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's 2017 Outcomes...

3331

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

27599

Residents participants at 1538 community meetings & events

1371

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

516

External blight issues resolved each year

WISN 12: Drug Free Coalition holds drug take back event Wednesday in Milwaukee

Posted on: March 27, 2019 MILWAUKEE — Safe and Sound’s 27th Street West Drug Free Coalition is holding a Drug Take Back event Wednesday in Milwaukee. People in the neighborhood can take opiates and other unused prescription drugs to Cherry Court Mid-Rise Community Room at 1525 N. 24th St. from 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesday.

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Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: Milwaukee coalitions and local politicians ramp up efforts to address the opioid epidemic

Posted by: Talis Shelbourne Posted on: March 27, 2019 View original source here Opioids, notorious for tearing communities apart, are bringing several coalitions together in Milwaukee. On Wednesday, Attorney General Josh Kaul, Ald. Russell Stamper and Jon Richards, coalition director of Take Back My Meds MKE, and others gathered at Cherry Court apartments, 1525 N. […]

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CBS 58: Sterling Brown attends discussion with kids, teens on making good choices

Posted by: David Schuman Posted on: March 18, 2019 View original source here MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) — A popular Milwaukee Bucks player met with kids and teenagers Monday night to talk about making good choices. Sterling Brown sat in on the discussion at Silver Spring Neighborhood Center with community organizers and dozens of young people. […]

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