SAFE was established to combine the strengths of the public and private sectors in the community to provide alcohol and drug prevention services. This organization is the only certified substance abuse prevention agency in Glen Cove, emphasizing substance abuse intervention and education.
SAFE continues to provide exceptionally high quality prevention programs in Glen Cove. It firmly believes in coordinating, communicating and cooperating with the agencies in all programs it develops. SAFE utilizes its organizational skills to facilitate the efforts, energies and ideas of community groups. It will continue its efforts as long as the need exists.
SAFE, Inc. is a not for profit organization that was incorporated as a 501 (c) 3 prevention agency in 1982. SAFE does not charge a fee for its services. Additional funding is sought through grant writing, private donation, local government and fund raising.
Upcoming Events & Programs
July 7- August 25 - Bilingual Life Skills Training for Parents
Offered every Tuesday
7-9 p.m. Please contact SAFE for more information.
July 7-August 12 - Life Skills Training for Students
Offered every Tuesday and Wednesday.
11-12 p.m. Finley Middle School Cafeteria.
Tuesday, August 4 – National Night Out
SAFE, The Glen Cove Police Department and other community organizations have joined together to increase awareness, safety and neighborhood unity while showcasing the importance of police-community partnership and citizen involvement.
6-9 p.m. Glen Cove Police Department Parking Lot.
Tuesday August 11 – Youth Prevention Workshop
SAFE and the NY National Guard Counterdrug Task Force Civil Operations Team have partnered to deliver a middle school aged youth workshop. Kids will learn about negative consequences of poor decision making and lasting effects of substance abuse.
12-1 p.m. Finley Middle School Cafeteria
Friday, August 21 – Tabling Event
SAFE will participate in a tabling event at Downtown Sounds hosted by the Glen Cove Business Improvement District. Come visit the SAFE table to find out more about community resources and programs available.
7:30-8:30 p.m. Village Square Glen Cove.