Lucas Doiron Selected as GODA "Youth of the Year"

Lucas Doiron, son of Advocacy Center Ombudsman Jeannie Doiron, has been selected as "Youth of the Year" by the Louisiana Governor's Office of Disability Affairs. This award is given to a young person between the ages of 13 and 25 who has, by example of achievement, provided encouragement or inspiration to other young people with or without disabilities.

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AC to Co-Present Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Workshop in 2017

Save the Date! The Advocacy Center of Louisiana will co-present "Advocating for Individuals and Families Living with Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders (FASD)" on Friday, February 3, 2017 at the LSU Human Development Center, 411 S. Prieur in New Orleans. Workshop topics will include diagnosis and treatment; early childhood and special education; juvenile and adult criminal justice; strategies and intervention; and advocacy. Registration details to be announced soon.

Click here to download the FASD Workshop Save the Date Flyer.

Article published: November 13, 2016, 8:00 a.m.