APNC Update on COVID-19

With COVID-19 changing our daily normal, APNC understands the stress and uncertainty we all are experiencing. Therefore, we have created a statewide resource guide to help us push through these transitional times as a community. We hope this guide helps ease some tension during this transition. This is a living, breathing document that will be…

Meet Hillary Belk!

It is our great pleasure to welcome Hillary Belk as our new Western Region RSS Coordinator! In the past eight and a half years, Hillary has demonstrated her commitment to the prevention and recovery continuum. In 2011, she began working at UNCC where she implemented the first collegiate recovery community (CRC) in North Carolina, making…

Welcome, Scott Luetgenau!

Please join us in giving a warm welcome to APNC’s new Deputy Director, Scott Luetgenau. Scott is the founder of Gatespring Consulting, an organization centered around the core principle of making a positive impact in the field while strengthening the future of the individuals the organization serves. Scott has dedicated his life to working in…

Join the APNC Team!

APNC’s team is growing and we are excited to post TWO new positions. Follow the links below to learn about our new Deputy Director & RSS Coordinator positions.
Are you the right fit?
Applications due by 5:00 PM March 18
 

Deputy Director Job Description 

Recovery Support Services (RSS) Outreach Coordinator Job Description 

We’re Hiring!

APNC’s team is growing and we are excited to post TWO new positions. Follow the links below to learn about our new Statewide Coordinator & Project Director positions. Both positions are through the Partnerships for Success program, funded through SAMHSA. Are you the right fit? Statewide Coordinator applicants must apply by March 18, 2019. Project…

Join the #YouthRecoveryRevolution!

Pictured L – R: Sasha McLean (Executive Director, Archway Academy Recovery High School, Houston TX) Leah Wright (Founder, Wake Monarch Academy) Mary Ferreri (Founder, Emerald School of Excellence) Without a doubt, as someone who works in the substance use field, you have noticed the recent focus on both youth and recovery support services. The most…

Profile in Advocacy: Mary Ferreri

I’m thrilled that Mary Ferreri, President & Founder of Emerald School of Excellence is my Profile in Advocacy this week. For nine years, Mary has been a Physical Education and Health Teacher. Her leadership roles and creative ways to keep students engaged have been her strengths. Her genuine passion for helping students thrive and be…

Novant Health Opioid Stewardship Campaign

We’ve been delighted to collaborate with Novant Health on their Opioid Stewardship Campaign, particularly around their stigma elimination initiatives. Novant Health understands what recovery activist Bill White has been teaching us for years, “Words have immense power to wound or heal.” They’ve made a concerted effort to educate their 25,000 staff and partnering physicians at…

2018 Fall Awards

Folks drawn to the substance use prevention, treatment and recovery field tend to be a humble lot. We shy from drawing attention to the strong work we do. It’s important for others to shine that light on us, so the community can see the many positive aspects of addiction work. APNC members, it’s time to take…