Recovery Resources

BSAN Meeting Minutes – Feb 2016

BSAN Meeting Minutes, February 2016 Forty people were present at the Morganton Community House on Friday, February 26, 2016 for this 7:30am breakfast meeting. Joe Marks, Community Relations Director for Burke Recovery, welcomed the group. Derrick Reynolds offered the invocation. Joe Marks asked BSAN members for updates. Abundant Life Ministry Outreach Event Joshua Singleton from…

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BSAN Meeting Minutes, December 2015

BSAN Meeting Minutes, December 2015 Thirty five people were present at the Morganton Community House on Friday, December 18, 2015 for this 7:30am breakfast meeting. Joe Marks, Community Relations Director for Burke Recovery, welcomed the group and requested announcements about BSAN partner updates. Good Samaritan Clinic – Kim James announced that Burke Health Network has…

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BSAN November 2015 Meeting Notes

BSAN Meeting Minutes, November 2015 Thirty eight people were present at the Morganton Community House on Friday, November 20, 2015 for this 7:30am breakfast meeting. Burke Recovery board president Chuck Moseley offered the invocation. Joe Marks, Community Relations Director for Burke Recovery, welcomed the group and introduced Rhonda Cook for some BSAN announcements. Grub Grab…

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Recovery Month Update & BSAN Mtg Minutes – Sept 2015

BSAN Meeting Minutes, September 2015 Fifty people were present at the Morganton Community House on Friday, September 25, 2015 for this 7:30am breakfast meeting. Burke Recovery Board member Joshua Singleton offered the invocation. Joe Marks of Burke Recovery welcomed the group and began the meeting by welcoming the new United Way of Burke County, Chasity…

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Sept Recovery Month Mtg & Aug Mtg Notes

BSAN Meeting Minutes, August 2015 September Recovery Month The September BSAN meeting will include a special panel presentation in honor of National Recovery Month. The panel will include members from the local recovery community as they share their personal stories, information about area recovery fellowships, and how being part of a recovery oriented community of…

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Burke Parents Inspire Prevention in the news

The Morganton News Herald reported this week on BSAN, SABY, and Burke Recovery’s Parents Inspire Prevention leadership training held the week before the 2015-2016 Burke County Public Schools new year. According to youth who shared at the parents’ training, most kids as early as middle school age know someone who is using drugs and alcohol,…

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Webinar 8/18 on children, families, finding help

Below is information on a webinar in the 9-part series entitled, Understanding Addiction and Supporting Recovery, from the National Association for Children of Alcoholics (NACoA).  The next webinar will be held on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at 2:00 PM ET.  If you need further information or have any questions, please contact Mary Beth Collins at mbcollins@nacoa.org. Helping the…

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BSAN Meeting Minutes – July 2015

BSAN Meeting Minutes, July 2015 Thirty six people were present at the Morganton Community House on Friday, July 31 for this 7:30am breakfast meeting. Burke Recovery Board member Rita Gallagher offered the invocation. Joe Marks of Burke Recovery welcomed the group and began the meeting by offering coalition members the opportunity to provide the group…

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Burke Rx Task Force – July Meeting Notes

The Burke Rx Task Force had their first meeting on July 21 at 7:30 AM. The take aways and next steps for the task force are: Medical Community subgroup to begin exploring policy change and mandating use of prescription monitoring programs (NC Substance Abuse Network) – NC Medical Board coming to Burke County August 24 – Parent’s…

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