BSAN Meeting Announcements

BSAN Meeting, Fri May 31, 2013

Burke Substance Abuse Network Friday, May 31, 7:30 a.m. 120 N. King Street, Morganton, NC Please reply to Jim Van Hecke, 828-433-1221, bcacddirector@gmail.com Burke Substance Abuse Network (BSAN) is a coalition of providers, support groups, related agencies and other stakeholders who come together to:  (a) network; (b) identify gaps in service; and (c) strategically plan response to community…

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ER Pain Management, BSAN Interest Group Updates, Mtg Fri Feb 22

Dr. Seth Hawkins, MD address Burke Substance Abuse Network next week to talk on his most recent work emergency pain management.  Seth, an Emergency Room physician at Blue Ridge Healthcare’s Grace Hospital in Morganton, NC, is passionate about the subject of pain and all it’s implications to the healthcare system.  As our local hospitals take a…

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BSAN Meeting Friday, November 30th

Next Friday, the Burke community will hear about, and have the opportunity to respond to, the proposal for a recovery day program in Burke County, which will help to fill gaps in our community’s continuum of care. Burke Substance Abuse Network (BSAN) Meeting Friday, November 30th, 7:30 a.m. Guest: Jack McConnell speaks about proposed Grace…

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Burke Community Receives Support for Two Permanent Prescription Pill Drop Boxes

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE From:  Burke County Sheriff’s Office, Contact:  Sheriff Steve E. Whisenant, Tel: (828) 438-5508, Fax: (828) 438-5469, email: admin@burkesheriff.org Burke Community Receives Support for Two Permanent Prescription Pill Drop Boxes Two permanent prescription drug drop boxes will be dedicated to the community Friday morning, October 26th, at the Morganton Community House.  During the regularly scheduled breakfast meeting…

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Call for Providers, Exhibitors at 9/28 Community Forum

Burke Substance Abuse Network (BSAN) provides the opportunity for providers to network and reach people from all areas of the community through our regular monthly meetings.  We are hoping that with a lineup of special guests, support, and advance promotion within the community, our September 28th Community Forum will be exceptionally well attended. We are…

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Authors speak on addiction, August 31st BSAN Breakfast, Community House, 7:30 am

Special guests for next Friday’s Burke Substance Abuse Network’s August breakfast meeting will be Beth Brand and Meridith Powell, authors of a book entitled “The Real Dope On Dealing With An Addict.”  Information about them can be found on their website www.dealingwithanaddict.com. Their talk will be about addiction as a family disease and how families need to “recover” along…

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BSAN, August and September Meetings and Events

Please join us for the next meeting of Burke Substance Abuse Network as we re-gather after our summer break.  During this meeting, we will announce September’s Recovery Month Activities, including a Community Forum, and provide the community with important updates.  For a preview of upcoming events, follow this link. Burke Substance Abuse Network (BSAN) Meeting…

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June BSAN Mtg Cancelled; Next Mtg. August 31

This is to inform the community that Burke Substance Abuse Network will not hold meetings in June nor in July, but will resume the regularly scheduled meetings in August. This Friday’s BSAN meeting is cancelled.  BSAN will meet next on Friday, August 31, 2012.  In the meantime, we will continue to post relevant news to this…

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