The NC Substance Abuse Prevention Conference is an opportunity for prevention/treatment professionals, substance abuse coalition participants, school counselors, social workers, parents, and community members to collaborate and learn valuable information related to adolescent substance use prevention and how to positively impact their communities.
WHY? ENGAGE partners in North Carolina in active learning and meaningful discussion to build momentum behind strategic activities that complement overall state and local efforts around opioid misuse, addiction, and overdose death. EDUCATE and inform North Carolina partners on evidence-based/informed, promising, and innovative policies and practices that prevent opioid misuse, addiction, and overdose. ENERGIZE, challenge, and connect North Carolina parrtners to build consensus and rally behind policy and programmatic interventions that focus on social determinants, healthcare, harm reduction, criminal justice, and community strategies around opioid misuse, addiction, and overdose death.