OCT 12th T.R.Y. PARENT CONFERENCE, Durham NC

Drugs Uncovered: What Parents & Adults Need to Know is an interactive program that targets parents of upper elementary, middle school and high school students.Drugs Uncovered introduces parents to the current trends regarding alcohol, tobacco and other drugs; health risks associated with adolescent use/abuse; the North Carolina alcohol laws and parental responsibility; and techniques for open communication and dialog with adolescents.

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September 9, 2013 FASDs Awareness Day

There is no known safe amount of alcohol for pregnant women. Know the facts about FASDs (Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders). When a mother drinks alcohol during pregnancy, so does the unborn child.  The CDC encourages women who are pregnant to not consume any alcohol.  To find out more about the signs and symptoms of FASDs and to learn about the dangers of alcohol during pregnancy, check out this link from the CDC.

 

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FASD Awareness Walk-a-Long in North Carolina

Register Today! http://fafasd.org/fasd-awareness-day/

Parents/ caregivers of, professionals working with, and individuals impacted by fetal alcohol spectrum disorders!  In short, anyone interested in raising awareness about FASDs, preventing alcohol exposure during pregnancy, and helping those affected by FASDs.

Meeting in Raleigh, NC
Halifax Mall
16 West Jones St.
Raleigh, NC 27601
September 9,  2013, 9:30 – noon.
9:30 am – 10:30 am Check-in for Walk
10:30 am – 11:00 am Walk
11:00 am – 12:00 pm Program/Ceremony

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Project Jumpstart

ADCNC has received a federal grant to educate people in North Carolina on how to purchase their own private health insurance with a focus on serving people with addiction.

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