Horizons

Dr. John Thorp Named Fellow ad eundem for Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
The ceremony was held June 19, 2016.
REGISTRATION NOW OPEN | UNC Horizons Annual Conference
This year's conference is April 14-15, 2016 at the Friday Center.
UNC News | ‘The chance for a new life’
UNC Horizons is the subject of a video and story from UNC-Chapel Hill's Office of Communications and Public Affairs.
PBS NewsHour features UNC Horizons
The program showcased how the unique care at UNC Horizons is changing lives.
SAVE THE DATE | UNC Horizons Annual Conference
This year's conference is April 14-15, 2016 at the Friday Center.
UNC Horizons Child Development Center opens
The center is a key piece of the Horizons Program as the need for childcare is one of the larger barriers to women being able to participate in treatment.
UNC Horizons Holiday Tree a success
The holiday gift program served 70 women and 175 children.
UNC Horizons Holiday Tree accepting gift donations
This is the third year for the program, which helps clients and their families make meaningful holiday memories.
Jones receives 2015 NIDA International Program Award of Excellence
Jones was honored for international collaborative research on neonatal opioid withdrawal.
Australian Nursing and Midwifery Journal praises Horizons model
Dr. Andrea Fielder studied the UNC Horizons model while on the 10-month Fulbright Scholarship at UNC and published this article in the May issue of the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Journal.
Jones to help establish national guidelines for treating opioid-dependent pregnant women
Dr. Hendree Jones said the incidence of neonatal withdrawal from opioids has grown fivefold since 2000.
UNC Horizons 2015 Annual Conference | The Art of Women Working Recovery Mar 26, 2015 from 08:00 AM to 04:55 PM The William and Ida Friday Center,
A Big Thank You
Another successful year for the UNC Horizons Program Holiday Tree.
A baby's cry could indicate prenatal drug exposure
The cries of babies whose mothers used cocaine during pregnancy have increased amounts of “hyperphonation,” a new study finds.
UNC Horizons treatment program receives $1 million challenge grant from Oak Foundation
If matched with $1 million to be raised by UNC, the grant will help buy a new building in Carrboro to serve more women in North Carolina each year who battle substance abuse
Walter Magazine's At The Table
Join us for the first in a series of WALTER food and wine events called AT THE TABLE. The evening will include a VIP meet-and-greet, panel conversation, tasting of the chefs’ selected dishes, wine pairings, a book signing, and more. Proceeds from this event benefit UNC Horizons Program.
Jones Attends Women and Addiction Forum
UNC Horizons Program Director, Dr. Hendree Jones attended a national forum co-sponsored by the National Council for Behavioral Health.
UNC Horizons Program Featured 2014 Annual Report
Child Fatality Task Force Releases Annual Report; Many Recommendations Focus on Healthy Birth Outcomes
NEW LOCATION | UNC Horizons Program
The UNC Horizons Program has moved from their Carrboro location.
UNC Horizons Program Wins National Award
The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) has announced the recipients of the 2013 Science and Service Awards for the Treatment of Opioid-related Disorders.