October Director’s Report

We have just concluded another great Fall Conference in Wrightsville Beach, complete with quality sessions, training and opportunity to meet and learn from our colleagues. Our feedback suggests this may have been our best conference yet! A special thanks to Virginia Johnson, James Wong and the entire Empowered Ideas team from making things run so…

2016 By-laws

Dear Members: As you know, the APNC Board of Directors has been working diligently over the past six months to review our by-laws and recommend updates and revisions. The by-laws were last changed in 2012, and the organization has changed a great deal since that time. These recommended by-laws updates, unanimously passed by the board…

APNC 2016 Board Canditdates

As outlined in APNC’s Bylaws, the Nominations and Elections Committee, chaired by Wenn Rivenbark, requested suggestions from voting members in the Jan/Feb Newsletter and put forth a slate of nominees. That slate was announced in the May/June APNC Newsletter and there was opportunity for additional nominees. Candidates for the following positions will be elected in…

APNC Recovery Month Grants Announced

APNC invites members to apply for seed money grants to assist their agency’s 2015 September National Recovery Month public events. APNC will provide $4000 to distribute across the state to help fund activities as requested by members in that region. Since 2009, we provided seed money to fund or partially fund thirty-four events, with grants awards ranging from $250.00 for small community events to $1000.00 for larger regional efforts.

2015 Spring Awards Luncheon

APNC was once again honored to award the Art of Counseling and Art of Prevention Awards to two very deserving APNC members at the 2015 Spring Conference in Asheville.       Art of Counseling Award – Louis Leake The APNC Art of Counseling Award recognizes achievement by those engaged in “front-line” work. The recipient…