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Oct 18 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Share support, resources and experiences with other parents of older teens/young adults who have challenging behaviors, including possible addictions. When: Meets every 3rd Wednesday of the month Time: 10-11:30 am Where: MOFAS Office, Suite 395 2233[...]
Oksoberfest – Staples @ Central Lakes College Staples Campus
Oct 18 @ 12:00 pm
Oksoberfest - Staples @ Central Lakes College Staples Campus | Staples | Minnesota | United States
As part of the MOFAS College Ambassador Program grant, Central Lakes College is hosting Oksoberfest during National Collegiate Alcohol Awareness Week. Oksoberfest will feature a variety of fun activities including: kegs ‘n eggs, mocktail making[...]
Oct 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Brainerd FASD Support Group for Caregivers @ Brainerd Public Library | Brainerd | Minnesota | United States
Meet with other people who care for someone with a known or suspected Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). Support groups are a great place to seek emotional support, meet other parents and caregivers who understand,[...]
43rd Annual Prevention Program Sharing Conference @ St Cloud River's Edge Convention Center
Oct 19 – Oct 20 all-day
Join MOFAS at Minnesota’s 43rd Annual Prevention Program Sharing Conference. This conference provides learning, networking, and skill-building opportunities to enhance alcohol, tobacco, and other drug misuse prevention efforts. By sharing effective prevention strategies and programs,[...]
Oct 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Women of Traditional Birthing - Minneapolis @ Division of Indian Work | Minneapolis | Minnesota | United States
This event is funded by a grant from MOFAS. Free Prenatal Parenting Classes Topics and activities: Intro to traditional prenatal parenting Mental health/prenatal care Effects of smoking/drinking/drug use Traditional use of tobacco The role of[...]
Oct 19 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Be a Thundercat- St Paul @ MOFAS Office | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Become an important part of MOFAS teen and young adult leadership group, YouthACT Thundercats! This group is for young people age 15+ who want to develop leadership skills and become part of a youth-led FASD[...]
Oct 19 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Changes and Challenges Support Group- St. Paul @ MOFAS | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Changes and Challenges Caring for ourselves and our children as they transition to adulthood Come for support and discussion about the joys, stresses and challenges we face as our children with an FASD strive for[...]
4-H Club – Dakota @ Dakota County Extension Office
Oct 21 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
4-H Club - Dakota @ Dakota County Extension Office | Farmington | Minnesota | United States
4-H Clubs for youth with and without an FASD Chisago, Anoka, and Dakota Counties Youth with or without an FASD who are in kindergarten through one year past high school are invited to participate in[...]
Y.A.C. – Duluth @ Ordean Building
Oct 22 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Support and recreation for young adults living with an FASD (Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders). Young Adult Club (Y.A.C.) is a skills group for transition age youth (ages 14-25) who have an FASD. The Y.A.C. group[...]
Oct 23 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Circle of Hope Support Group - St Paul @ MOFAS, Suite 395 | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
The Circle of Hope (COH) Support Group is a network of women who have used alcohol and/or drugs during pregnancy. Together, we provide support in overcoming the stigma of addiction and FASD. We provide information,[...]
Adoption/Foster Care Support Group in Rochester Who: Anyone who has or is interested in adoption, adoption issues or foster care. Where: 1025 Maywood Road SW, Rochester, MN 55904 When: 6:30 p.m.-8:00 p.m. 4th Thursday of[...]
Oct 26 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Women of Traditional Birthing - Minneapolis @ Division of Indian Work | Minneapolis | Minnesota | United States
This event is funded by a grant from MOFAS. Free Prenatal Parenting Classes Topics and activities: Intro to traditional prenatal parenting Mental health/prenatal care Effects of smoking/drinking/drug use Traditional use of tobacco The role of[...]
Oct 26 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Uniquely, homeschooling families are with their kids all the time and the reasons we homeschool are varied. Of course, schooling our FASD kids will be the central focus but we will also discuss teaching methods,[...]
A Poetic Place @ Northeast Library
Oct 28 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
A Poetic Place @ Northeast Library | Minneapolis | Minnesota | United States
Support group for parents and caregivers raising an African American child who has a Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). Please join us for discussion about the joys, stressors, questions and challenges you may face. RSVP[...]
Nov 1 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Northern Minnesota FASD Peer Support Group- Grand Rapids @ Itasca Resource Center (IRC) | Grand Rapids | Minnesota | United States
Come for support and discussion about the joys, stresses, questions and challenges we face raising children (infant through adult) with known or suspected Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD). All parents, foster parents, legal guardians, and[...]
Parent Support & Education Group: FASD Parenting – Duluth @ Ordean Building, Conference Room B & C
Nov 2 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Parent Support & Education Group: FASD Parenting - Duluth @ Ordean Building, Conference Room B & C | Duluth | Minnesota | United States
This program is made possible from a MOFAS Grant. FASD Parenting Groups Networking, support and education for families of children with an FASD. All groups are open and confidential. Childcare and a light meal are[...]
Nov 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Women of Traditional Birthing - Minneapolis @ Division of Indian Work | Minneapolis | Minnesota | United States
This event is funded by a grant from MOFAS. Free Prenatal Parenting Classes Topics and activities: Intro to traditional prenatal parenting Mental health/prenatal care Effects of smoking/drinking/drug use Traditional use of tobacco The role of[...]
Nov 6 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Circle of Hope Support Group - St Paul @ MOFAS, Suite 395 | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
The Circle of Hope (COH) Support Group is a network of women who have used alcohol and/or drugs during pregnancy. Together, we provide support in overcoming the stigma of addiction and FASD. We provide information,[...]
Nov 7 @ 5:15 pm – 6:45 pm
Parent Support & Education Group: Extreme Parenting - Duluth @ 1st Lutheran Church | Delaware | Ohio | United States
This program is funded by a MOFAS Grant. Extreme Parenting Support and education for families who have children with emotional/behavioral disabilities. All groups are open and confidential. Childcare and a light meal are provided. When:[...]
Nov 9 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Women of Traditional Birthing - Minneapolis @ Division of Indian Work | Minneapolis | Minnesota | United States
This event is funded by a grant from MOFAS. Free Prenatal Parenting Classes Topics and activities: Intro to traditional prenatal parenting Mental health/prenatal care Effects of smoking/drinking/drug use Traditional use of tobacco The role of[...]
Minneapolis Caregiver Support Group @ Sovereign Grounds Coffee Shop
Nov 9 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Minneapolis Caregiver Support Group @ Sovereign Grounds Coffee Shop | Minneapolis | Minnesota | United States
Meet with other people who care for someone with a known or suspected Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). Support groups are a great place to seek emotional support, meet other parents and caregivers who understand,[...]
A Poetic Place @ Northeast Library
Nov 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
A Poetic Place @ Northeast Library | Minneapolis | Minnesota | United States
Support group for parents and caregivers raising an African American child who has a Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). Please join us for discussion about the joys, stressors, questions and challenges you may face. RSVP[...]
Nov 11 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Baxter's (The Dog) Circle of Support- St. Paul @ MOFAS | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Join us for a monthly support group for teens and young adults (age 16-25) with an FASD (or suspected). This facilitated group is an opportunity to hang out and connect with other youth that understand[...]
4-H Club – Anoka @ Bunker Hills Activities Center
Nov 11 @ 11:00 am
4-H Club - Anoka @ Bunker Hills Activities Center | Andover | Minnesota | United States
4-H Clubs for youth with and without an FASD Chisago, Anoka, and Dakota Counties Youth with or without an FASD who are in kindergarten through one year past high school are invited to participate in[...]
4-H Club – Ramsey @ Ramsey County Extension Services
Nov 11 @ 1:00 pm
4-H Club - Ramsey @ Ramsey County Extension Services | Maplewood | Minnesota | United States
4-H Clubs for youth with and without an FASD Chisago, Anoka, Dakota, and Ramsey Counties Youth with or without an FASD who are in kindergarten through one year past high school are invited to participate[...]
Y.A.C. – Duluth @ Ordean Building
Nov 12 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Support and recreation for young adults living with an FASD (Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders). Young Adult Club (Y.A.C.) is a skills group for transition age youth (ages 14-25) who have an FASD. The Y.A.C. group[...]
4-H Club – Chisago @ North Branch Library
Nov 13 @ 6:30 pm
4-H Club - Chisago @ North Branch Library | North Branch | Minnesota | United States
4-H Clubs for youth with and without an FASD Chisago, Anoka, Dakota, and Ramsey Counties Youth with or without an FASD who are in kindergarten through one year past high school are invited to participate[...]
FASD Parenting Group – Duluth @ Ordean Building, Conference Rooms A, B, & C
Nov 14 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
This event is funded by a MOFAS grant. Networking, support, and education for families of children with an FASD. All groups are open and confidential. Childcare and a light meal are provided. When: 2nd Tuesday[...]
Nov 15 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Share support, resources and experiences with other parents of older teens/young adults who have challenging behaviors, including possible addictions. When: Meets every 3rd Wednesday of the month Time: 10-11:30 am Where: MOFAS Office, Suite 395 2233[...]
Nov 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Brainerd FASD Support Group for Caregivers @ Brainerd Public Library | Brainerd | Minnesota | United States
Meet with other people who care for someone with a known or suspected Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD). Support groups are a great place to seek emotional support, meet other parents and caregivers who understand,[...]

This is the first MOFAS sponsored event that I have attended. It was amazing. I was blown away. Next year I will attend the entire event! I will also bring my daughters along to hear about FASD. I had no idea, but everyone needs this information.

– Annual Meeting Attendee

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