Substance Abuse in our Community

A special presentation to help residents & families better understand the realities of illegal drug use & addiction right here in Baxley and in nearby communities.
Tues., Jan. 16, 2024
Appling Healthcare Cafeteria
Two sessions to choose from:
9-10:00 a.m. or 6-7:00 p.m.

Refreshments will be served.






Key Topics:

  • Risk Factors, Red Flags & Warning Signs of Substance Abuse
  • Types of Illegal Drugs, with a focus on those currently impacting our area
  • Prescription Drug Abuse
  • Reversal Medications – Narcan OTC


  • Jordan Jones, RN, Employee Health & Education
  • Kimberly Smith, Pharmacist/Director of Pharmacy
  • Ronnie Jowers, EMS Director
  • Kelsey Powell, Asst. EMS Director

Appling Healthcare’s EMS team will share their experiences responding to the growing number of drug overdoses and drug-related calls. Learn about what’s on our streets from the people who see it nearly every day.

If you have any questions, contact Jordan Jones, or (912)367-9841, ext. 2401.