2/16/21: Ashe County will kickoff its inaugural Empowering Youth & Families Program virtual session on March, 18th at 6:00 pm. Families will engage in 10 weekly meetings that provide information on opioid prevention while building strong family relationships along the way. At the end of the weekly sessions, families will develop their Community Action Plan to share what they have learned with other families in the community.
Alex Kissinger is the new Program Assistant in Ashe County and will also coordinate the program in Alleghany. Alex is a native of Ashe County and recently graduated from North Carolina State University last spring. Alex has stated that, “I am excited to work in the two counties where I spent the majority of my youth”.