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North Carolina Substance Abuse Prevention Conference

May 2-3, 2017 

Learn More About the 2017 Conference

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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

Jan
23
Mon
5:30 pm Unexpected Death of a Child Supp... @ United Way of Wilson
Unexpected Death of a Child Supp... @ United Way of Wilson
Jan 23 @ 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,[...]
Jan
24
Tue
8:00 am Free: Adult Mental Health First Aid @ Alliance Durham Community Office
Free: Adult Mental Health First Aid @ Alliance Durham Community Office
Jan 24 @ 8:00 am – Jan 25 @ 12:30 pm
Mental Health First Aid teaches a 5-step action plan to offer immediate help to a Community member showing signs of a mental illness or crisis and  to connect them with the appropriate professional, peer, social[...]
6:00 pm Learn to Cope- Support Group
Learn to Cope- Support Group
Jan 24 @ 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[...]
Jan
25
Wed
9:00 am Free: Youth Mental Health First Aid @ Dare County Center
Free: Youth Mental Health First Aid @ Dare County Center
Jan 25 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Youth Mental Health First Aid (YMHFA) is an 8-hour, in-person certification course for adults who regularly interact with young people.  It teaches them how to help adolescents (age 12-18) who may be developing a mental[...]
1:00 pm Free: The Adolescent Substance A... @ Webinar
Free: The Adolescent Substance A... @ Webinar
Jan 25 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Description: The mission of the Adolescent Substance Abuse Program (ASAP) at Boston Children’s Hospital is to provide national leadership in the identification, diagnosis and treatment of substance use disorders in children and adolescents. Through a[...]
3:00 pm Free: NAADAC Code of Ethics- Part 1 @ Webinar
Free: NAADAC Code of Ethics- Part 1 @ Webinar
Jan 25 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Earn Continuing Education Credit: If you have watched the webinar (either live or on-demand), you are eligible to receive a continuing education (CE) certificate to verify your time spent learning. To apply (only after watching[...]
Jan
26
Thu
8:00 am Free: Youth Mental Health First ... @ WPCC Foothills Higher Education Center, Room 211
Free: Youth Mental Health First ... @ WPCC Foothills Higher Education Center, Room 211
Jan 26 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
A young person you know could be experiencing a mental health or substance use problem–learn an action plan to help. Youth Mental Health First Aid is recommended for individuals over 18 who regularly have contact[...]
Jan
30
Mon
all-day Free- FREE Training of the Train... @ Center for Prevention Services
Free- FREE Training of the Train... @ Center for Prevention Services
Jan 30 – Jan 31 all-day
TRAINING OF TRAINERS Prerequisites: At least 6 months of facilitation and/or public speaking experience, able to work with 3rd – 4th grade English or Spanish speaking Latino children, and sign a Memorandum of Agreement. Description:[...]