(Opposing Abuse with Service, Information, and Shelter)
Watauga County 24 hour Crisis Line: 828-262-5035
Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion (LEAD) is a trauma-informed, community oriented approach to policing that seeks:
- to reduce criminal behavior
- to improve public safety by connecting low level offenders with treatment, social services, and other community resources.
Must be under the age of 18 or have special needs