About Us

Welcome to RFFADA

About Us

The Russell Family Fetal Alcohol Disorders Association (rffada) is a not-for-profit health promotion charity dedicated to ensuring that individuals affected prenatally by alcohol have access to diagnostic services, support and multidisciplinary management planning in Australia and that carers and parents are supported with a “no blame no shame” ethos

Our Mission

Give a Hand to Make the Better World

The mission of the rffada is to support families, to provide information, training and education to increase the capacity of communities, organisations and individuals to support those people living with FASD to live to their full potential.

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Our Vision

Be the professional clinician or service provider who parents believe is a hero.

The rffada vision is to have FASD-specific health, allied health and related services available for all those who require them and to support raising awareness of the consequences of alcohol consumption during pregnancy.

Our Areas

Individual, parent and family support
Education and training
Our Goals

Goals for FASD prevention and management in Australia

Support individuals to assessment at sites across Australia

Alcohol and pregnancy education to secondary schools

Support, educate and care for birth, foster and adoptive parents

Promote FASD understanding and knowledge in practice in Australia

Promote FASD understanding and knowledge in practice

Funding to offer paid positions

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