SAFE Communities

Providing communities with the tools and resources they need to successfully reduce the impact of the addiction epidemic.

What is SAFE Communities?

SAFE Communities is a partner to all, creating and sharing sustainable, comprehensive ways to respond to the addiction epidemic. Together, we collaborate with communities across the nation to convert intent into action so they can become more resilient and able to respond to the impacts of mental health and substance use disorders.

Explore Our SAFE Communities Resources

I need training and/or technical assistance:

We provide ongoing, tailored and solutions-focused support to communities across the United States by offering innovative, in-house programming, consultation, and peer-to-peer facilitation.

I’m an individual or family
member seeking help:

A library of resources and training rooted in lived experiences that promote prevention and support recovery for individuals directly impacted by mental health and substance use disorders.

I want to help save
a life every day:

SAFE Project builds meaningful partnerships that enable purpose-driven impact at scale. Get involved in our public awareness campaigns like the #NoShame pledge and help us save lives every day.

Program Spotlight: SAFE Choices
Serving Youth & Young Adults

Prioritizing the advancement of youth substance use prevention, intervention, treatment, and recovery.

Program Spotlight: “BPR”
(Bridging Prevention and Recovery)

A training and technical assistance program that integrates prevention and recovery systems in communities.

More About SAFE Communities

Our Approach:

We promote practical, innovative solutions while aligning with standards in the field, use a national platform to fuel local success stories, build collaboration within communities, and focus on sustainable short- and long-term goals.

What It Looks Like:
• Expert Consultation
• Leadership Development and Training
• Learning Communities
• Group-Process Facilitation
• Resource Development
• Best Practices
• Community Education
Who We Work With:
• Federal, State, and Local Governments
• Non-Profit and Community-Based Organizations
• Health Care Providers, Practitioners, and Systems
• Mental Health, Substance Use and Recovery Support Services Professionals
• Private and Public School Systems
• Faith Community
• Private Sector and Business Community
• Local Philanthropy
• Individuals and Families
• Community Coalitions
• Task Forces
• Special Interest Groups

Send us an email and find out more about SAFE Communities today.