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

May
22
Tue
7:00 pm Learn to Cope- Support Group
Learn to Cope- Support Group
May 22 @ 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[...]
May
28
Mon
6:30 pm Bereaved Parents Grief Support G... @ West Nash United Methodist Church
Bereaved Parents Grief Support G... @ West Nash United Methodist Church
May 28 @ 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[...]
May
29
Tue
7:00 pm Learn to Cope- Support Group
Learn to Cope- Support Group
May 29 @ 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[...]
Jun
5
Tue
7:00 pm Learn to Cope- Support Group
Learn to Cope- Support Group
Jun 5 @ 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[...]
Jun
12
Tue
all-day NC Coalition Summit @ McKimmon Conference & Training Center
NC Coalition Summit @ McKimmon Conference & Training Center
Jun 12 – Jun 13 all-day
 
7:00 pm Learn to Cope- Support Group
Learn to Cope- Support Group
Jun 12 @ 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[...]
Jun
14
Thu
12:00 pm Connections Family Support Progr... @ First United Methodist Church in the Bynum Building
Connections Family Support Progr... @ First United Methodist Church in the Bynum Building
Jun 14 @ 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[...]
Jun
19
Tue
7:00 pm Learn to Cope- Support Group
Learn to Cope- Support Group
Jun 19 @ 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[...]