Calendar

Feb 20 @ 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,[...]
Feb 21 @ 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:[...]
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[...]
Feb 23 @ 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[...]
Bunny Therapy (It’s Real) – Golden Valley @ Golden Valley Humane Society (Auditorium)
Feb 25 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Bunny Therapy (It's Real) - Golden Valley @ Golden Valley Humane Society (Auditorium) | Golden Valley | Minnesota | United States
Attention young animal lovers! Who knew there was such a thing as rabbit therapy? Well, it’s true and we want to check it out. Please join us for our very own, private activity to meet[...]
Y.A.C. – Duluth @ St. Mary's Star of the Sea
Feb 26 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Y.A.C. - Duluth @ St. Mary's Star of the Sea | Duluth | Minnesota | United States
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[...]
Health Care Professionals Training (Part 1) - Webinar
Using the Intersection of Genetics, Prenatal Drug/Alcohol Exposure, and Toxic Traumatic Stress to Develop Resilient, Trauma-informed Communities Part 1 will review the neurodevelopmental/neurobehavioral impact of genetics/epigenetics, prenatal drug/alcohol exposure, and toxic traumatic stress, both individually[...]
Mar 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[...]
Health Care Professionals Training (Part 2) - Webinar
Using the Intersection of Genetics, Prenatal Drug/Alcohol Exposure, and Toxic Traumatic Stress to Develop Resiliency-based Trauma-informed Assessment and Intervention Strategies Part 2 will build on the conceptual model outlined in Part 1. The attendee will be[...]
Parent Support & Education Group: FASD Parenting – Duluth @ Ordean Building, Conference Room B & C
Mar 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[...]
Mar 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[...]
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am
Grandmother's Circle Support Group - Brooklyn Center @ Brookdale Library, Creekside Room | Brooklyn Center | Minnesota | United States
Come for support and discussion about the joys, stresses, questions and challenges we face raising grandchildren with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD). Grandfathers, foster parents, parents, and other relative caregivers are welcome. RSVP is helpful,[...]
Young Women’s Retreat – St. Paul @ Sisters of St. Joseph Carondelet Center (Main Enterance)
Mar 4 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Young Women's Retreat - St. Paul @ Sisters of St. Joseph Carondelet Center (Main Enterance) | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Join us for our 3rd Annual Young Women’s Retreat for teen and young adult women with an FASD (approximate ages 16-25). The theme this year will be “Taking Care of You.” It is a day[...]
Mar 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,[...]
FASD Day at the Capitol 2017 @ Christ Lutheran Church
Mar 7 @ 9:00 am – 2:45 pm
FASD Day at the Capitol 2017 @ Christ Lutheran Church | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
  Join us on March 7, 2017 for FASD Day at the Capitol Please join MOFAS for FASD Day at the Capitol on Tuesday, March 7, 2017.  Advocates from across the state will gather at the[...]
Mar 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:[...]
Mar 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[...]
Duluth Women’s Expo @ Duluth Entertainment Convention Center
Mar 11 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Duluth Women's Expo @ Duluth Entertainment Convention Center | Duluth | Minnesota | United States
Join MOFAS at the Duluth Women’s Expo for exhibits, entertainment, seminars, speakers, shopping, and more! Be sure to register in advance to receive your free tickets; otherwise, there is a $6 entrance fee at the[...]
Mar 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
Mar 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[...]
Y.A.C. – Duluth @ St. Mary's Star of the Sea
Mar 12 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Y.A.C. - Duluth @ St. Mary's Star of the Sea | Duluth | Minnesota | United States
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
Mar 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, and Dakota Counties Youth with or without an FASD who are in kindergarten through one year past high school are invited to participate in[...]
FASD Parenting Group – Duluth @ Ordean Building, Conference Rooms A, B, & C
Mar 14 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
FASD Parenting Group - Duluth @ Ordean Building, Conference Rooms A, B, & C | Duluth | Minnesota | United States
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[...]
Mar 16 @ 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[...]
Mar 16 @ 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[...]
Mar 16 @ 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[...]
Mar 16 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Let's Talk About FASD - St. Paul @ MOFAS Office | Saint Paul | Minnesota | United States
Newly diagnosed or just want to learn more about how FASD impacts your life? Join us for a special event for teens and young adults hosted by the YouthACT Thundercats peer leadership group. We will[...]
Mar 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Join us to meet with other caregivers of kids affected by an FASD to share tips, trials, and triumphs and connect with others who understand. When: 3rd Thursday of the month Time: 6:30-8:00PM Where: Bungalow[...]
Central Minnesota Wellness Expo @ River's Edge Convention Center
Mar 18 @ 9:00 am – 2:30 pm
Central Minnesota Wellness Expo @ River's Edge Convention Center | Saint Cloud | Minnesota | United States
Join MOFAS at the Central MN Wellness Expo in St. Cloud! You’ll find over 100 booths and a variety of demonstrations that introduce different ways to create and maintain health. Get the tools you need[...]
Twin Cities Women’s Expo @ Minneapolis Convention Center
Mar 18 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Twin Cities Women's Expo @ Minneapolis Convention Center | Minneapolis | Minnesota | United States
MOFAS will be at the Twin Cities Women’s Expo on Saturday, March 18th.  There will be a variety of vendors ranging from non-profits to those focused on food, fashion, fitness, shopping, and more. Be sure[...]

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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