Annual Conference

Our annual conference is designed to be an exciting learning experience for prevention professionals, parents, volunteers and others who are working so diligently to prevent underage drinking and illegal drug use. Learning tracks focus on current prevention issues and feature a cadre of distinguished speakers and skilled prevention professionals. Click here to learn more.

Statewide Initiatives

Families Action Inc. works to promote substance abuse prevention initiatives and access to prevention resources  throughout the state including: NC Substance Abuse Prevention Conference National Prevention Week Center for the Application of Prevention Technologies (CAPT) Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America (CADCA) Partnership for Drug-Free Kids Find additional resources here

Talk it Out-Statewide Partner with ABC Commission

NC Parent Resource Center at Families in Action, Inc. is pleased to be a statewide partner for Talk it Out. In 2013 the North Carolina Alcoholic Beverage Control Commission was charged by Governor Pat McCrory with directly addressing the issue of underage drinking. The NC ABC Commission established the ‚ÄúNorth Carolina Initiative to Reduce Underage […]


Families in Action is a sustaining member of Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America whose mission is to build and strengthen coalitions to create safe, healthy, and drug-free communities. CADCA supports its members with technical assistance, training, public policy, media strategies, marketing programs, conferences and special events. Families in Action is available to help your community […]

Parent Resource Center

Established by Families in Action in 2004, the Parent Resource Center’s mission is to expand prevention capacity in NC by supporting parents, schools, coalitions, the faith community, and private and public agencies/organizations who want to increase parent engagement and involvement in the prevention of alcohol and other drug use by youth. Visit to learn […]