Project SAFE

  1. Program Provider
  2. Full Description
Rose Brooks Center

Program Summary:
Project SAFE is a successful, evidence-based, in-school community violence prevention program that has been proven successful in reducing and/or eliminating violent behavior and promoting lives free of violence. With continued funding, COMBAT is supporting 600 students (pre-K through 12th grade) at nine Jackson County public schools in 2020 that span three local districts: Kansas City Public Schools, Grandview School District and Center School District. Project SAFE focuses on Community Violence Prevention and also provides innovative prevention for Teen Dating Violence. 

Program Addresses: 
Boone Elementary School • 8817 Wornall Rd. • Kansas City, MO 64114

Center Elementary School • 8401 Euclid Ave. • Kansas City, MO 64132

Central High School • 3221 Indiana Ave. • Kansas City, MO 64128

East High School • 1924 Van Brunt Blvd. • Kansas City, MO 64127

James Elementary School • 5810 Scarritt Ave. • Kansas City, MO 64123

John T. Hartman Elementary School • 8111 Oak St. • Kansas City, MO 64114

Martin City Middle School • 201 E. 133rd St. • Kansas City, MO 64145

Trailwoods Elementary School • 6201 E. 17th St. • Kansas City, MO 64126

Whittier Elementary School • 1012 Bales Ave. • Kansas City, MO 64127

816-605-7115 •


    These are the agencies that have a COMBAT-funded program with a youth-oriented emphasis or component.

    » ArtsTech's Violence Prevention Programs

    Blue Springs School District
    » Eastern Jackson County Schools Collaborative of Greater Kansas City

    Boys & Girls Club of Greater Kansas City
    » SMART Moves (Independence)
    » SMART Moves (Kansas City)

    Calvary Community Outreach Network
    » Helping Youth Plan For Excellence

    Della Lamb Community Services

    » Della Lamb Youth Services Program

    FosterAdopt Connect
    » Community Connections Youth Project

    Hickman Mills Prevention Coalition

    » Hope Hangout

    Jackson County Family Court
    » Night Light Law Enforcement Curfew Program

    Kansas City Friends of Alvin Ailey
    » AileyCamp & AileyCamp The Group

    Mattie Rhodes Center
    » Mattie Rhodes Violence & Intervention Program

    » STEM Educational Programs

    Rose Brooks Center
    » Project SAFE

    Sisters In Christ
    » Safe Zone

    12th Street Heritage Development Corporation
    » Mentor KC

    United Inner City Services (UICS)
    » Child-Centered Creativity (C3)
    » Stay, Play & Learn—Violence Prevention

    Urban Ranger Corps
    » Urban Ranger Program

    Whatsoever Community Center
    » Whatsoever Youth Services

    Youth Ambassadors, Inc.
    » Youth Ambassadors Summer & School Year Programming