City/County Info: 503-823-4000
1221 SW 4th Ave, Suite 110, Portland, OR 97204
One of the best ways to build safer and more resilient communities is to organize and to support neighbors to be connected and communicate with each other. The Community Safety Program works to provide education and trainings in the community to better address a broad range of related public safety considerations such as active transportation, emergency preparedness, personal safety, community advocacy, and more.
To receive a Community Safety Training review the following steps and information and complete the training requests form for your assigned Community SafetyTeam. Not sure what team you are assigned to? Community Safety Teams are made up of three coordinators in each of these areas: North, Central, and East. See a detailed map and neighborhood list HERE.
Read the steps below to get started and request a Community Safety training:
1. GATHER INFORMATION
Our Community Safety Program offers education, community organizing, and trainings including Neighbors Together organizing, Enhanced Safety Properties, emergency communication systems navigation, personal safety, community advocacy, and more. The mission of the Community Safety Program is to:
Organize and coordinate partnerships to build safe communities that are connected, inclusive, and engaged.
2. RESEARCH THE INFORMATION OR TRAININGS OFFERED
Some of our community safety topics for residential and commercial training include:
Prevention Training Topics (Residential)
SafetyTraining Topics (Commercial)
A full list of topics can be found here.
If you desire a topic we do not offer, we may be able to refer you to a local trainer offering the topic.
3. CONTACT US/SCHEDULE A TRAINING
Contact your community safety team or schedule a training, please fill out the form (linked below in the "I WANT TO..." section).