregiver of individuals affected by FASD.
As a peer mentoring resource it is not a crisis line and cannot offer therapeutic or clinical interventions. However, it can provide information where parents and caregivers might access those interventions, as well as information about other community resources.
Callers can expect confidentiality, except in situations where there is a risk of harm to oneself or to others.
WHEN: As of February 8, 2021; 7 days a week; 10:00 A.M. – 10:00 P.M.
HOW: Call 647 572-4519 to access a Parent Mentor.
The Parents Helping Parents Project is funded through the Ministry of Children, Community and Social Services.