Our mission: We unite residents, youth, law enforcement and community resources to build safe and empowered neighborhoods. Our strategy: Team members dedicated to building relationships in the community work together in targeted Milwaukee neighborhoods where the comprehensive efforts encourage collective efficacy, resident capacity and youth leadership.





Annual Safe & Sound Outcomes...

3397

Residents reached at their front doors in face-to-face conversations each year

21634

Residents participants at 939 community meetings & events

613

Number of neighborhood nuisances—like loitering, drug dealing, public drunkenness—resolved each year

271

External blight issues resolved each year

UW Milwaukee College of Nursing: Spring into Good Health

UW Milwaukee College of Nursing Website, April 14, 2017 Education and prevention; these concepts keep our communities healthy. UWM undergraduate nursing students at Silver Spring Community Nursing Center and Vicki Swaney, Clinical Instructor worked together with Jean Bell-Calvin, Nursing Center Director and a number of community partners to coordinate the ‘Spring into Good Health’ community […]

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Journal Sentinel Article: The unlikeliest neighborhood A 19th Century concept finds a new home, as Amani becomes a test case watched nationwide

By John Schmid Journal Sentinel, March 29, 2017 This year marks the 50th anniversary of Milwaukee’s open housing marches, which focused attention on a knot of persistent urban problems. This project is part of an ongoing series of stories, videos and other special features that will examine how far Milwaukee has come – and the […]

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PRESS RELEASE: FBI Director to Honor Milwaukee’s Safe & Sound Program

  Leonard Peace Public Affairs Specialist 414-291-4892   FBI Director to Honor Milwaukee’s Safe & Sound Program On Thursday, February 16, 2017, Justin Tolomeo, Special Agent in Charge of the Milwaukee Division of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) announced the selection of Milwaukee’s Safe & Sound organization as the 2016 recipient of the FBI […]

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