MOFAS is offering Preproposal Meetings for those who want to learn more about the grant opportunities. Participants will have the chance to ask questions.
What’s Happening at MOFAS
We have added a resource navigator, Zora Rabb, to the MOFAS team. Zora is available to work with people facing especially difficult barriers to treatment, services, and supports.
The Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (MOFAS) is looking for Community Outreach Advocates to volunteer at public awareness events.
The Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (MOFAS) intends to release multiple Request for Proposals (RFP) in the following priority areas
The Ready to Achieve Mentoring Program (RAMP™) is a career-focused mentoring program for youth ages 12-17 with a known or suspected diagnosis on the fetal alcohol spectrum.
Having a routine for children with an FASD can help reduce stress and anxiety.
Join us for a community conversation on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, from 6-7:30 p.m.
Do you notice unexplained behaviors with your child? These can be contributed to their sensory processes being over-responsive or under-responsive.
It’s Women’s Health Week. What are you doing to be your healthiest you? Read our list to learn more about nutrition, physical activity, mental health, and preconception health.
Please call, email or meet with your legislators, especially if they are a conference committee member listed below. Thank them for their support of the FASD prevention grants. This program would expand support for pregnant women and moms in recovery and their young children. If you don’t know who represents you, you can look them […]
The FASD summer camp deadline is Monday, May 1, 2017.
You can only get this at the 14th Annual MOFAS Benefit on Sunday, May 7, 2017.
Get tickets to Wicked. You are invited to join MOFAS at our 14th Annual MOFAS Benefit on Sunday, May 7, 2017.
FASD Day at the Capitol is our day to encourage our legislators to improve the quality of life for our community! Watch this video and see for yourself who showed up, stood up, and spoke up for the FASD community.
Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome E-Newsletter, February 2017, Vol. 1 About MOFAS Public Policy Contact Us Order Materials Donate One Word One of the top legislative priorities for MOFAS this year is to change just one word. Our goal is simple: We want to pass legislation that removes the word “congenital” from the definition […]
Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome E-Newsletter, January 2017, Vol. 2 About MOFAS Public Policy Contact Us Order Materials Donate You’re invited It’s that time of year again. We have some very important legislative priorities and we’ll need your help to spread the word to your legislators. That’s right, you’re invited to the 2017 FASD […]
Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome E-Newsletter, January 2017, Vol. 1 About MOFAS Public Policy Contact Us Order Materials Donate Two Events – Youth Leadership Adventure & Parents Retreat Youth: What does it take to become a leader? Join us for a day of adventure, team building, and leadership. We will learn skills to make […]
The Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (MOFAS), along with the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, American Academy of Pediatrics, American Medical Association, American Public Health Association, American Nurses Association, March of Dimes, National Perinatal Association and the National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (NOFAS), opposes criminal penalties for pregnant women who drink. MOFAS […]
A healthy baby starts with a healthy, intended pregnancy. The Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (MOFAS) supports increasing the proportion of women who plan their pregnancies and engage in healthy behaviors before becoming pregnant to reduce the incidence of prenatal alcohol exposure. Link between unintended pregnancies and FASD prevention Unintended pregnancy is a widespread […]
The Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (MOFAS) recommends a human rights-based response serve as the foundation to address Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) to promote and protect the rights of individuals with an FASD. This position statement on human rights reflects the principles under the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the United Nations […]
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