International FASD Awareness Day
September 9, 2017
Every year on September 9th, International FASD Awareness Day is observed. Proclamations are issued in countries, states, provinces, and towns all around the world. Bells are rung at 9:09 a.m. in every time zone from New Zealand to Alaska. People all around the world gather for events to raise awareness about the dangers of drinking, during pregnancy and the plight of individuals and families who struggle with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD).
In Terrace, Kermode hosts this annual event each year, starting with a delicious pancake breakfast leading to informative and powerful seminars throughout the day.Back to all events »