SLTF Initiative Banner Website.png
Our Purpose

We issue a quarterly newsletter with the goal of educating, informing and engaging the residents of Dare County on substance use disorders. Each issue features information on a special topic, advocacy efforts, and community events and partners. All copies of the Initiative are available for download below. 

Archived Newsletters

Winter 2022

Volume 6 Issue 1

This issue breaks down a Pastors perspective on substance abuse.

Fall 2021

Volume 5 Issue 4

Learn more about stigma and addiction

Summer 2021

Volume 5 Issue 3

This issue focuses on marijuana decriminalization and impacts on the brain.

Spring 2021

Volume 5 Issue 2

Learn more about resilience and recovery.

Winter 2021

Volume 5 Issue 1

This issue is dedicated to Ryan Jones who passed away in November.

Fall 2020

Volume 4 Issue 4

This issue highlights voices in recovery, and Port Health.

Spring 2020

Volume 4 Issue 2

This issue focuses on CBD oils and substance use disorders.

Winter 2020

Volume 4 Issue 1

Learn about vaping and tobacco use.

Fall 2019

Volume 3 Issue 4

This issue focuses on medicated assisted treatment and opioids.

Spring 2019

Volume 3 Issue 2

This issue showcases the Faith Community in Dare County.

Summer 2019

Volume 3 Issue 3

Learn about all local law enforcement is doing with prevention and diversion.