Facing Addiction in America

Surgeon General’s Report on

Alcohol, Drugs, and Health

Join us for the North Carolina Substance Abuse Prevention Conference

May 2-3, 2017 – More info coming soon…

Learn More About the 2017 Conference

 

“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

Dec
9
Fri
9:00 am Free- The Facts of Opioid Addict... @ South Central Church of Christ
Free- The Facts of Opioid Addict... @ South Central Church of Christ
Dec 9 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Special Agent Grey Fullwood Breakfast and Credits included.
Dec
13
Tue
8:00 am Substance Abuse in NC Panel Disc... @ Holly Hill Hospital
Substance Abuse in NC Panel Disc... @ Holly Hill Hospital
Dec 13 @ 8:00 am – 9:30 am
PANEL: Eric Morse, M.D., Psychiatrist, Carolina Performance; M. Enrique Lopez-Claros, M.D., Clinical Director, Holly Hill Dual Diagnosis Program Holly Hill Hospital; J. Byron Brooks, PhD, LPC, LCAS, CCS, Director of Clinical Services Welwynn Outpatient Center;[...]
11:00 am Teleconference to discuss the 20... @ Teleconference
Teleconference to discuss the 20... @ Teleconference
Dec 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
WHAT: Teleconference to discuss the 2016 Monitoring the Future Survey results WHEN: Tuesday, December 13, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. EST WHERE: Reporters only: dial into the teleconference: 888-989-3414, Participant passcode: MTF2016 Constituent[...]
12:00 pm Free: National Youth Substance U... @ UNC Lenior Health Care Auditorium
Free: National Youth Substance U... @ UNC Lenior Health Care Auditorium
Dec 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Monthly Community Education Series – National Youth Substance Use & Substance Use Disorder Prevention Month “Red Ribbon What – Alcohol and Drug Prevention Efforts in Lenoir County to Educate our Children”
6:00 pm Connections Family Support Progr... @ Anson County Partnership for Children
Connections Family Support Progr... @ Anson County Partnership for Children
Dec 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Connections Family Support Program hosts a monthly family support group. This is a time for those with children who have behavioral or emotional challenges to share their experiences and learn from others, while obtaining support[...]
6:00 pm Learn to Cope- Support Group
Learn to Cope- Support Group
Dec 13 @ 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[...]
Dec
14
Wed
1:00 pm Free: Talking About SBIRT for Ad... @ Webinar
Free: Talking About SBIRT for Ad... @ Webinar
Dec 14 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Description: Overdose deaths from heroin and prescription opioids have reached epidemic proportions in recent years. The main strategies for addressing this public health problem include training and education on prescribing practices, increasing the use of[...]
Dec
15
Thu
4:30 pm Grandparents Raising Grandchildr... @ Craven County Senior Center
Grandparents Raising Grandchildr... @ Craven County Senior Center
Dec 15 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Teens have their own support group Child care is provided Free Dinner is served (registration required for the dinner portion)