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About the Organisation
The FASD Trust was started in January 2007 in response to the growing number of requests for information being received by the adoptive parents of a child diagnosed as having FASD (Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders).
The FASD Trust exists as a charity to raise awareness of FASD thereby;
Improving the understanding of those with FASD and;
Increasing the support that those with FASD and their families / carers receive, not just from statutory bodies, but from the wider community.
Preventing others being born with FASD.
It aims to do this by:
Running support groups for those affected by FASD and their parents / carers / wider family.
Providing a variety of resources to support families affected.
Hosting professional forums (Medical & Healthcare; Social Work; Education) and local Professional Special Interest Groups.
Informing local and national decision makers to ensure provision for those with FASD.
Collaborating with others.