NAT member Narine Margaryan, Coordinator of FASD Services at the Yellowknife Association for Community Living, has been coordinating a poster contest at two local schools. Students were given the task of creating posters with an FASD prevention message.

The image above is the winning poster by Emily Sabourin and Taylor Maracle from  William McDonald School. Click here to see the other winning poster as well as what the winners received.  Hurray for creativity!

There is lots of debate about what makes an effective prevention message so it’s really interesting to think about the issue from the perspective of youth. For more on the subject, see earlier posts: