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As a part of our funding, we are required to ensure that each pregnant woman who seeks or is referred for and would benefit from substance use disorder services is given preference in admission to our program. We also are required to give preference to treatment as follows:

  • Pregnant women injecting substances
  • Pregnant women with a substance use disorder
  • Individuals injecting substances
  • All others meeting our admission criteria

Our toll-free number for help: 1-800-862-4050

Administrative Offices: 919-966-9803

Refer a patient: 919-966-9803

Prenatal clinic: 984-974-2131 (ask for Horizons prenatal clinic)

In-Kind donations: 919-445-9602

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Are you a program seeking to support recovery, transformation and renewal for women and children?

UNC Horizons offers free initial consultations and fee-based in-depth consultation. Call 919-966-9803 or complete our online form.


UNC Horizons Program Management Team

Dr. John Thorp, Executive Medical Director and co-founder
Dr. Hendree Jones, Executive Director
Dr. Kim Andringa, Director of Research and Evaluation
Ms. Senga Carroll, Director of Training & Orange Co. Outpatient Services
Ms. Gillian Eberle, Director of Marketing & Wake Co. Outpatient Services
Ms. Rachel Middlesteadt Ellerson, Executive Manager
Dr. Elisabeth Johnson, Director of Health Services
Ms. Crystal Royal, Director of Operations
Mr. Marc Strange, Director of Residential Services
Ms. Jodie Gisser, Major Gifts Officer

UNC Horizons Advisory Council

Dr. Katrina Avery, Division Chief, Harris & Smith
Dr. Watson Bowes Jr., Professor Emeritus of OB/GYN, UNC
Mr. H. Mark Daley, III, CEO, The Generation Companies
Dr. Allen Daugird, President, UNC Physicians
Ms. Julia Sprunt Grumbles, Board of Trustees, UNC Chapel Hill
Ms. Stacy Mays, COO, UNC Health Alliance at UNC Health Care
Ms. Joyce Pope, Vice President, The Pope Foundation
Dr. David Ryan, Physicians East, PA
Mr. Steve Stephenson, Attorney, Ward and Smith
Ms. Ashley Wilson, Nurse Practitioner