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MEET REBECCA – I am an adoptee who searched and found.I live with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome. I was diagnosed by a pediatric geneticist in Albanu New York. I WROTE A book about my journey: https://www.amazon.com/Tenacity-Rebecca-Tillou-ebook/dp/B01F31JYC MY STORY – My name is Rebecca, and I was diagnosed with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome at 34 years old. Diagnosed […]

Marching into Day 13 – we are meeting some extraordinary people. Heather reached out to us and said count me in. Thank you to all the adults who are standing tall in their Red Shoes Rock! MEET HEATHER – Hi. I am Heather. She is passionate about helping others in Alcohol and drug recovery as […]

I received an email from a long time friend asking to use a picture I had recently posted on my Facebook thread to raise awareness about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders. Of course I said “yes”!We cannot raise awareness about FASD’s and rallying for supports for those affected unless we find the courage to step up […]

MEET VAL – I’m sober since 2005. And despite losing all my family I have maintained my sobriety…I trusted professionals and still do and today “Thanks to professionals, I can help others in many ways….I encourage people…I continue to look for a brighter side to life. MY STORY – I am a 57 year old […]

MEET MATT – I’m a speaker/ trainer and advocate for FASD and had the opportunity to work with Ministry of Child and youth services Ontario and many communities along the way in raising the awareness of FASD. Being a graduate of the only program in Canada and holding a job as an FASD worker in […]

Day 8 International Red Shoes Rock Virtual Relay Race – Lee from the UK! Hi Lee. I don’t think I know someone from the UK – oh the United Kingdom. No don’t think I knew someone with FASD from there either. So this will be a good day – tell me all about castles! We […]

Day Five of our 90 Day Count Down to September 9 – This International Red Shoes Rock Virtual Relay is FUN!  Mac has been busy collecting friends and sharing them. We are so appreciative of each of you! We’re loving the action. People are out strutting and jumping and rolling and climbing with their RedShoesRock. […]

It’s Day 4 of our countdown to 90 days before International FASDay on September 9… Andrew you are an inspiration – your running feet brought the thought of FASD to the forefront of everyone of us that voted for your Runner’s World nomination… Thank you for being you. All the best in speaking. You ran […]

Day 3 International Red Shoes Rock Virtual Relay Race – James from Canada! James I heard you help kids with FASD and you use horses to to it. Wow that is a really good idea because horses know stuff! Let’s take a horse with us today… I got tired yesterday… I think you are too […]

Day 2 International Red Shoes Rock Virtual Relay Race – Congratulations to RJ Formanek from Canada! RJ is it true you were the real person who started this whole Red Shoes Rock idea. I love red shoes – mine can run really fast can your shoes do that too! We’re loving the action. People are […]