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Charlotte has increase in overdoses, drinking during COVID

Watch your ‘wine o’clock.’ Charlotte has increased in overdoses, drinking during COVID by Amanda Zhou, Charlotte Observer, April 22, 2020 Drug overdoses have increased in Charlotte, according to police, and addiction specialists say they’re concerned people are drinking too much alcohol and resorting to drugs while stuck at home. Since March 26 — when Mecklenburg […]

People in recovery find ways to meet under stay-at-home order

‘That magic moment.’ People in recovery find ways to meet under stay-at-home order by Rick Bonnell, Charlotte Observer, April 2, 2020 For those in recovery, 12-step meetings are a source of calm and serenity in times of stress. But during the new coronavirus pandemic, access to face-to-face meetings has plummeted. For instance, 40 of the […]

Thank you to The Cannon Foundation

Thanks to a generous grant from The Cannon Foundation, we have renovated the welcome reception and client refreshment areas of our main facility at 100 Billingsley Road. The improvements include new, comfortable seating, improved temperature control, beautiful artwork, decor and plants, a new coffee machine, and many other upgrades! The purpose of “Operation Welcome to […]

Anuvia Leadership Change

Anuvia, one of Charlotte’s largest substance abuse prevention and recovery agencies, announced that Executive Director Larry Snider is retiring from his position effective April 15, 2019. Valerie Kopetzky, associate executive director and CFO, has been appointed to the new title of chief executive officer at Anuvia effective upon Larry’s retirement. Larry retired from his position […]

Client and Family Advisory Committee Member Recruitment

The Client and Family Advisory Committee is recruiting new members! If you’re interested, please contact Edith Moore at 704.445.6868 or edith.moore@anuvia.org. Client and Family Advisory Committee (CFAC) Purpose: The Client and Family Advisory Committee will promote quality services for Anuvia Prevention and Recovery Center clients and family members by supporting positive changes, services for all clients, […]

Anuvia to participate in #GivingTuesdayCLT this year

Anuvia, in partnership with SHARE Charlotte, is participating in #GivingTuesdayCLT, which is Tuesday, Nov. 28, this year for the first time ever. In an event called ‘Change for Change’, supporters are being asked to drop off the change from their change jars or other monetary donations at Anuvia, 100 Billingsley Road, from 8 am to […]

Anuvia Launches the Lock Your Meds® Campaign

    To promote awareness of prescription drug abuse in Mecklenburg County, Anuvia has launched the Lock Your Meds® campaign.  Lock Your Meds® , created by the National Family Partnership, is a campaign aimed at promoting safe storage and disposal of prescription drugs among parents. Click here to learn more about the campaign and how you can help to reduce prescription drug […]

15-16 Annual Report now available

Want to know more about Anuvia Prevention & Recovery Center? A link to our new annual report is below. You can find out more information about: Psychiatric and medication management services; Detoxification and residential services; Substance Abuse Comprehensive Outpatient Treatment (SACOT); Adolescent Services; MORE; Just click on the link below. Annual Report 15-16