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National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation

NACCHO is the national peak body representing over 150 Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services (ACCHSs) across the country on Aboriginal health and wellbeing issues. It has a history stretching back to a meeting in Albury in 1974.

For general inquiries, call us on (08) 9489 7724, or send us an email to fasd@telethonkids.org.au.

WA Government Drug and Alcohol Office

Strong Spirit Strong Future

South West Women's Health Service

Alcohol and Pregnancy

Goolari Media

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome - Women's Project

Indigenous Hip Hop Projects & Tennant Creek High School

Strong Baby Strong Life

Video

Dr James Fitzpatrick's poetry

Pilbara FASD project

Making FASD history in the Fitzroy Valley

Warajanga Marnti Warrarnja

Together we walk on country

Australian Drug Foundation and VACCHO

Strong Boorais, Bright Futures - 5min version

Australian Drug Foundation and VACCHO

Strong Boorais, Bright Futures - 18min version

Anyinginyi Health Aboriginal Corporation

Barkly Fights FASD

Apunipima Cape York Health Council and QLD Health

It's in your hands

Kimberley Diamond Company and Variety Choir

The Marulu Strategy

TEDx Perth - Dr James Fitzpatrick

Marulu FASD Prevention Strategy

Lorian Hayes article

Aboriginal Women, alcohol and the road to fetal alcohol spectrum disorder

Working Together: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Mental Health and Well Being Principles and Practice

Part 5: Chapter 20 Addressing fetal alcohol spectrum disorders in Aboriginal communities Lorian Hayes, Heather D'Antoine and Maureen Carter

Publications pertaining to alcohol & pregnancy & FASD research in collaboration with Aboriginal communities 

Prevalence of Fetal Alcohol Syndrome (FAS) in a population-based cohort of children living in remote Australia: The Lililwan Project.Fitzpatrick JP, Carter M, Oscar J, Ferreira ML, Carmichael Olson H, Luca BR, Doney R, Slater C, Try J, Hawkes G, Fitzpatrick E, Hand M, Watkins RE, Martiniuk AL, Bower C, Boulton J, Elliott EJ.  Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 2015. doi:10.1111/jpc.12814

Prevalence and patterns of alcohol use in pregnancy in remote Australia. Fitzpatrick JP, Ferreira ML, Carter M, Oscar J, Martiniuk AL, Watkins RE, Elliott EJ. . Drug and Alcohol Review 2015 May;34(3): 329-39

Development of a reliable questionnaire to assist in the diagnosis of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD). Fitzpatrick JP, Latimer J, Ferreira M, Martiniuk AL, Peadon E, Carter M, et al. BMC Pediatr. 2013; 13(1): 33.

The Bruininks-Oseretsky Test of Motor Proficiency-Short Form is reliable in children living in remote Australian Aboriginal communities. Lucas BR, Latimer J, Doney R, Ferreira ML, Adams R, Hawkes G, Fitzpatrick JP, Hand M, Oscar J, Carter M, Elliott EJ. BMC Pediatrics 2013, 13:135

The Lililwan Project: study protocol for a population-based active case ascertainment study of the prevalence of fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD) in remote Australian Aboriginal communities. Fitzpatrick JP, Elliott EJ, Latimer J, Carter M, Oscar J, Ferreira M, et al. BMJ Open. 2012;2(3).

Western Australian Government Drug and Alcohol Office

Alcohol and other drugs: Culturally secure resources for Aboriginal people

VACCHO and La Trobe University

Koorified Aboriignal Communication and Well Being

National Drug Research Institute FASD PosterMaker

The aim of the FASD PosterMaker is to enable Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities across Australia to produce resources that reflect the shared issues but local differences in addressing alcohol, pregnancy and FASD around the country. It has been developed after consultation with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities across Australia.

Australian Indigenous Alcohol and Other Drugs Knowledge Centre

Health promotion resources

NT Government Department of Health and Families

'Grog: making the change' Flipchart/DVD

NSW Ministry of Health/Drug and Alcohol Information Service Your Room

Aboriginal resources - alcohol

Aboriginal resources - FASD

Stay strong and healthy it's worth it

Aboriginal Drug and Alcohol Council SA

FASD Resources

National Indigenous FASD Resources Project

SNAPSHOP FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONALS

Women Want to Know NSW Ministry of Health/Drug and Alcohol Information Service/FARE

Information for health professionals advising Aboriginal women about alcohol and pregnancy

Australian Indigenous Alcohol and Other Drugs Knowledge Centre

Health Practice resources

NT Government Remote Alcohol and Other Drugs Workforce Program

Yarning about alcohol and pregnancy

Yarning about alcohol and pregnancy - Staff Advice Card

Kimberley Success Zone (Western Australia)

Understanding and addressing the needs of children and young people living with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders: A resource for teachers