Society aims to educate on disorder

Nanaimo Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Society invites the public to its annual general meeting in hopes of raising awareness of the societal problem.

The AGM takes place June 8 at the Discovery Youth and Family Substance Use Services, 206-96 Cavan St. Registration of new and renewing members begins at 5:30 p.m.

Guest speakers are Donna Jager and Annemarie Richmond, FASD workers with the Ministry of Children and Family Development. The pair will talk about their roles in supporting families affected by FASD.

For more information, please call 250-751-1965 or e-mail information@nanaimofasdso ciety.org.