Washington County SAFE Coalition is a group of citizens who have an interest in strengthening our community by promoting safe solutions for Washington County Youth.  We are comprised of people from High School Students to Retired people, and seek to include peoples of all ethnicity.  Please come to one of our regular monthly meetings to see what SAFE is doing in our community.

Our Mission

  • To coordinate unified community-wide prevention and education efforts to foster strength of character in youth and families.

Our Purpose

  • Strengthen Families
  • Advocate for Change
  • Educate and Empower Community Members

Our Methods

  • Encourage the adoption of evidence-based programs by schools
  • Assist with the adoption of polices changes for cities, county, school and businesses to change the consequences of a high risk behavior
  • Collaborate with other agencies who also have an interest in adolescent health
  • Work to enhance protective factors in children and youth
  • Educate and train youth and community members