1626 Medical Center

El Paso, Texas 79902

(915) 782-4000


PADRE Program

The Parenting Awareness & Drug Risk Education (PADRE) program provides community-based intervention services to parenting males and females at risk for involvement or currently involved with the Department of Family and Protective Services (DFPS) with substance use disorders or who are at risk of developing substance use disorders.

PADRE Program Includes

  • Program services offered Monday thru Friday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm or by appointment
  • Case management services
  • Expansion of services that include the family component
  • Positive alternative activities to increase family bonding
  • Comprehensive linkage to services
  • Skill building educational sessions utilizing evidence-based practices


FREE Services

Eligibility Criteria

  • Texas Residents
  • Parents of children under the age of six years
  • Parents with open CPS cases
  • Parents with high-risk factors

Contact Information

Zaira Flores, LCDC, QCC, CPS
Program Director