Sheriff Office provides speakers on drug prevention.
Location: Courthouse Carthage
A Family Planning Clinic is available to county citizens that provide pre-conceptual counseling which includes drug use issues that affect pregnancy. A Pre-Natal Clinic maintains informational programs for women throughout their pregnancy regarding alcohol/drug effects with treatment referral as necessary.
A variety of programs are offered in grades K-12 that include drug/alcohol information, decision-making skills, self-esteem building, and wellness issues. A counseling staff is maintained in each school for student referral and assistance in accessing needed treatment. The schools are linked with a variety of community-based intervention programs.
Sandhills Teen Challenge is a Christian program that provides drug prevention and educational ministry in the schools. The program also works with alcohol and drug abusers in a residential program and through a crisis counseling service, Services are provided free of charge.