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This website provides information on FASD for Australian health professionals, other professionals (including for justice, education, child protection and disability services), parents and carers, researchers and policy makers.

This website was initially developed in 2017 by an alliance of organisations working to create an authoritative, independent resource of Australian information.

FASD Hub Australia is certified by the international body Health on the Net as promoting transparent and reliable health information. The FASD Hub website is audited annually by Health on the Net to ensure it continues to meet the standards. 


Funding for FASD Hub Australia is provided under the Substance Abuse Prevention and Service Improvement Grants Fund administered by the Australian Government Department of Health.

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Alliance of organisations that developed the website in 2017

  • University of Sydney
  • Telethon Kids Institute
  • FASD Research Australia Centre for Research Excellence
  • Menzies School of Health Research
  • National Organisation for Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder Australia (NOFASD)
  • Australian and New Zealand FASD Clinical Network


The information provided on this FASD Hub Australia website is intended to provide general information to health professionals, parents and carers, researchers, policy makers and the general public. This includes any content such as pages, documents, videos, images, sound files and computer code (the 'Material') created by FASD Hub Australia. All reasonable measures have been taken to ensure that the information provided in this website is accurate. However, visitors to this website are advised that:

  • The information provided does not replace individual clinical advice.
  • FASD Hub Australia may change, delete, add to, or otherwise amend information contained on this website without notice.
  • Whilst FASD Hub Australia has a policy pertaining to linking to external websites, it is not responsible for the contents or reliability of any linked websites and does not necessarily endorse the views expressed within them. Linking is for convenience only and should not be taken as endorsement of any kind. FASD Hub Australia cannot guarantee that these links will work all of the time and has no control over availability of the linked pages.
  • FASD Hub Australia does not implicitly or impliedly endorse any website, organisation, or people who have off-site links to the FASD Hub Australia website.
Page last updated 11 October 2019