Safe Streets Prevention and Recovery Services, Inc

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2209 SW 29th Street
Topeka, KS  66611-1908 (m)
Phone: (785) 266-4606
Fax: (785) 266-3833
Email: szellers@safestreets.org

Kristi Pankratz, Director

 

 

Mission Statement:  To create a healthier community by addressing substance abuse and crime, through prevention education and citizen empowerment.

Hours:  8:00 am – 5:00 pm, Monday – Thursday, Friday, 8:00 am – 4:30 pm and evenings by appointment.

Services:

  • Neighborhood Watch Program: Safe Streets assist neighborhoods through mobilization and training to combat crime and associated problems.
  • Safe Property Management Training for landlords, property managers and maintenance workers: A program offered two times a year by the Topeka Police Department and Safe Streets on code violations, narcotics, tenant screening, leases and evictions, and crime prevention through environmental design. Cost for this training is $20.
  • Safe Solutions Mediation: Provides citizens with free and confidential mediation services that can help resolve neighborhood disputes peacefully.  Types of mediation include; noise, landlord/tenant, land use, harassment, barking dogs and racial/multicultural conflict.
  • Retailers Association: Meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month. Offers police, loss prevention personnel and business owners an opportunity to network and share information on current theft trends, fraud, scams and forgeries.
  • Presentation on Crime Prevention through Environmental Design (CPTED), Personal Safety, Safety for Seniors, Underage Drinking, current drug trends and other topics are offered at no charge.
  • Safe Streets Coalition Initiative – Safest Capital City in America: The coalition meets the first Wednesday of every month with over 160 people involved.

Eligibility: Any Shawnee County residence

How to Apply: Call Safe Streets at (785) 266-4606

Fees: None

Funding: City of Topeka, Shawnee County, The United Way of Greater Topeka, and state grants

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