The Office on Youth collects, organizes, analyzes and disseminates information about issues relating to youths in Surry County. Research products include:

Information is updated periodically. 


The department provides several programs that are researched based and have proven successful in reducing the risk for substance abuse among young people. Some of these programs include:

  • Choose Respect
  • Guiding Good Choices
  • Protecting You, Protecting Me
  • SafeDATES