DeKalb County Partnership for a Safe, Active and Family Environment (DCP/SAFE) is a local community coalition that has been serving DeKalb County, Illinois for the past 15 years. DCP/SAFE began as a joint effort to reduce alcohol and tobacco advertising in the local school districts. Out of this initial partnership has developed an intricate collaboration between community members, government, non-for-profit agencies and private industries.
Initially, DCP/SAFE concentrated on alcohol, tobacco and other drug abuse prevention, but the coalition has grown under the direction of the current Steering Committee, DCP/SAFE is now utilizing Environmental Prevention Strategies for the areas of: alcohol, tobacco and other drug abuse, injury prevention, motor vehicle safety, literacy, violence prevention and general community health education. Currently, our mission and goals are:
The DeKalb County Partnership for a Safe, Active and Family Environment is a community coalition promoting community based prevention, wellness and healthy lifestyles for youth, adults and the community as a whole.
Substance Abuse Free Environments
Networking and Collaboration
DCP/SAFE meets the mission and goals that have been established through Action Groups which encompass the Partnership. These Action Groups are listed at the top of this web page. DCP/SAFE is always growing to meet the needs and desires of DeKalb County Community Members. Please feel free to contact DCP/SAFE to learn more.
Please contact us at:
12 Health Services Drive
DeKalb, IL 60115