Calendar

Jul
17
Tue
Recovery Coach Academy for Young Adults @ Recovery Communities of North Carolina (RCNC)
Jul 17 – Jul 19 all-day
Learn to Cope- Support Group
Jul 17 @ 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

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Contact Stephanie Almeida at 828-475-1920

Jul
18
Wed
Free: When the Opioid Epidemic Hits Home: How to Help the Children and Families @ Webinar
Jul 18 @ 1:00 pm

Opioid addiction is a disease that affects the entire family. This one-of-a-kind webinar will explore the wide-ranging effects of the disease on both children and other family members.

Join experts Helene Photias and Anita Bont as they discuss communication tools and other skill-building techniques to educate and support children dealing with parental addiction as well as how to encourage all family members to engage in healing and resiliency techniques to promote their own self-care.

 


A certificate of completion will be awarded for attending this event.  Please note, this event has not been approved for continuing education (CE) credit.  The participant is responsible to verify if this activity meets their continuing education board requirements in order to gain credit.

Click here to learn more.

Jul
19
Thu
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group @ Craven County Senior Center
Jul 19 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Teens have their own support group
Child care is provided
Free Dinner is served (registration required for the dinner portion)

Jul
23
Mon
Bereaved Parents Grief Support Group @ West Nash United Methodist Church
Jul 23 @ 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 sibling of any age by any means.***

DATE: Meets the fourth Monday of each month

TIME: 6:30 – 8:00 pm

LOCATION: West Nash United Methodist Church
2200 West Nash St
Wilson, NC
(Enter at back of the building via door beyond playground)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: 252-243-2773

Jul
24
Tue
Learn to Cope- Support Group
Jul 24 @ 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

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Contact Stephanie Almeida at 828-475-1920

Jul
31
Tue
Learn to Cope- Support Group
Jul 31 @ 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

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Contact Stephanie Almeida at 828-475-1920

Aug
3
Fri
NCFADS Summer School
Aug 3 all-day

The Schools are highly beneficial for addictions and substance use disorder professionals, as well as licensed professional counselors, social workers, school counselors/nurses/social workers, rehabilitation counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychotherapists, integrated care professionals, criminal justice/juvenile justice/corrections personnel, clergy and pastoral care professionals, nurses and other healthcare professionals, health educators, EAP staff, recovery coaches and allies, public health workers, social services staff, and all interested others.

Click here to learn more.

Aug
7
Tue
Learn to Cope- Support Group
Aug 7 @ 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

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Contact Stephanie Almeida at 828-475-1920

Aug
9
Thu
Connections Family Support Program – Richmond Co @ First United Methodist Church in the Bynum Building
Aug 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 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 their experiences and learn from others, while obtaining support and resources.

The group meets from 12 noon-1:30 pm at the First United Methodist Church in the Bynum Building at 400 E. Washington St. in Rockingham.

Lunch and materials will be provided free. Contact Suzanne Maness at (910) 627-1769, toll free (877) 211-5995, or by email at connectionsfsp@gmail.com to register.

Deadline to register: Monday prior to meeting.

Aug
14
Tue
Learn to Cope- Support Group
Aug 14 @ 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

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Contact Stephanie Almeida at 828-475-1920

Aug
16
Thu
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group @ Craven County Senior Center
Aug 16 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Teens have their own support group
Child care is provided
Free Dinner is served (registration required for the dinner portion)

Aug
21
Tue
Learn to Cope- Support Group
Aug 21 @ 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

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Contact Stephanie Almeida at 828-475-1920

Aug
27
Mon
Bereaved Parents Grief Support Group @ West Nash United Methodist Church
Aug 27 @ 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 sibling of any age by any means.***

DATE: Meets the fourth Monday of each month

TIME: 6:30 – 8:00 pm

LOCATION: West Nash United Methodist Church
2200 West Nash St
Wilson, NC
(Enter at back of the building via door beyond playground)

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: 252-243-2773

Aug
28
Tue
Learn to Cope- Support Group
Aug 28 @ 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

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Contact Stephanie Almeida at 828-475-1920

Sep
4
Tue
Learn to Cope- Support Group
Sep 4 @ 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

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Contact Stephanie Almeida at 828-475-1920

Sep
11
Tue
Learn to Cope- Support Group
Sep 11 @ 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

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Contact Stephanie Almeida at 828-475-1920

Sep
13
Thu
Connections Family Support Program – Richmond Co @ First United Methodist Church in the Bynum Building
Sep 13 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 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 their experiences and learn from others, while obtaining support and resources.

The group meets from 12 noon-1:30 pm at the First United Methodist Church in the Bynum Building at 400 E. Washington St. in Rockingham.

Lunch and materials will be provided free. Contact Suzanne Maness at (910) 627-1769, toll free (877) 211-5995, or by email at connectionsfsp@gmail.com to register.

Deadline to register: Monday prior to meeting.

Sep
18
Tue
Learn to Cope- Support Group
Sep 18 @ 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

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Contact Stephanie Almeida at 828-475-1920

Sep
20
Thu
Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Support Group @ Craven County Senior Center
Sep 20 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Teens have their own support group
Child care is provided
Free Dinner is served (registration required for the dinner portion)