Entries by Annalise Droitcour

One Word for 2019

by Kate McKinnie, Director of Development of The Next Door
For the past 8-9 years, I have chosen a word of the year.  I begin praying in December for how I want the next year to be different.  I pray for wisdom of what one word of focus could be to help me get there. …

Fox 17 – Secreatary Ben Carson Visits Nashville Recovery Center for Women, Discusses Opioid Crisis

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WZTV) — U.S. Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson made a stop in Music City Thursday to discuss the opioid crisis and the importance of treatment facilities for those who need it most.
Carson toured the Next Door Recovery Center in Nashville and participated in a round table with health care providers.…

WSMV News 4, Nashville – Fewer Women Than Men Receiving Treatment for Addiction

Fewer women are getting the treatment they need in Tennessee when it comes to addiction. Experts say women have access to a quarter of the number of treatment beds that men do.
The reason, according to the Tennessee Association of Alcohol, Drug, and other Addiction Services, is that women are often times forced to choose between their families and getting treatment.…

I Love Data!

by Ginger Gaines, Chief Operating Officer of The Next Door
My co-workers, family and a few friends know how much I love a good spreadsheet.  I am by nature very analytical, and I want to have all the facts before making any decision. …