Morgan

Morgan County UNITE Coalition

 

Coalition Meetings

Noon on the 1st Wednesday of each month at the Morgan County Community Center, 450 Prestonsburg Street, West Liberty.
 

Mailing Address

450 Prestonsburg Street, West Liberty, KY 41472.
 

UNITE Coalition Coordinator

Carl Varneycvarney@centertech.com, 606-330-1406 (work), 606-594-8144 (cell)
 

Coalition Officers

 

Committee Chairs

  • Court Watch/Judicial Review – Carol Sue Adkins, 606-743-4128
  • Education – Carolyn Bishop, 606-743-8352, 606-522-8152, carolyn.bishop@morgan.ky.us
  • Faith-based – Mike Lindon, Morgan County Ministerial Association, 606-743-7202
  • Family Support – Morgan County Ministerial Association
  • Grant Writing – Irene Jenkins, 606-743-4169
  • Medical Advisory – Michelle Whitt, 606-743-3186 x270
  • Neighbors UNITED – Sharon Tharp, 606-743-7163 (h), 606-743-2887 (w), morunite@mrtc.com
  • Narcotics Anonymous – Paul Casteel, 606-743-4356
  • Youth Activities – Belinda Jordan or Joann Howard, Morgan County Community Center, 606-743-4995

 

Narcotics Anonymous

A Narcotics Anonymous support group meets every Monday at 6 p.m. at the Christian Church in West Liberty. For information call Paul Casteel at 606-743-4356 or kypilot913@yahoo.com.
 

Calendar



Morgan County News


23 awarded ‘I Am UNITE’ scholarships

23 awarded ‘I Am UNITE’ scholarships

Twenty-three high school seniors have been selected to receive 2016 “I Am UNITE” scholarships totaling $34,500 for being champions for anti-drug efforts. Each scholarship is worth $1,500 toward post-secondary expenses. Funding for the scholarships comes from proceeds of the National Rx Drug Abuse & Heroin Summit – the largest annual collaboration of professionals and advocates in the...

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Scholarship deadline extended

Scholarship deadline extended

LONDON – Operation UNITE has extended the deadline for seniors to apply for “I Am UNITE” scholarships to Friday, April 8. “The initial deadline was March 31, but with the number of school closings due to weather and sickness we wanted to make sure students had an opportunity to submit an application,” explained Debbie L. Trusty, UNITE’s Education and Treatment Director. Application...

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Support UNITE on #GivingTuesday

Support UNITE on #GivingTuesday

Operation UNITE is one of hundreds of nonprofit organizations across Kentucky participating in the third annual Kentucky Gives online fundraising event on Tuesday, December 1. UNITE’s focus for this year’s Kentucky Gives event is to raise funds for youth prevention and education initiatives – specifically Camp UNITE, school anti-drug UNITE Clubs, and the “On The Move!” mobile education...

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Regional coalition roundtables held

Regional coalition roundtables held

A total of 162 people attended six regional roundtables for representatives of UNITE Community Coalitions during October 2015. The roundtables were conducted in London, Somerset, Beattyville, Grayson, Prestonsburg and Hazard. To view photos from the roundtables click on name of the city. The roundtables were designed to let coalitions – many of which have new officers and members –...

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Personal stories of ‘hope in action’

Personal stories of ‘hope in action’

WILLIAMSBURG – Throughout the week, participants in the 9th annual Camp UNITE engaged in fun activities designed to develop leadership and communication skills, promote teamwork and problem solving, instill confidence and trust, and let youth know they do not have to face difficult situations on their own. The underlying theme to camp – there is “Hope In Action” by remaining free from...

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