F&CS White Party nets record donations, attendance TULSA, Okla. – Family & Children’s Services (F&CS) eighth annual White Party was a rousing success, raising a record $100,000 for Tulsans in need while seeing record attendance. (CLICK HERE TO VIEW EVENT PHOTOS) Event attendees, of which there were more than 700, wore all white and danced More »
Check out Page 18 of Tulsa People’s June 2015 edition. The expansion of Family and Children’s Services Women in Recovery program at 1055 S. Houston Ave. earned some ink! The program, funded primarily by the George Kaiser Family Foundation, welcomed partners, funders and supporters to an open house in April. WIR is an intensive outpatient More »
TULSA, Okla. — Two Family & Children’s Services mental health professionals spoke Thursday during a women’s forum at Circle Cinema. The event, hosted by the nonprofit journalism effort Oklahoma Watch, included F&CS’ Roxanne Hinther, who directs the Women in Recovery program, and Dr. Nicole Washington, an F&CS staff psychiatrist. Janet Cizek, co-founder and CEO of More »
TULSA, Okla. — Family & Children’s Services’ Central Office at 650 S. Peoria Ave. will close Monday for Memorial Day. That evening’s 1234 Parenting! class is canceled. We wish our clients, employees and other stakeholders a safe and fun holiday weekend. Call 918.587.9471 for more information on the closing, hours of operation or other topics.
News on 6 anchors LeAnne Taylor, Rich Lenz and Alan Crone were such good sports as we gave them a taste of Brainiac Ball trivia. Family & Children’s Services biggest fundraiser of the year is coming up on May 30, 2015. Watch the entire segment here Tables, tickets and Best of Live raffle tickets are More »
Oklahoma ranks poorly in mental health care, but local organizations, like Family & Children’s Services, are working to reverse the statistics. The May issue of TulsaPeople magazine focuses on mental health care in Oklahoma titled “Sad State of Affairs”.
Family & Children’s Services CEO Gail Lapidus was honored Saturday, May 9 by Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority at the Biennial Status of Women Celebration. Lapidus was among 10 honorees who were recognized for their outstanding service to the community. The theme of the program was “The Road to Excellence is Paved with Service”. 2015 Status More »
“When Gail Lapidus walked through the doors of Family & Children’s Services as a young college graduate, she never imagined she would one day be CEO. That was 40 years ago.” The May issue of Tulsa Kids magazine sits down with Family & Children’s Services CEO Gail Lapidus to talk about being in the hope More »