Alcohol and Pregnancy Resources

The St. Louis Arc recognizes the following reputable organizations through which additional information on fetal alcohol exposure may be obtained. This list is not intended to be all inclusive, but rather designed to support the user in locating additional resources. If you are in need of more resources, or are having difficulty accessing any of these sites, please Contact Us.

The Arc of the United States of America
Resources on topics related to developmental disabilities including FASDs.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders Home Page
Comprehensive information on FASDs including surveillance, research, prevention, and intervention activities at the National Center on Birth Defects and Developmental Disabilities in the area of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder.  Site also contains FREE materials.

FAS Family Resource Institute
A non-profit who works to identify, understand and care for individuals affected by prenatal alcohol exposure and their families, and to prevent future incidence.

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Consultation, Education and Training Services, Inc. (FASCETS)
A private non-profit whose services are designed to increase understanding, build on strengths, expand options for developing effective parenting and professional techniques, enhance existing programs and support the development of new programs.

National Organization on Fetal Alcohol Syndrome
A national nonprofit group dedicated to promoting awareness of FASDs and improving the quality of life of those affected.  This site provides advocacy information, intervention strategies, national/state directory of providers and support groups, and FREE materials.

Proof Alliance
This Minnesota based non-profit promotes awareness about the effects of prenatal alcohol exposure and advocacy for individuals and families impacted by fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD).

The University of South Dakota
This Minnesota based non-profit promotes awareness about the effects of prenatal alcohol exposure and advocacy for individuals and families impacted by fetal alcohol spectrum disorders (FASD).