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.


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.

Cultural Competency

Community Practice

Reconciliation and Practice


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

Adaptive Leadership Masterclass coming to Edmonton

Adaptive Leadership Masterclass coming to Edmonton

Week of awareness sheds light on exploitation in Edmonton

Edmonton recognized Sexual Exploitation Week of Awareness with a series of events, April 16-20.

2018 AGM focuses on youth leaders

Each and every one of us has the potential to be a leader within our community, and this year’s REACH AGM and Showcase Celebration will focus on the work being done to build leadership capacity among Edmonton’s youth through the Police and Youth Engagement Program (PYEP).

REACH partners with ACCPA on crime prevention conference

REACH Edmonton and the Alberta Community Crime Prevention Association to bring a three-day conference on engaging the entire community in creating safer towns and cities across the province.


A Self Care Starter Kit

Place: Commonwealth Community Recreation Centre, Multipurpose Room 6

Practise As Ceremony Cultural Support Services

Place: Room 6, Parkdale School, 11648 85 Street, Edmonton, Alberta

Understanding the Pre-Migration Context and Supporting Newcomer Families with Trauma

Place: Commonwealth Community Recreation Centre, Multipurpose Room 6

Effective Intercultural Practice

Place: Commonwealth Community Recreation Centre, Multipurpose Room 6

A Self Care Starter Kit

Place: Commonwealth Community Recreation Centre


Contact Info

  • Suite 901, Baker Centre, 10025 - 106 St., Edmonton, AB T5J 1G4
  • 780.498.1231
  • fax: 780.498.1266
  • info@reachedmonton.ca
  • 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.