EDUCATION SERVICE CENTER REGION 20

1314 Hines Avenue
San Antonio TX 78208
PHONE: 370-5493
FAX: 370-5754

CONTACT PERSON: Mandy Tyler
Office of Safe and Drug Free School and Communities
OFFICE HOURS: 8:00AM - 5:00PM, Monday -Friday
BUS SERVICE: Not available
ELIGIBILITY/FEES: Fees for Technical assistance are free if your agency is within the service area boundary for ESC-20.
PROGRAM OFFERED: The Safe And Drug Free Schools and Communities Cooperative supports programs that prevent violence in and around schools and prevent the illegal use of alcohol, tobacco, and drugs through parent and community involvement. Training and assistance is provided to districts with safe and drug free schools programs. The center offers teacher workshops on school safety, conflict resolution and drug use prevention and intervention. Printed materials, audiovisuals, curricula, and guest speakers are available to help teachers educate students. The program serves all 51 school districts in Region 20 and Charter Schools.

PHILOSOPHY: Education Service Center, Region 20 exists to serve the educational community. We strive to be the definitive choice in providing exemplary educational solutions through leadership, innovation and integrated products and services.
DRUG PROBLEMS ADDRESSED: Our role is collaborative and supportive of providing school districts and community members resources for various programs or treatment centers available in targeting specific drug issues.
POPULATIONS SERVED: Atascosa County, Bandera County, Bexar County, Dimmitt County, Frio County, Kendall County, Kerr County, Kinney County, La Salle County, Maverick County, Media County, Real County, Uvalde County, Wilson County, Zavala County.
SERVICES PROVIDED: A series of training targeting bullying, character education, drug and violence prevention, emergency management preparation and current teen trends are available. To view the various topics and sessions, log onto www.esc20.net and click on workshops. The iLearning system will enable session selection and purchase.
TREATMENT STATEGIES: N/A.
FORMS OF PAYMENT ACCEPTED: All major credit cards, purchase orders.
STAFF COMPOSITION: Coordinator, Educational Specialists, Office Assistants
CONSULTANTS EMPLOYED ON A REGULAR BASIS: Yes
PROGRAM COMPONENTS: Bullying, Character Education, Drug and Violence Prevention, Emergency Management
PROGRAM ACCREDITATION/APPROVAL: N/A