The National Center on FASD Justice & Equity, a project of MOFAS is providing an action alert – send your comments to the U.S. Social Security Administration. Action Alert Summary The United States Social Security Administration is requesting public input on strategies for improving the adult economic outcomes of youth ages 14 to 25 with […]
January is National Birth Defects Prevention Month. MOFAS is joining organizations across the country to raise awareness of birth defects and actions that people can take to help have a healthy baby. Increase your understanding of birth defects by reading our ten facts below. 1. There are many different kinds of birth defects. Birth defects […]
MOFAS would like to wish you Happy Holidays! As you plan your get-togethers and celebrations, consider some of these festive, alcohol-free mocktails that can be enjoyed by all of your guests, including pregnant people, children, and those who choose not to drink alcohol. These mocktails are a fun and delicious way to practice 049 — […]
MOFAS is thrilled to announce the recipients of the 2018 FASD Prevention Grant. These 11 organizations will host community events aimed at educating under-served and at-risk communities on the risks associated with drinking alcohol while pregnant. Congratulations to the following organizations: American Indian Family Center Face to Face Fathers Rise Together Kanabec County Community Health […]
This Thanksgiving MOFAS is thankful for 049 – zero alcohol for nine months of pregnancy. Currently, 1 in 10 women drink alcohol during pregnancy. As you think about your holiday grocery list, consider adding some tasty mocktails to your menu. Here we offer fun and festive recipes that can be enjoyed by guests of all […]
New Community Grantees The Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (MOFAS) announces the 10 recipients of our MOFAS Community Grants. Each year, MOFAS awards $500,000+ in grants to organizations throughout Minnesota to address Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD) prevention, intervention, and support at the community level. We are very excited to work with these organizations […]
MOFAS Chemical Health and Recovery Grant Contract Terms (PDF version) III. BUDGET: Grantee must expend the Grant in accordance with the Grant amounts allocated to each specific line item in the budget worksheet in the Project Description. (A) Any overrun on Salaries and Fringe line items requires prior approval from MOFAS and the State. Grantees […]
September is FASD Awareness Month and MOFAS wants to share a few ways you can take part and celebrate with us.
MOFAS is looking for volunteers to help us at upcoming events and need your help. Volunteering is a great way to connect with MOFAS and be involved in the FASD community. Join us at: 10th annual MOFAS golf classic on Monday, September 11, 2017. Contact Amy Johnston, email@example.com for details. MOFAS booth at the Minnesota […]
MOFAS is offering Preproposal Meetings for those who want to learn more about the grant opportunities. Participants will have the chance to ask questions.
We have added a resource navigator, Zora Rabb, to the MOFAS team. Zora is available to work with people facing especially difficult barriers to treatment, services, and supports.
The Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (MOFAS) is looking for Community Outreach Advocates to volunteer at public awareness events.
The Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (MOFAS) intends to release multiple Request for Proposals (RFP) in the following priority areas
The Ready to Achieve Mentoring Program (RAMP™) is a career-focused mentoring program for youth ages 12-17 with a known or suspected diagnosis on the fetal alcohol spectrum.
Having a routine for children with an FASD can help reduce stress and anxiety.
Join us for a community conversation on Wednesday, May 31, 2017, from 6-7:30 p.m.
Do you notice unexplained behaviors with your child? These can be contributed to their sensory processes being over-responsive or under-responsive.
It’s Women’s Health Week. What are you doing to be your healthiest you? Read our list to learn more about nutrition, physical activity, mental health, and preconception health.
Please call, email or meet with your legislators, especially if they are a conference committee member listed below. Thank them for their support of the FASD prevention grants. This program would expand support for pregnant women and moms in recovery and their young children. If you don’t know who represents you, you can look them […]
The FASD summer camp deadline is Monday, May 1, 2017.