Julian F. Keith ADATC Expanding Outpatient Services to Strengthen Local Response to Opioid Epidemic

People combatting opioid use disorder in Western North Carolina are gaining expanded access to lifesaving outpatient services. Beginning July 1, Julian F. Keith Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Center will add additional services to its existing outpatient program. With financial support from and a partnership with Dogwood Health Trust, many individuals who receive inpatient treatment will now gain access to effective, evidence-based Medication Assisted Treatment, housing assistance and outpatient treatment and support services.

NCDHHS Announces Funds to Expand Treatment to Help Those with Opioid Use Disorder, 20 Sites Awarded Grants to Expand Services

People struggling with Opioid Use Disorder will have better access to more treatment options because of funding awarded by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services. Nearly $16,000,000 across 20 health care centers, treatment clinics and community-based providers will be used across the state to expand evidence-based treatment services, as well as employment, housing and transportation supports through innovative pilot programs to better help treat individuals and support them in their recovery.

NCDHHS Announces Two Funding Opportunities to Address Behavioral Health in the Criminal Justice System

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services today released two funding opportunities to award a total of $6,755,000 to community-based mental health providers. These programs will help individuals with serious mental illness involved with the criminal justice system, and they reflect the department’s vision to advance innovate solutions that foster independence, improve health and promote well-being for all North Carolinians.

NCDHHS Housing Leadership Committee Meeting

The NCDHHS team is excited about the presentations and discussions that will take place around housing goal areas, objectives and strategies to assist in the formulation of the NCDHHS Strategic Housing Plan.  This will be an interactive meeting wi

Thu, May 12, 2022, 9:30am - 12:30pm

Olmstead Plan Stakeholder Advisory Meeting

Thank you for your willingness to contribute your expertise to the Olmstead Plan Stakeholder Advisory (OPSA) as we move forward with plan implementation activities.  The OPSA will hold its first quarterly meeting in 2022 on March 29, from 10:00 AM

Tue, Mar 29, 2022, 10:00am - 12:00pm
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