Community Safety Programs


2024 Prevent & Wellness Grant Application is Now Open!

The City of Salinas has budgeted $300,000 in the 23/24 fiscal year to enhance community prevention and intervention programs that contribute to a healthier and safer Salinas. Including, but not limited to, education, recreation, social work, public health, public safety, mental health, youth development, and community building are eligible for funding. Funded projects will have a grant period starting January 1, 2024, ending December 31, 2024. The City expects to fund multiple service enhancements, with a focus on established and or grass-roots community-based organizations. Click here(PDF, 106KB) to access the Request for Proposals and the application.

The proposal must be received by the City of Salinas by 5 p.m. on November 19, 2023. Proposals must be emailed to email subject line should read P&W Grant, (Name of Organization).

Additional Public Safety Programs

  • Community Leadership Academy
  • Youth Academy
  • Street Outreach
  • Cross Functional Team
  • National Night Out Salinas
  • Block Parties
  • Community Listening Sessions