Formerly known as MOFAS: Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Exciting News
from MOFAS

If you're looking for the Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (MOFAS) you have come to the right place. We have some exciting news about our organization. We have a new name! MOFAS has officially been renamed Proof Alliance. Our mission remains the same: to prevent prenatal alcohol exposure and to improve the quality of life for people living with fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD).

Why PR%F

We now have the proof that prenatal alcohol exposure is a leading cause of brain injury in children. We have the proof that FASD is 100% preventable and people living with an FASD can reach 100% of their potential.

Why Alliance?

We seek to build powerful alliances with people with an FASD, their families, legislators, experts in the field, new partners, and community members to bring awareness, research, and services to this field.

What's Next?

Proof Alliance is rebranding, expanding, and we're moving! We have a new logo, website, and prevention campaign to help change the norms around drinking during pregnancy. And in May 2019 we will be moving to a stand-alone building. Proof Alliance commits to the people of Minnesota and we will continue to develop transformative programs to help Minnesotans impacted by FASD.

Books and Videos

The books listed below are available at AmazonSmile. You shop. Amazon gives. Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to Minnesota Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome whenever you shop on AmazonSmile. AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same service. Learn more about AmazonSmile.

FASD Books for Children

  • “What’s Wrong With Timmy?” by Maria Shriver
  • “Forgetful Frankie” by Jill and Katherine Bobula
  • “My Invisible World” by Morsha Winokur.
  • “Journey Through the Healing Circle” – This award winning educational series, to help parents and children work with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome, is now available to parents, schools, libraries and other social services. It is available in a series of videotapes, video CDs, and professionally illustrated workbooks. The series is narrated by Native American Storyteller Floyd Red Crow Westerman, who uses animal stories to talk about children with Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) and the problems families face with these effects.

FASD Books for Adults

FASD Media Resources

  • Bill Dubovsky Memorial: FASD Lending Library – A resource for parents, teachers and professionals. To place an order, simply send an email to Tyla Sawyer with your selections and your mailing address. You will have 2 weeks to read or view your materials, and then we ask that you return them promptly via media mail (the cheapest rate.) Contact Tyla Sawyer at FASD@ca.rr.com or 310-210-4237 for more information.

FASD Videos

  • “#FASDtoolkit” is a community generated media campaign about Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD), created by and for the American Indian community. The toolkit aims to plant the seeds for conversations, by focusing on strength-based messages, strategies and tools to support a good life for people living on the FASD spectrum.
  • “The Listening Heart” video is a new educational documentary that chronicles the day to day challenges of children, parents, and families who struggle with the consequences of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome.
  • “Recovering Hope: Mothers Speak Out About Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders” – Video and DVD are available free from SAMHSA. Features a series of women who tell poignant and memorable stories about alcohol use during pregnancy and its effect on their children.
  • “Redefining Success: Raising Children Exposed Prenatally to Alcohol” – Video and users guide. The main focus is families who are interested in or have adopted children who have been exposed prenatally to alcohol.
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