What We Do

Information

on best practices around parent-centered prevention.

Education

on a wide-range of topics including “The Role of Parent Involvement as a Best Practice in Preventing Substance Abuse”, “Risk and Protective Factors: Raising Resilient Kids”, “Churches, Parents and Prevention: A Winning Combination”, and specific related topics tailored to your needs.

Consultation

on how your agency, organization or institution can increase parent centered prevention in your community. Provided on-site as needed.

Technical Assistance

on specific issues such as community organization, parent engagement, funding and sustainability, and public policy advocacy.

Training

through our annual conference, regional workshops and training held in conjunction with our many partners such as the NC Centers for Prevention Resources, The NC Substance Abuse Prevention Providers Association, and APNC The NC Association of Addiction and Treatment Professionals.

Networking

opportunities through conferences, workshops, and online resources.

Advocacy

aimed at influencing public policy and resource allocation decisions at the local, state and national level.

Speakers

who are available to speak to groups of parents, coalitions, churches, PTO/PTA’s on a wide-range of topics related to substance abuse prevention that can be tailored to your specific need.

Upcoming Events

Nov
11
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
Nov 11 @ 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[...]
Nov
18
Thu
4:30 pm Grandparents Raising Grandchildr... @ Craven County Senior Center
Grandparents Raising Grandchildr... @ Craven County Senior Center
Nov 18 @ 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)
Dec
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
Dec 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[...]
Dec
16
Thu
4:30 pm Grandparents Raising Grandchildr... @ Craven County Senior Center
Grandparents Raising Grandchildr... @ Craven County Senior Center
Dec 16 @ 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)
Jan
13
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
Jan 13 @ 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[...]
Jan
20
Thu
4:30 pm Grandparents Raising Grandchildr... @ Craven County Senior Center
Grandparents Raising Grandchildr... @ Craven County Senior Center
Jan 20 @ 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)
Feb
10
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
Feb 10 @ 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[...]
Feb
17
Thu
4:30 pm Grandparents Raising Grandchildr... @ Craven County Senior Center
Grandparents Raising Grandchildr... @ Craven County Senior Center
Feb 17 @ 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)
Mar
10
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 10 @ 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[...]
Mar
17
Thu
5:30 pm Grandparents Raising Grandchildr... @ Craven County Senior Center
Grandparents Raising Grandchildr... @ Craven County Senior Center
Mar 17 @ 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)