about

REACH is Edmonton's Council for Safe Communities. We are a backbone, community-based organization working to mobilize and coordinate organizations, community groups and Edmontonians to find innovative solutions to community safety and prevention.

Our Story

As a backbone organization REACH provides overall strategic direction with stakeholders, facilitates dialogue between partners, manages data collection and analysis, handles communications, coordinates community outreach, and mobilizes funding.

REACH has collective impact. We foster social change; a new way of thinking about and working to solve complex social issues to ensure our communities are safer.

training

Join REACH Edmonton on a training journey to enhance your professional practice in 2018! Our training is accessible and provides knowledgeable, practical solutions for those working with vulnerable people and diverse populations.

Youth Training

Supporting Your Muslim Clients

Cultural Competency

Community Practice

Reconciliation and Practice

initiatives

In addition to implementing the nine REACH Report recommendations, REACH partners with organizations, businesses, community groups and individual Edmontonians to initiate or support innovative and effective programs that address the root causes of crime.

24/7 Service for Vulnerable People

All in for Youth

WrapED (Wraparound Edmonton)

REACH Immigrant and Refugee Initiative (RIRI)

Neighbourhood Initiative

Past Initiatives

Reach News

Crime prevention conference aims to build a safer tomorrow

A conference aimed at building a safer future for all Albertans will gather experts, community members, business owners, government and law enforcement to share knowledge and build collaboration in communities this spring.

Lunch and Learn separates myths and facts on FASD

Understanding how the effects of brain differences may affect a client’s life and behaviour can be complex.

Gathering aims to guide front-line workers in journey from head to heart

Edmonton front-line workers will gather across three locations for March 12-14 to deepen their understanding of trauma-informed practice in serving vulnerable clients.

REACH training gears up for 2019

Every year, hundreds of Edmontonians join REACH Edmonton on a training journey to enhance their professional practices. Our training is accessible and provides knowledgeable, practical solutions for those working with vulnerable people and diverse populations.

Events

Unpacking Hate Crime: Hate, Bias, and Community Expectations

Place: Commonwealth Community Recreation Centre 11000 Stadium Road Northwest

Understanding PTSD, Trauma and Supporting Resilience in Affected Newcomers

Place: Commonwealth Community Recreation Centre 11000 Stadium Road Northwest

Supporting Your Muslim Clients

Place: Commonwealth Community Recreation Centre 11000 Stadium Road Northwest

A Self-Care Starter Kit: An Essential Survival Tool for Helping Professionals

Place: Commonwealth Community Recreation Centre 11000 Stadium Road Northwest

Contact

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