This Program has not been updated in more than a year.

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Safety Net Collaborative

By Cambridge Police Department, DHSP Cambridge Youth Programs, Cambridge Public Schools, and Cambridge Public Health Department

Safety Net is a partnership between families, police, schools, mental health providers, youth programs, and other social services to prevent and reduce juvenile delinquent behaviors.

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This is an ongoing program.

Ages: 5 to 18 and Adult.

All grades.

Youth are referred to the Safety Net program through any of our partners (Human Services, Police, Cambridge Public Schools, Cambridge Health Alliance).

Registration required

  • Sign-up is ongoing



The program serves people at their homes or wherever it is needed or online.

  • Both in-person and virtual (online or over the phone).

Additional information

When youth are referred, we reach out to families to develop an action plan that is tailored to meet the unique needs of the child.