The goals of Teen Intervene are harm reduction, risk reduction, and/or abstinence.
Teen Intervene is a free and confidential, early intervention program designed to work with youth ages 12 to 19 who are experiencing mild to moderate alcohol or other drug use problems. Who can refer? Anyone can refer an adolescent to the program such as parents, police, judges, probation, counselors, or schools.
Improving the future of our diverse communities through quality prevention services.
To inform the public about the disease of alcoholism and substance abuse through information and education, to promote early treatment and rehabilitation of persons with drinking problems and/or substance abuse problems, their families and their children, to increase public awareness of alcoholism, to advocate and/or develop essential services for the treatment and prevention of substance abuse, to provide consultation services to interested persons and community leaders.