With increased emphasis on preventing unhealthy behaviors and/or intervening in the early stages of substance abuse, SACADA partners with CPS to serve expecting or current fathers and mothers at risk for a substance use disorder in Texas Region 8 counties. SACADA is funded by grants, foundations, local contributions, and donations.
To provide community-based intervention outreach services and evidence-based education to individuals who are childbearing age to decrease the impact of substance use.
All services will be Trauma Informed. Some services will be provided by SACADA and other needs will be referred out to our partners. Below are a few of the services that will be offered by SACADA and other partners.
Region 8 of Texas Department of State Health Services which includes 28 counties: Atascosa, Bandera, Bexar, Calhoun, Comal, DeWitt, Dimmit, Edwards, Frio, Gillespie, Goliad, Gonzales, Guadalupe, Jackson, Karnes, Kendall, Kerr, Kinney, La Salle, Lavaca, Maverick, Medina, Real, Uvalde, Val Verde, Victoria, Wilson, Zavala
To register individuals for this free program. CPS workers can download this fillable referral form, fill it out electronically (no need to print), save and email it to Diana Boone at DBoone@sacada.org, or call us at 210-225-4741 for more information.
If you can answer “YES” to one or more of the following, you may be eligible for P.A.D.R.E. services:
For more information, contact Diana Boone, Intervention & Recovery Support Service Director at DBoone@sacada.org, or call us at 210-255-4741.
One of our P.A.D.R.E. program courses, The Triple P – Positive Parenting Program is a course designed to prevent and assist Case Workers and parents in the treatment of behavioral and emotional problems in children up to 6 years within the family nucleus. The main goal is to support parents and children success by providing the necessary tools and encouraging them to aim for their full potential. The classes are offered free of charge.
The cycle takes approximately eight weeks, one session per week:
Session 1: Positive Parenting
Session 2: Helping Children Develop
Session 3: Managing Misbehavior
Session 4: Planning Ahead
Session 5 – 7: Using Positive Parenting Strategies 1-3
Session 8: Program Close
Triple P Parenting Group Starting Dates
Triple P Parenting Teen Starting Dates
(for parents with a child at least 12 years old)
For more information: contact Diana Boone, Intervention & Recovery Support Service Director at DBoone@sacada.org.