Slide Safe Communities of Madison - Dane County Making our community a safer place. We are an award-winning coalition that focuses on preventing Dane County's top causes of serious injury. Join us! Safe Communities of Madison - Dane County Making our community a safer place. We are an award-winning coalition that focuses on preventing Dane County's top causes of serious injury. Join us!

Madison – Dane County

saving lives, preventing injuries

Safe Communities of Madison-Dane County is a local non-profit coalition that brings together public and private sector partners to save lives, prevent injuries and make our community a safer place.

More than 350 organizations – including area businesses, law enforcement and fire/EMS services, neighborhoods, health care leaders, youth and senior-serving agencies – actively collaborate with us on programs to make Dane County a safer place to live, work and play.

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FAST FACTS

Recovery Coaches have 90% success rate in connecting individuals to treatment.

ED2Recovery PROGRAM SUCCESS
90%

90% of injuries can be prevented.

INJURIES THAT CAN BE PREVENTED
90%

Unintentional injuries are the number one cause of death for children under age 14.

Falls are the leading cause of injury-related death among older adults. Many can be prevented.

MEDDROP LOCATIONS

MedDrop locations are the best place to get rid of medicines. Last year drug poisonings killed more Dane County residents than automobile crashes. Drop of your old medications today!

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NEWS AND EVENTS

ONLY LEAVES SHOULD FALL

FREE VIRTUAL Falls Prevention Event Thursday, September 30, 2021
10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.


SUSTAINING PARTNERS

Lifesaver

$20,000+

American Family Insurance
City of Madison
Dane County
UW Health/Quartz/UPH-Meriter

Hero

$10,000 – $19,999

SSM Health
Rich and Amy Steffen

First Responder

$5,000-$9,999

AAA Wisconsin
Madison Gas and Electric
Group Health Cooperative of South Central Wisconsin

Good Samaritan

$1,000-$4,999

Rogers Memorial Hospital
Village of Cambridge
Village of Waunakee
Dena Gedko and Friends

Municipal & Community Partner

Village of Cambridge
Village of Windsor
Village of Marshall/Marshall Police Department
Madison Police Department