Opioid Project

Here are local and national resources for parents and teens. Some are national resources that may be of use to everyone. Others were selected for those living, working, and attending school in Lee County. We hope you find these helpful.

Resources for Teens*

Crisis Line

A 24-hour crisis, resource and referral line staffed by highly-trained counselors who can respond to your questions about family and school problems, pregnancy, suicide, chemical dependency, sexual and physical abuse. They also have a chat room staffed with trained counselors.

Call 1-800-448-3000

Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

This is a general hotline for teens with any kind of problem – from substance abuse to family and school problems to relationships, The Covenant House’s expertise is in dealing with homeless and runaway youth.

1-800-999-9999

www.nineline.org/

The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.

1-800-273-8255 (1-800-273-TALK)
En Espanol 1-888-628-9454

SAMHSA’s National Helpline is a free, confidential, 24/7, 365-day-a-year treatment referral and information service (in English and Spanish) for individuals and families facing mental and/or substance use disorders.

1-800-662-HELP (4357)

www.samhsa.gov

NC 2-1-1 is an information and referral service provided by United Way of North Carolina. Accessible via an easy-to-remember, three-digit number, families and individuals can call to obtain free and confidential information on health and human services and resources within their community.

Crisis Text Line, text “HOME” to 741741

Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

www.Nc211.org

Services: Emergency Walk-In Services (Advanced Access), Comprehensive Clinical Assessments, Mental Health Outpatient Treatment, Psychiatric/Medical Management Services, Intensive In-Home Therapy, Substance Abuse Intensive Outpatient Program

(919)-774-6521                                                                    Population served: Child and Adult
130 Carbonton Road
Sanford, NC 27330                                                                                  Insurance: Medicaid, State

www.daymarkrecovery.org/locations/lee-center

Mobile Crisis has responded to individuals experiencing symptoms of depression, anxiety, psychosis; individuals with suicidal or homicidal thoughts, children with behavioral issues and substance abusers in need of treatment.

1-877-626-1772

Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
On site within 2 hours

A crisis line run by the county mental health department to help with mental health emergencies such as suicide and drug addiction.

(919)-774-4520

Hours: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

Suicidal threats, suicide attempts, and mental health crisis situations involving immediate life-threatening DANGER!

Central Carolina Hospital- ER Dept. 
(919)-774-2100

1135 Carthage St. 
Sanford, NC 27330
Insurance: All major plans, Medicare, Medicaid 

The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.

1-800-273-8255 (1-800-273-TALK)
En Espanol 1-888-628-9454

Free, confidential resource that’s available to anyone, even if you’re not registered with VA or enrolled in VA health care. The caring, qualified responders at the Veterans Crisis Line are specially trained and experienced in helping Veterans of all ages and circumstances.

1-800-273-8255 and Press “1”

HopeLine focuses on providing the community with a free and confidential crisis and suicide prevention helpline and texting service. HopeLine specializes in providing suicide and crisis intervention, supportive and non-judgmental active listening, gentle and understanding discussion of crisis resolution, and referrals to appropriate community resources.

Crisis Line is available 24 hours 5 day a week (Monday-Friday) and 9 am-11 pm Saturday and Sunday. TextLine is available Monday-Friday 10am-10pm.

Call or text either number: 919-231-4525 or 1-877-235-4525

General Resources

Visit www.overdoselifeline.org/afterthelesson for more information or to watch the film again.

If you need information on treatment and where you can find it, you can call:

Substance Abuse Treatment Facility Locator at 1-800-662-HELP or visit www.findtreatment.samhsa.gov

The National Alliance On Mental Illness is a nationwide grassroots advocacy group, representing people affected by mental illness in the United States. NAMI provides education and advocacy by shaping public policy for those suffering the effects of mental illness. Serving Cumberland, Harnett, and Lee counties.

910-476-7164

Provides information for teens who have a drug problem or have a friend or parent who needs help. Includes step-by-step guides on what to do, and how to find help in your area immediately.

www.teens.drugabuse.gov/have-a-drug-problem-need-help

Whether you are a service member, a family member or a clinician, the Psychological Health Resource Center is there for you. Professional health resource consultants with expertise in psychological health who understand military culture.

1-866-966-1020, Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Mental Health Service Providers 

Have a parent or guardian to contact the following mental health service providers for ongoing treatment or counseling.

Critical Access Behavioral Health Agency

919-774-2100
317 Chatham St.
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Child, adolescents, adults
Insurance: Medicaid, Health Choice

Services: Diagnostic assessment, Outpatient Therapy, Psychological Evaluation, medication management, In-Home Services, Community Support Team, Psychosocial Rehabilitation, Spanish Interpreter

919-292-1464
319 Court Square
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Child, adolescents, adults
Insurance: BCBS, Cigna, medicare, Tricare, United Healthcare

Services: Comprehensive Clinical Assessment, Diagnostic assessment, Outpatient Therapy, Medication Management, Psychological Evaluation, Substance Abuse Counseling

www.behavioralhealthcareassociates.org

919-925-2693
345 Carthage St. 
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Adolescents, adults, couples
Insurance: Aetna, BCBS Medicaid, Medicare, Health Choice, Humana, United Health Care/Optum, tricare, Self-pay and Sliding Scale

Services: Outpatient therapy, DWI (DBA as SOLO Behavioral Health Services; bilingual services available

919-776-3750
821 Woodland Ave 
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Children, adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: Contact for more information

Services: Outpatient Therapy

919-774-8790
311 W. Rose St. 
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Children, adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: Medicaid, Health Choice, Major Insurances In-Network, Tricare, Self-pay

Services: Outpatient Therapy, Family Therapy, Couples’ Therapy (free consultation)

 www.compasshousecounselingnc.com

Call or visit their website for more details about the services they provide.

919-776-8831
321-A Court Square
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Children, adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: Major Insurances, Tricare

Services: Counseling - Outpatient Therapy, Family, Marital

www.hopefulhorizonscounseling.com

Cindy Jacobs, LPC-S
Christian Counseling Service

919-237-9974
215 Bracken St. 
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Children, adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: Medicaid, Medicare, Tricare, IPRS, Major Insurances In-Network

Services: Outpatient therapy

919-351-1052
1012 Elm St. 
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Children, adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: BCBS, Tricare FCC, Private pay

919-777-6786
321-B Court Square 
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Children, adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: Medicaid, Health Choice, Medicare, Major Insurances In-Network, Tricare, Self-pay

Services: Outpatient therapy

919-776-9522
115 Carbonton Rd. 
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Adolescents, adults, individual, individual couples, families 
Insurance: BCBS, Humana Military, Private pay

Services: Outpatient Therapy

919-718-1597
1518 S. Horner Blvd
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: Medicaid, Health Choice, Medicare, Major Insurance In-Network, Tricare, Self-pay & Sliding Scale

Services: Clinical Assessment, DA, Outpatient Therapy, Medication Management, Psychological Evaluation, Substance Abuse Intensive Outpatient Programs

www.newbeginningscounselingservices.net

919-356-7902
1503- A Elm St. 
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Children, adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: Contact for more information

Services: Outpatient therapy

919-774-7044
1514 S. Horner Blvd
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Children, adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: Medicaid, Health Choice, Medicare, Self-pay

Services: Diagnostic assessment, Outpatient therapy, Medication Management, Psychological evaluation, Day treatment, Intensive In-Home Services

www.primaryhealthchoice.org

919-708-5063
822 Horner Blvd
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: Medicaid, BCBS, Medicare

Services: Diagnostic assessment, Outpatient therapy, Medication management, Psychological evaluation, Substance abuse comprehensive outpatient therapy, substance abuse intensive outpatient therapy, Individual and group therapy

www.facebook.com/spectrumrecoveryinc/

919-718-5408
1740 Horner Blvd
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Children, adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: Medicaid, Health Choice, Tricare, BCBS, Signa, State

Services: Community Support Team (CST), Counseling/Outpatient Therapy, Day Treatment, Intensive In-Home Therapy, Medication Management

www.vcandassociatesinc.com

Sarah Courtright, LPC

919-777-9355
Populations served: Children, adolescents, adults
Insurance: Self-pay, Sliding Scale
Services: Outpatient therapy, Individuals, Couples therapy
Remote sessions via video conferencing or telephone

www.wellcenteredcounseling.co

Support Groups

Support groups of recovering addicts in your area:

Trinity United Methodist Church
523 Maple Avenue
Sanford, North Carolina 27330
Mondays 7:00 pm

Shallow Well United Church of Christ
1220 Broadway Road
Sanford, North Carolina 27332
Thursday 8:00 pm & Saturday 8:00 pm

www.na.org

A leading self-empowering addiction recovery support group. The website provides resources for teens and youth support programs, meeting locations, and an online community.

Fuquay Varina Presbyterian Church
919-607-3136
310 N. Ennis Street
Fuquay Varina, NC 27526
Tuesday 7:30 pm

fvncsmart@gmail.com

www.smartrecovery.org/teens/

Housing and Shelters

A non-profit organization that provides assistance to homeless families in Lee County.

Must be residents of Lee County 
919-718-1540
www.familypromiseofleecounty.org

Women and Children’s Shelter (boys under 16 accepted with parent):
919-774-7112

507 South 3rd Street
Sanford, NC 27330

Men’s Shelter
919-776-8474

705 Chatham Street
Sanford, CN 27330

www.facebook.com/ChristianFaithMinistries/

Women and children’s shelter: www.icarol.info/ResourceView2.aspx?org=82852&agencynum=38394471

Men’s shelter: www.icarol.info/ResourceView2.aspx?org=82852&agencynum=38394470


Resources for Parents/Guardians*

Crisis Line

919-774-2100
1135 Carthage St. 
Sanford, NC 27330
Insurance: All major plans, Medicare, Medicaid

919-774-6521
130 Carbonton Road
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Child, Adult                                                                  Insurance: All major plans, Medicare, Medicaid

Services: Emergency Walk-In Services (Advanced Access), Comprehensive Clinical Assessments, Mental Health Outpatient Treatment, Psychiatric/Medical Management Services, Intensive In-Home Therapy, Substance Abuse Intensive Outpatient Program

www.daymarkrecovery.org/locations/lee-center

NC 2-1-1 is an information and referral service provided by United Way of North Carolina. Accessible via an easy-to-remember, three-digit number, families and individuals can call to obtain free and confidential information on health and human services and resources within their community.

Crisis Text Line, text “HOME” to 741741

Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

www.Nc211.org

Suicidal threats, suicide attempts, and mental health crisis situations involving immediate life-threatening DANGER!

Central Carolina Hospital- ER Dept. 
(919)-774-2100

1135 Carthage St. 
Sanford, NC 27330
Insurance: All major plans, Medicare, Medicaid 

A crisis line run by the county mental health department to help with mental health emergencies such as suicide and drug addiction.

(919) 774-4520                                                                                                         Hours: 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM

The Lifeline provides 24/7, free and confidential support for people in distress, prevention and crisis resources for you or your loved ones, and best practices for professionals.

1-800-273-8255 (1-800-273-TALK)
En Espanol 1-888-628-9454

HopeLine focuses on providing the community with a free and confidential crisis and suicide prevention helpline and texting service. HopeLine specializes in providing suicide and crisis intervention, supportive and non-judgmental active listening, gentle and understanding discussion of crisis resolution, and referrals to appropriate community resources.

Crisis Line is available 24 hours 5 day a week (Monday-Friday) and 9 am-11 pm Saturday and Sunday. TextLine is available Monday-Friday 10am-10pm.

Call or text either number: 919-231-4525 or 1-877-235-4525

Mobile Crisis has responded to individuals experiencing symptoms of depression, anxiety, psychosis; individuals with suicidal or homicidal thoughts, children with behavioral issues and substance abusers in need of treatment.

1-877-626-1772 - Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

On site within 2 hours

Free, confidential resource that’s available to anyone, even if you’re not registered with VA or enrolled in VA health care. The caring, qualified responders at the Veterans Crisis Line are specially trained and experienced in helping Veterans of all ages and circumstances.

1-800-273-8255 and Press “1”

General Resources

The National Alliance On Mental Illness is a nationwide grassroots advocacy group, representing people affected by mental illness in the United States. NAMI provides education and advocacy by shaping public policy for those suffering the effects of mental illness. Serving Cumberland, Harnett, Lee counties

910-476-7164

Online resources for parents and children experiencing substance use disorders
Services: Online help specialists, peer support, Help & Hope Text, informational resources

1-855-378-4373
Monday – Friday, 9 am – 9 pm ET
Saturday & Sunday, 12 pm – 5 pm ET   
                                                             www.drugfree.org/

SAMHSA’s National Helpline is a free, confidential, 24/7, 365-day-a-year treatment referral and information service (in English and Spanish) for individuals and families facing mental and/or substance use disorders.


1-800-662-HELP (4357)
www.samhsa.gov

Naloxone Distributors

Service to either pick up or have naloxone delivered to you Monday-Friday from 9:00 am – 5:00 pm.

336-886-5594

www.caringservices.org/naloxone-distribution-program.html

While NCHRC would like to distribute free overdose rescue kits to everyone, the realities of a limited budget require our agency to prioritize people with a high risk for overdose. Free overdose rescue kits are only available to the following groups of people; active IV drug users, people on medication-assisted treatment, people who are formerly incarcerated with a history of opiate use, people engaged in sex work or people who identify as transgender.


336-543-8050 -Robert Childs                                                                                  If you would like more information about an in-house overdose prevention training; consulting on how to set up your own overdose prevention program; or are interested in volunteering with NCHRC, please contact Robert Childs.

Naloxone Rescue Kits include a Project Lazarus Overdose Prevention DVD, a step-by-step instruction booklet on reviving an overdose victim, a naloxone rescue kit location card to help locate the kit in case of emergency, a NC Good Samaritan Law (SB20) informational card that explains the legal side of administering naloxone to an overdose victim, and two (2) nasal atomizers for nasal naloxone administration. 

336-667-8100

rescuekit@projectlazarus.org

Does not include naloxene vial; must be obtained through a health care provider (covered by Medicaid). Project Lazarus kit is $12/each.

Order form: www.projectlazarus.org/order-naloxone

Mental Health Service Providers

Critical Access Behavioral Health Agency

919-774-2100
317 Chatham St.
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Child, adolescents, adults
Insurance: Medicaid, Health Choice

Services: Diagnostic assessment, Outpatient Therapy, Psychological Evaluation, medication management, In-Home Services, Community Support Team, Psychosocial Rehabilitation, Spanish Interpreter

919-292-1464
319 Court Square
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Child, adolescents, adults
Insurance: BCBS, Cigna, medicare, Tricare, United Healthcare

Services: Comprehensive Clinical Assessment, Diagnostic assessment, Outpatient Therapy, Medication Management, Psychological Evaluation, Substance Abuse Counseling

www.behavioralhealthcareassociates.org

919-925-2693
345 Carthage St. 
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Adolescents, adults, couples
Insurance: Aetna, BCBS Medicaid, Medicare, Health Choice, Humana, United Health Care/Optum, tricare, Self-pay and Sliding Scale

Services: Outpatient therapy, DWI (DBA as SOLO Behavioral Health Services; bilingual services available

919-776-3750
821 Woodland Ave 
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Children, adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: Contact for more information

Services: Outpatient Therapy

919-774-8790
311 W. Rose St. 
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Children, adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: Medicaid, Health Choice, Major Insurances In-Network, Tricare, Self-pay

Services: Outpatient Therapy, Family Therapy, Couples’ Therapy (free consultation)

www.compasshousecounselingnc.com

Call or visit their website for more details about the services they provide.

919-776-8831
321-A Court Square
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Children, adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: Major Insurances, Tricare

Services: Counseling - Outpatient Therapy, Family, Marital

www.hopefulhorizonscounseling.com

Cindy Jacobs, LPC-S
Christian Counseling Service

919-237-9974
215 Bracken St. 
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Children, adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: Medicaid, Medicare, Tricare, IPRS, Major Insurances In-Network

Services: Outpatient therapy

919-351-1052
1012 Elm St. 
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Children, adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: BCBS, Tricare FCC, Private pay

919-777-6786
321-B Court Square 
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Children, adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: Medicaid, Health Choice, Medicare, Major Insurances In-Network, Tricare, Self-pay

Services: Outpatient therapy

919-776-9522
115 Carbonton Rd. 
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Adolescents, adults, individual, individual couples, families 
Insurance: BCBS, Humana Military, Private pay

Services: Outpatient Therapy

919-718-1597
1518 S. Horner Blvd
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: Medicaid, Health Choice, Medicare, Major Insurance In-Network, Tricare, Self-pay & Sliding Scale

Services: Clinical Assessment, DA, Outpatient Therapy, Medication Management, Psychological Evaluation, Substance Abuse Intensive Outpatient Programs

www.newbeginningscounselingservices.net

919-356-7902
1503- A Elm St. 
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Children, adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: Contact for more information

Services: Outpatient therapy

919-774-7044
1514 S. Horner Blvd
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Children, adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: Medicaid, Health Choice, Medicare, Self-pay

Services: Diagnostic assessment, Outpatient therapy, Medication Management, Psychological evaluation, Day treatment, Intensive In-Home Services

www.primaryhealthchoice.org

919-708-5063
822 Horner Blvd
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: Medicaid, BCBS, Medicare

Services: Diagnostic assessment, Outpatient therapy, Medication management, Psychological evaluation, Substance abuse comprehensive outpatient therapy, substance abuse intensive outpatient therapy, Individual and group therapy

www.facebook.com/spectrumrecoveryinc/

919-718-5408
1740 Horner Blvd
Sanford, NC 27330
Populations served: Children, adolescents, adults, 
Insurance: Medicaid, Health Choice, Tricare, BCBS, Signa, State

Services: Community Support Team (CST), Counseling/Outpatient Therapy, Day Treatment, Intensive In-Home Therapy, Medication Management

www.vcandassociatesinc.com

Sarah Courtright, LPC

919-777-9355
Populations served: Children, adolescents, adults
Insurance: Self-pay, Sliding Scale
Services: Outpatient therapy, Individuals, Couples therapy
Remote sessions via video conferencing or telephone

www.wellcenteredcounseling.co

Housing and Shelters

A non-profit organization that provides assistance to homeless families in Lee County.

Must be residents of Lee County 
919-718-1540
www.familypromiseofleecounty.org

HAVEN is a non-profit 501 (c ) (3) organization committed to providing safety to victims and survivors of domestic violence and rape/sexual assault.

919-774-8923
Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
www.havenlee.org/

Women and Children’s Shelter (boys under 16 accepted with parent):
919-774-7112

507 South 3rd Street
Sanford, NC 27330

Men’s Shelter
919-776-8474

705 Chatham Street
Sanford, CN 27330

www.facebook.com/ChristianFaithMinistries/

Women and children’s shelter: www.icarol.info/ResourceView2.aspx?