Sabana Grande city is a municipality of Puerto Rico. The town's effort to combat the drugs and substance abuse in the area has led to increased number of rehabilitation centers. There has been the intensive training of the peer counselors on how to approach and handle the addicts and vulnerable members of society. Anti-drugs awareness campaigns have drastically increased as well as the initiative programs to help the community learn on the impact of drugs on their health and their social lives. However, the increasing rate of unemployment has led to many youths resulting in the drug business.