Magoffin ASAP/Drug-Free Communities UNITE Coalition


Coalition Meetings

Meets 1 pm on first Wednesday of every other month (February, April, June, August, October, and December) at the Magoffin County Health Department, 119 East Mountain Parkway, Salyersville.

Mailing Address

119 East Mountain Parkway, Salyersville, KY 41465

UNITE Coalition Coordinator

Alyson, 606-889-0422 (work) or 606-794-9220 (cell)

Board Coordinator

Abbie Conley – 606-349-6212,

Coalition Officers


Support groups

  • REACH faith-based support group for substance use disorders meets 6 p.m. each Tuesday at the Health Department, 132 East Mountain Parkway, Salyersville. For information contact Larry Bennett, 606-349-3733
  • Nar-Anon Family support group meets every Tuesday at 6 p.m. at the Health Department, 132 East Mountain Parkway, Salyersville.


Magoffin County News

KSP to pilot ‘The Angel Initiative’

PIKEVILLE – It’s not about getting soft on crime. It’s about getting smart about dealing with the substance abuse problems facing southern and eastern Kentucky. That message, from Kentucky State Police Commissioner Rick Sanders, was stressed several times during a forum in Pikeville March 9 to discuss implementation of a pilot program – The Angel Initiative – designed to help those in...

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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

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

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’

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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