RC360 S05E06: Reframing the Discourse on FASD, Siloam Mission, Islamic Social Services Association

River City 360

In this instalment of River City 360:

  • RC360’s Stacy Cardigan Smith attended a symposium held by the Canada Northwest FASD Partnership which is looking to change the discourse surrounding Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder. She sat down with Holly Gammon of Healthy Child Manitoba, and Nat Kendall-Taylor from the Frameworks Institute, to find out about how to reframe the conversation surrounding FASD.
  • We'll also get an update on Siloam Mission's Make Room capital campaign, and learn more about the progress of its expansion which began construction one year ago.
  • We'll also speak with Katrina Tessier, owner of Scout Coffee and Tea, about Scout's “I Love to Read Month” initiative to get more children and parents involved with reading in a really fun way.
  • And we'll speak with William Barr, Chief Operating Officer of Islamic Social Services Association, to learn more about how ISSA is building connections between Muslim and Indigenous communities.

Originally broadcast on 93.7 CJNU-FM on February 14, 2019

River City 360 is a project of The Winnipeg Foundation, in partnership with 93.7 CJNU FM. River City 360