Dues Increase Effective July 1st

At our last board retreat, the APNC board of directors voted for a small increase in member dues. Starting July 1st, annual dues will be $130 for professional and associate members. There will be no dues increase for student or organizational members. This $10 a year increase represents the first increase in APNC dues revenue…

NC ABC Commission Protects North Carolina Youth & Communities by Rejecting Stout

Raleigh, NC— Various North Carolina organizations and citizens, including members of the Addiction Professionals of North Carolina, successfully urged the ABC Commission on Wednesday, March 20th to reject the approval of a new and dangerous alcohol product that is described as a “shot in a tube.” Stout 21 is a new alcoholic beverage available in…

NC DHHS Communication Bulletin #127 Rebasing of Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Block Grant (SAPTBG) Prevention 20% Set-aside Funds

See complete Communications Bulletin’s are formal communications put out by the Division of MH/DD/SAS. To read this complete bulletin and other visit http://www.ncdhhs.gov/mhddsas/communicationbulletins/index.htmat.   As the Division of MH/DD/SAS works with the LME/MCOs to develop a more comprehensive system for prevention, intervention, treatment and recovery supports, we must recognize that our prevention services, currently outside…

From the Executive Director

My name is Mark Ezzell and I’m pleased to serve as the new Executive Director of the Addiction Professionals of North Carolina. We’re in challenging times in the addiction field. Money is tight at all levels, while the need for the services our members provide is becoming greater. The political environment is changing with health…

September Membership Drive

Special Rates for APNC/NAADAC Membership ONLY During September, 2012

Full Professional Membership $100.00
Associate Membership $79.00
Student Membership $30.50

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1915 (b)/(c) Medicaid Waiver Fact Sheets Available

The Division of Mental Health, Developmental Disabilities and Substance Abuse Services (DMH/DD/SAS) is developing a a series of fact sheets describing the creation of Local Management Entities-Managed Care Organizations (LMEMCOs) and the state-wide transition to the 1915 (b)/(c) Medicaid Waiver. Please find links below to the first three fact sheets in this series. • What…

Recovery Month Grant Applications

Applications for regional grants to help offset expenses for September 2012 Recovery Month activities are now being accepted by APNC. Applications must be endorsed by a current APNC member. Up to $1000 per region is available, to be divided among applicants depending on the nature of their request. Application deadline is July 13, 2012. Download…