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From Working on Recovery to Working in Recovery

December 2, 2020

This study reports on national employment statuses for those who are in recovery from substance use disorder, as well as some of the factors that influence the likelihood of being employed in recovery.

Fair Chance Hiring in North Carolina

December 2, 2020

Fair Chance Hiring policies delay questions regarding a criminal record history until the employment interview process. This site has more information on how to get involved, as well as jurisdictions and companies that participate.

Wake County Drug Overdose Resource Pocket Guide

December 2, 2020

This 2019 pamphlet-style guide contains important resources for those experiencing overdoses or witnessing an overdose in Wake County, including the steps to get medical help, services and resources, where to get Narcan and other reversal medications, housing, and more.

USDA Opioid Misuse in Rural America Resource Guide

December 2, 2020

This 2018 guidebook contains varied, national-level resources for those experiencing opioid use disorder, their families, and their support networks, ranging from resources aimed at specific demographic groups to support services and medical treatment.

THRIVE (Tool for Health & Resilience in Vulnerable Environments)

December 2, 2020

THRIVE is a theoretical framework for understanding how structural issues like racism affect community-level determinants of health. The website also contains resources for using this framework in developing organizational programming, planning, interventions, and evaluations.

Sobriety Treatment and Recovery Teams – START

December 2, 2020

START is an intensive child welfare program for families with substance use and child abuse or neglect built on cross-system collaboration and integrated service delivery with substance use disorder treatment services.  This evidence-based model could be helpful in establishing similar … Continued

Recovery Communities of North Carolina

December 2, 2020

A nonprofit organization that promotes addiction recovery, wellness, and citizenship through advocacy, education, and support of those in recovery.

Reconnect for Resilience

December 2, 2020

These trainings are trauma-informed and resiliency-focused and may help individuals, organizations, and communities focus on wellbeing. Training includes knowledge about trauma and how it affects the brain, including chronic stress. Other resources from the organization (The Resiliency Collaborative) include a … Continued

North Carolina Multidisciplinary Collaboration on Opioid Use and Misuse

December 2, 2020

This website provides resources for prescribers and medical professionals, highlighting their role in prevention, treatment, and recovery, including office-based medication assisted treatment, and connecting patients with specialized substance use disorder treatment.