Safe Communities Emory

The Emory Safety Alliance is applying for a Safe Communities designation on behalf of the Emory community. This prestigious award will recognize Emory as a safe place to work, teach, study, and live.

Safe Communities America  
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Safe Communities America—a program of the National Safety Council—is the Safe Communities Affiliate Support Center as well as a Certifying Center for the World Health Organization (WHO) Collaborating Center. As the US voice of WHO's Collaborating Centre on Community Safety Promotion, Safe Communities America encourages and supports those communities aspiring to the International Safe Community designation. As of 2010, Safe Communities America received designation as a certifying center, providing it with the ability to perform program assessments, certifications, and ongoing evaluations of community safety promotion efforts.


Mission of Safe Communities America
"Educate and influence people to prevent accidental injury and death."