North Carolina Substance Abuse Prevention Conference

May 2-3, 2017 

Learn More About the 2017 Conference

June 27-28, 2017

Learn More About the Summit

Facing Addiction in America

Surgeon General’s Report on

Alcohol, Drugs, and Health

 

“We’ve learned that raising healthy drug-free kids is first and foremost a mom-and-pop operation, that your PARENT POWER is the key.”

Joseph A, Califano, Jr.
The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University

 

Resources for Parents

The more often children eat dinner with their families, the less likely they are to smoke, drink or use drugs

The National Center on Addiction and Substance Abuse at Columbia University

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Upcoming Events

Feb
27
Mon
5:30 pm Unexpected Death of a Child Supp... @ United Way of Wilson
Unexpected Death of a Child Supp... @ United Way of Wilson
Feb 27 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
WHO: Parents who have lost a child unexpectedly to substance use, health issues, etc. DATE: Meets the fourth Monday of each month TIME: 7 – 8:30 pm LOCATION: United Way 509 West Nash Street Wilson,[...]
Feb
28
Tue
9:00 am Free- NC Addiction & Recovery Ad...
Free- NC Addiction & Recovery Ad...
Feb 28 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Who  Family members impacted by addiction People in recovery from alcohol and other drug problems Addiction professionals dedicated to solutions Community members who support recovery Allies in the NC Recovery Movement Why The Recovery Community[...]
6:00 pm Learn to Cope- Support Group
Learn to Cope- Support Group
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Learn to Cope WHO: Parents, family members, spouses and caregivers with a loved one who is struggling with addiction to opiates, alcohol, or other drugs. DATE: Tuesdays TIME: 7 – 8:30 pm WHERE: Franklin, NC[...]
Mar
6
Mon
9:00 am Free–Addiction Professionals of ... @ McKimmon Center
Free–Addiction Professionals of ... @ McKimmon Center
Mar 6 @ 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Substance use disorder treatment and prevention providers and advocates can expect big changes under new administrations in both Washington and Raleigh.  Join national and state policy experts and elected officials in a day-long discussion about changes[...]
Mar
7
Tue
all-day 2017 Prevent Child Abuse North C... @ Durham Convention Cente
2017 Prevent Child Abuse North C... @ Durham Convention Cente
Mar 7 – Mar 9 all-day
“Each and every person is essential to ensuring that North Carolina is a place where protective factors are robust and families thrive. Join us at the 2017 Learning & Leadership Summit where we will enhance[...]
11:30 am Free- Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Dis... @ First Baptist Church Activity Center, Room 201
Free- Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Dis... @ First Baptist Church Activity Center, Room 201
Mar 7 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Limited seating. Please contact jmcdonald@coastalhorizons.org 910-202-0840 to reserve your seat. Sponsored by Coastal Horizons Center, Inc. and Cape Fear Coalition for a Drug-Free Tomorrow.
6:00 pm Learn to Cope- Support Group
Learn to Cope- Support Group
Mar 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Learn to Cope WHO: Parents, family members, spouses and caregivers with a loved one who is struggling with addiction to opiates, alcohol, or other drugs. DATE: Tuesdays TIME: 7 – 8:30 pm WHERE: Franklin, NC[...]
Mar
9
Thu
11:00 am Connections Family Support Progr... @ First United Methodist Church in the Bynum Building
Connections Family Support Progr... @ First United Methodist Church in the Bynum Building
Mar 9 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Richmond County Support Group. Connections Family Support Program hosts a monthly support group the second Thursday of each month. This is a time for those with children who have behavioral or emotional challenges to share[...]