Family Day

September 25, 2017

“CASA Family Day is a national movement to celebrate parental engagement as an effective tool to help keep America’s kids substance free.”

casafamilyday.org/familyday

 

September

National Recovery Month

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

Sep
22
Fri
all-day NAADAC Annual Conference The Ass...
NAADAC Annual Conference The Ass...
Sep 22 – Sep 26 all-day
The three-day Annual Conference will take place on September 23-25. In addition, attendees may register to attend one of four full-day pre-conference sessions on September 22, one of two full-day post-conference sessions on September 26,[...]
Sep
25
Mon
all-day CASA’s Family Day
CASA’s Family Day
Sep 25 all-day
DATE: September 25 WHAT: CASA Family Day is a national movement to celebrate parental engagement as an effective tool to help keep America’s kids substance free. TOOLKITS: Click here ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Click here
6:30 pm Bereaved Parents Grief Support G... @ West Nash United Methodist Church
Bereaved Parents Grief Support G... @ West Nash United Methodist Church
Sep 25 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
WHO: Parents who have lost a child unexpectedly to substance use, health issues, etc.***This group has expanded to include grandparent and siblings, so it is now for anyone who has lost a child, grandchild or[...]
Sep
26
Tue
7:00 pm Learn to Cope- Support Group
Learn to Cope- Support Group
Sep 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 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[...]
Sep
28
Thu
10:00 am First Step, Raleigh Office, Open... @ First Step, Raleigh Office
First Step, Raleigh Office, Open... @ First Step, Raleigh Office
Sep 28 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
First Step Raleigh Office invites you to their Open House Thursday, September 28th 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM. Stop by! Meet staff and tour the facility! ‘ Enjoy some refreshments and friendly conversation! 211 East[...]
12:00 pm Free Training -Youth Mental Heal...
Free Training -Youth Mental Heal...
Sep 28 @ 12:00 pm – Sep 29 @ 4:15 pm
Someone you know could be experiencing a mental illness or crisis. You can help them. You are more likely to encounter someone — friend, family member, coworker, neighbor, or member of the community — in[...]
Oct
1
Sun
all-day NAADAC’s 2017 Advocacy in Action...
NAADAC’s 2017 Advocacy in Action...
Oct 1 all-day
NAADAC’s 2017 Advocacy in Action Briefing & Reception DATE: October 1 LOCATION: Washington, D.C. WHAT: The Advocacy in Action Briefing will take place from 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm and will include briefings on NAADAC’s legislative agenda[...]
Oct
2
Mon
all-day Hill Day
Hill Day
Oct 2 – Oct 3 all-day
Hill Day DATE: October 2-3 LOCATION: Washington, D.C. WHAT: The National Council’s Hill Day is the largest behavioral health advocacy event of the year. Held in partnership with 20 national mental health and addiction organizations,[...]
1:00 pm Free: Rethinking Drug Policy: To... @ Bowman Gray Center for Medical Education
Free: Rethinking Drug Policy: To... @ Bowman Gray Center for Medical Education
Oct 2 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Save the Date Ext- Rethinking Drug Policy WFU_WFSM Program Agenda Addiction, Epidemiology, and Medical System Response Michael A. Nader, Ph.D.: The Nature and Role of Addiction Mark Wolfson, Ph.D.: The Epidemiology of the Opioid Epidemic[...]