FASD and Justice Issues Webinar


Held November 26, 2014


The webinar will begin with a primer on FASD to help explain why the disability disproportionately intersects with justice-related services. It will outline results from the survey and recommendations from the Call to Action. The speakers will discuss suggested strategies for ensuring that Ontario is providing effective justice-related FASD supports and Phase 2 of their work on identifying promising practices in this area. The webinar will conclude with question and answer period where participants can discuss the implications and applications of this work in the Ontario context.



Sheila Burns, Justice Action Group, FASD Ontario Network of Expertise

Cheryl Neave, Chair, FASD Ontario Network of Expertise



Recording: http://cmhaontario.adobeconnect.com/p8l5e2cknjt/

 FASD and Justice Report: http://www.fasdontario.ca/cms/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/FASD-and-Justice-Survey-Report.pdf

 FASD Call to Action: http://www.fasdontario.ca/cms/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/FASD-call-to-action-r6-HiRes.pdf

 Slides: http://www.hsjcc.on.ca/Resource%20Library/Developmental%20Disability%20and%20Dual%20Diagnosis/FASD%20and%20Justice%20Issues%20Webinar%20-%202014-11-26.pdf









Human Services and Justice Coordinating Committee