The Futuros Sin Barreras Program offers constructive methods designed to interrupt the onset or progression of substance use in the early stages. The foundation of the Futuros Sin Barreras Program is the Youth Connection Curriculum. The program provides: Curriculum education, indicated counseling, referral for other services, alternative activities and follow-ups which are an effective and practical approach to the elimination of substance abuse risk factors for youth 11 to 17 years of age and their families. Services are provided on-site at participating schools in the Texas STARR County area.
Prevention education and counseling. Referrals to community services, curriculum-based drug prevention education, drug-free AOD and Tobacco alternative activities, presentations, and information dissemination.
Texas Department of State Health Services
Grizelda Carrillo, Program Director at 956-724-3177