Drug Free Moore County

We are a non-profit organization providing information, education, and resources on prevention, treatment and recovery to Moore County Citizens

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What We Do

DRUG FREE MOORE COUNTY:

  • Provides educational information for parents, teachers and community citizens through the SODA Project (prevention and awareness) and THE ELEPHANT IN THE ROOM project.
  • Conducts women’s recovery program Tuesdays in the Moore County Detention Center.
  • Established The Run For Recovery as a fundraiser and awareness run.
  • Organized Second Saturday support group for families dealing with addiction. Meets the second Saturday of the month at 10:30am.
  • Printed Moore County informational resource booklets.
  • Provided support to local treatment providers as needed.
  • Created Moore ReCreations a community recovery center in Carthage.
  • Coordinating Peer Support Specialist Program

Our Mission

To be a positive influence in preventing and combatting substance use disorder in Moore County, North Carolina by increasing awareness, disseminating information, and garnering community support towards healthy choices and recovery.

Barriers to Recovery:

  • Need recovery/treatment programs in upper end of Moore County.
  • Need more In-house treatment programs locally.
  • Need more Halfway houses for men and women in Moore County.
  • Need more awareness and understanding of the disease of Addiction/Substance Use Disorder.
  • Need more recovery resources for inmates who have substance abuse issues, especially as they are released.
  • Need more support resource for families dealing with addiction/substance use disorder.

Support funding for Drug Free Moore County projects come through Moore County Community Foundation, the Moore County ABC board and Recovery Communities of North Carolina. 

Get Involved

Drug Free Moore County is always looking for volunteers to serve on the Board of Directors, helping with fundraising efforts and assisting with community exhibits. A volunteer application is available upon request.

Upcoming Events

October 19th 2019 - Run for Recovery

The Run for Recovery is a 5K trail run/walk that celebrates those who are living in recovery from drug & alcohol addiction and helps to raise awareness of the obstacles that stand in the way of recovery.  Proceeds will support drug prevention, treatment, and recovery work in Moore County.
Advance Tickets – $15
Tickets Purchased the Day of Event/At the Gate – $20 (Cash Only)

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