2014 Fall Conference Awards Luncheon

Two North Carolina substance abuse professionals and one substance abuse services program were recognized by APNC at the organization’s Fall Conference Awards Luncheon for their significant contribution to the work of preventing and treating addictions. The APNC New Professional Award was presented to Anna Godwin, APNC’s Eastern Region Vice-President. Anna, who received her master’s degree…

Request for Proposals

We just wrapped up our Fall Conference and planning is already under way for the 2015 Spring Conference to be held April 15-17th in Asheville, NC.  As we are planning another exciting conference we need your expertise!  We invite you to submit a proposal for topic at the Spring Conference. Are you interested in presenting…

Facilities Celebrate Successes

By Keith Acree, Communications Officer Reposted from One the Scene, DPS   Across the Division of Adult Correction and Juvenile Justice, staff members and offenders are observing September as National Alcohol and Drug Addiction Recovery month with special events and celebrations. At DART Cherry in Goldsboro, a 90-day residential treatment program for males on probation…

APNC Awards Nominations Request

A feature of our Fall Conference to which we always look forward is the Fall Awards Luncheon. Honored will be recipients of APNC’s Norbert Kelly Award; our Outstanding Program award; and our Outstanding New Professional award. APNC Members are urged to submit nominations for all Fall awards. Nominations and supporting information on nominees must be…

Student Scholarships Applications Now Available for Fall Conference

The NC Association of Addiction and Prevention Professionals announces scholarship opportunities for students studying to become substance abuse professionals in North Carolina! We invite students to apply for 2014 Fall Conference Scholarship opportunity.  The scholarship includes registration fee.  Students will be responisble for their own travel and lodging.  The Conference will be held October 29-31,…

September is Recovery Month

Since 2009 Addiction Professionals of NC has been pleased to support thirty six different agencies who presented forty four Recovery Month events throughout North Carolina. This year is no exception. In August APNC granted nine requests for seed money to help support a variety of new projects. We hope you will find one in your…

Executive Director’s Report – August 2014

What would you like APNC to look like in five years? That’s really the most essential question any organization can ask its members. This month, we’re doing just that with our membership survey, which solicits your opinion on a number of topics important to the organization. It’s not the only survey we’re doing this year,…