September 9th is FASD Awareness Day

The 9th day of the 9th month – Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) Awareness Day

The month and day were selected to highlight the 9 months of pregnancy which are a time when a women should abstain from drinking alcohol. The first FASD Awareness Day was first celebrated on September 9th, 1999.

For more information and activities visit these websites:
Best Start Ontario
Red Shoes Rock