Location: Sanford, Lee County, NC

Length of service: 1 to 3 months

SAFTE is a substance abuse family education and intervention program designed to educate students and parents/guardians regarding issues of, not only alcohol, tobacco and other drugs, but also about healthy family relationships. The approach emphasizes wellness through improved communications between students and their parent(s)/guardian(s). The program incorporates core components of the following evidence-based curriculum: Project TND and Project ALERT.

Problem Areas Addressed:

  • Family - family relationship quality
  • School - school behavior
  • Community and peers - anti-social influences
  • Attitudes - attitudes toward authority
  • Skills - self-regulation skills
  • Skills - social skills

Minimum Age Served: 7
Maximum Age Served: : 17
Target Gender: : All

After Hours Availability:


Enrollment Requirement: :

  • Referral form

Counties Served:

Anson , Harnett , Hoke , Lee , Montgomery , Moore , Richmond

Program Classification:

Mental Health And Substance Use
> Substance Use Disorder Services
--> Substance Use Disorder Education/Prevention

Payment Type:

  • No charge