Members, Partners & Resources

Drug Endangered Family Taskforce 

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Katrina Chance    Executive Director, Richmond County Partnership for Children

Amy Forester    Outreach Manager, FirstHealth Richmond Memorial Hospital

Sheila Brosier    Administrative Assistant, Richmond County Health Department & DSS

Cassandra Byers    Director of Daymark 

Chanel Turner    COO, Sandhills Behavioral Center

Constance Pearson    Clinical Supervisor & Program Director, The Samaritan Colony

Emily Nicholson    Alcohol& Drug Services, Richmond County

Jacqueline Welch    Aging Services Director, Richmond County

Keri Standridge    GAL Supervisor, Richmond County GAL Program

Kendra Faries    Public Health Educator, Richmond County Health Department

Kelly Kirk    Certified Peer Support Specialist & Recovery Coach, Richmond County Peer Support Program

Lucy Dorsey    System Care Coordinator, Sandhills Center

Megan Tarver    SHC SOC Coordinator, Sandhills Center

Melinda McDonald    Prevention & Early Intervention Team Leader, ADS, Richmond County

Pamela Munger    Community Development Specialist, Sandhills Center

Pastor Ernie Walters    Pastor, Wellsprings Church, Richmond County

Robby Hall    DSS Director, Richmond County

Robert Smith    CEO, Sandhills Behavioral Center

Shirlyn Smith    Alcohol & Drug Services/ SEARCH, Richmond County 

Suzanne Maness    Family Advocate, Connections Family Support & Community Collaboration Program

Tahid Rucker    Sergeant Detective, Richmond County Sheriffs Department Narcotics Unit

Terry Rush    Administrative Secretary II, Richmond County Aging Services

Theressa Smith    Staff Development Specialist II, Richmond County DSS

Nancy Porter    Health Education Supervisor, Richmond County Health Department

Bill Butler    Team/Social Worker Lead & Foster Care Coordinator, Community Care of Sandhills 

George Gillenwater    Detective, Rockingham Police Department

Buddy Williams    EMS Director, FirstHealth of the Carolinas

Curtis Ingram    JCPC, Richmond County Chair

Tony Spaulding    Licensed Clinician Addiction Specialist, Compassionate Counseling

Tiffany Newton     CEO, Compassionate Counseling

Chris Lampley    Detective Sergeant, Hamlet Police Department

Amy Tatum    Clinical Manager, Community Care of the Sandhills

Wendy Kelly Jordan    Director of Student Affairs, Richmond County School System


Community Impact North Carolina (CINC)  One of North Carolina’s leading organizations committed to preventing alcohol and other drug harms in our communities. We support communities to create change and determine their own futures. We also support and engage parents, schools, public and private agencies, organizations, institutions, in an effort to reduce substance misuse through parent and youth engagement & involvement, community engagement, and local collaboration & coalitions.

Naloxone Saves Lives to Learn more about how North Carolina is fighting the opioid epidemic.  Get the Naloxone facts, treatment options, and learn how to obtain them.  

North Carolina Harm Reduction Coalition (NCHRC) is a statewide grassroots organization dedicated to the implementation of harm reduction interventions, public health strategies, drug policy transformation, and justice reform in North Carolina and throughout the American South. 

Operation Medicine Drop   Find where to safely dispose of unused medications in your community or to register a permanent drop box location.  

NC Opioid Action Plan Data Dashboard  The opioid data dashboard on this site is meant to provide integration and visualization of state and county-level metrics for stakeholders across NC to track progress towards reaching the goals outlined in NC OAP.  

National Institute on Drug Abuse  Our mission is to advance science on the causes and consequences of drug use and addiction and to apply that knowledge to improve individual and public health. 

Opioid Outreach and Response is a community coalition committed to reducing opioid-related overdoses in Moore, Montgomery, Lee, Hoke, and Richmond counties.

Moore County NC Addiction Recovery | Drug-Free Moore County is a non-profit organization providing information, education, and resources on prevention, treatment, and recovery to Moore County Citizens.  

Medication for Opioid Use Disorder (MOUD) is used mostly for the treatment of dependence on opioids such as heroin and prescription pain relievers that contain opiates. MAT controls how the brain works by blocking the “feel good” effects of opioids, as well as relieving the cravings and regulating body functions without the negative side effects of the drug.

Opioid Outreach and Response We are a community coalition committed to reducing opioid-related overdoses in Moore, Montgomery, Lee, Hoke, and Richmond counties.