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MEET SAM – He was diagnosed at 34 with Fetal Alcohol and the pieces and challenges of his early adulthood began to make sense. He realized he was the master of his own destiny and God was the head of his life. Since his diagnosis he has filmed, edited,  directed and produced The Good News […]

MEET LIZ – Liz is an energetic creative person.  She is the author of two award winning books on living with fetal alcohol. The Best I Can Be to help families raising children and The Braided Cord Tough Times In and Out to help families prepare and prevent a difficult adult transition. She enjoys cooking […]

MEET CHANCER – Hi, I’m Chancer and I became the first service dog placed with a child living with FASD. The organization that trained me is called 4 Paws for Ability and they have placed many more FASD service dogs around the world for children living with the challenges of FASD. My boy, Iyal, is now […]

MEET STEPHEN: I was diagnosed with FASD in 1996 which answered many questions as to why I had the problems I did! I was 43 years old. That was twenty years ago and I was relieved to know the reasons. I find I work well with people and do well on the computer and I […]

MEET CLAUDIO He was adopted when he was only 10 days old and he doesn’t have any information about his origins, but he’s waiting on the local authorities to contact the social services for information on the biological mother or at least her clinical history. He became aware of FASD through a doctor that created, […]

MEET TERRIE: I am a 49 year old Two-Spirit Woman and live and work on beautiful Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada. Until receiving a diagnosis of FASD in 2013, I had always struggled with my mental health and addiction issues; although I still face challenges in this area, I have a much better understanding of myself […]

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 […]