Thanks for your interest in preventing prescription drug abuse in Gaston County!


Coalition mission: The mission of GAP is to promote the sharing of resources and accountability across agencies and programs on behalf of adults who may have issues related to mental health, substance abuse, intellectual disabilities.   We envision a community with sufficient resources available to provide effective community-based, person-centered services.

Address: 901 S. New Hope Road, Gastonia, NC 28054

Coalition Coordinator: Karen Creech, Partners BHM,,  704-772-4314

County Moto: Great Place. Great People. Great Promise.

Safely dispose of your medication at the following locations:

Belmont Police Department

201 Chronicle St, Belmont, NC 28012

Gaston County Police Department

420 W Franklin Blvd, Gastonia, NC 28052

Mt. Holly Police Department

125 E Charlotte Ave, Mt Holly, NC 28120

Cherryville Police Department

704 E Church St, Cherryville, NC 28021

Dallas Police Department

131 N Gaston St, Dallas, NC 28034


6802 W Wilkinson Boulevard, Belmont, NC

We appreciate the following partners and their ongoing support in Gaston County:

Partners Behavioral Health Management
Gaston County Community College
Phoenix Counseling
Gaston County Controlled Substances Coalition
Andrea Garraway, PFS Coordinator
RHA Health Services / Prevention