News & Events

Proof Alliance Partners with The Arc of North Carolina to Expand Programming to Reduce Prenatal Alcohol Exposure

In collaboration with Proof Alliance, FASDinNC is becoming Proof Alliance North Carolina (Proof Alliance NC). FASDinNC is a statewide program funded by the SAMHSA Substance Abuse Prevention & Treatment Block Grant (SAPTBG) and has been in operation since 2002. FASDinNC strives to prevent alcohol-exposed pregnancies by providing education, training, and resources to women of childbearing age and the professionals who serve them. FASDinNC is a project of The Arc of North Carolina.

New Resources from Nurses and Midwives

“A new website includes tools for patient education that aim to reduce alcohol use during pregnancy and prevent FASD.”

Learn More HERE!

NIAAA: Advances in Research on FASD

“Research on FASD is a priority for NIAAA, and for many years has supported studies to understand how alcohol disrupts prenatal development.”

Read More HERE!

Weekly Virtual Meeting: Recovering Mothers Anonymous

Being able to connect with others who are walking a similar path can be helpful. Recovering Mothers Anonymous (RMA) supports women that have the shared lived experience of using alcohol or other substances during their pregnancy, which may have impacted their child’s health and development.

Recovering Mothers Anonymous meets virtually every Thursday at 7:30pm ET.

Learn More HERE!

Learn More About Trends in Alcohol Consumption, Policy and the Pandemic.

Please join NABCA on Thursday, September 24, 2020 at 2 p.m. EST for the webinar, Trends in Alcohol Consumption, Policy and the Pandemic.

Presenters are Dr. Aaron White, PhD, Senior Scientific Advisor to the Director and Chief of the Epidemiology and Biometry Branch at the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (NIAAA), and Dr. Timothy Naimi, MD, MPH, Director, Canadian Institute for Substance Use Research, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada.

Last Chance to Register: Practical Supports for Individuals with FASD Webinar

Register by Noon on Tuesday!

Thursday, September 17, 2020 1:00 PM – 4:45 PM
(MUST register in advance)