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Tulsa Public Radio: Tulsa County Public Defender Now Using Text Reminders for Court — And More
Journal Record: App promises to get people to court on time
KOTV – News on 6: New App Helps Cut Down On Missed Court Dates In Tulsa County
Tulsa World: People & Places Brainiac Ball
U.S. News & World Report Oklahoma Relies on Philanthropy for Basic Services
KWTV News 9 (Oklahoma City) Gov. Stitt on Criminal Justice Reform During State of the State
YouTube (Leadership Tulsa) Good News Summit 2019 – Family & Children’s Services
Christian Science Monitor How Tulsa’s bold experiment is bringing families closer to stability
KTUL Channel 8 Family & Children’s Services: Brainiac Ball
KJRH Channel 2 Tulsa’s community response team is saving lives
TulsaPeople Why is adolescent suicide on the rise in Oklahoma?
St. John Health Systems (Catholic Health Association) Tulsa’s Women in Recovery Provides Alternative to Prison
KOTV – News On 6 Suicide Prevention Program in Collinsville Helping Students
Studio Tulsa on 89.5-1 FM ST Monday: A Conversation with Deborah Hunter, the Tulsa-based Social Worker and Poet
KOTV – News on 6 Women in Recovery Program Wants to Raise Awareness of Meth Addiction
KOTV – News on 6 Community Response Team Helps Suicidal Woman
Public Radio Tulsa New Program To Cut Down on Re-Incarceration
Journal of Emergency Medical Services Tulsa’s Multiagency Crisis Response Team Stops Woman from Taking Her Own Life
Human Rights Watch US: Devastating Impact of Jailing Mothers
KOTV – News on 6 Suicide Prevention
Good Day Tulsa: Channel 8 Successful Parenting
The Christian Science Monitor For three families, Tulsa experiment offers chance to grasp American dream
KOTV – News on 6 Downtown Artwork Inspires Women in Recovery
KOTV – News on 6 Women in Recovery Program Reunited Mother With Her Children
KOTV – News on 6 ‘Orange is the New Black’ Author Speaks in Tulsa
Channel 8 Piper Kerman at Tulsa Town Hall
The Lawton Constitution Bills Would Bring 14% Prison Growth
KOTV – News on 6 Tulsa Program Battles Homelessness, Changes Lives
Good Day Tulsa Forever. For Real.
Channel 8 Women Of The Year – Pinnacle Awards
Oklahoma’s News 4 Advocacy group pushes for criminal justice reform bills
KOTV – News on 6 Oklahoma Gambling Bill Raises Addiction Concerns
KOTV – News on 6 Tulsa Women Celebrate a New Beginning With Help from WIR
Channel 8 Tulsa Town Hall After Dark
Channel 8 Brainiac Ball
Channel 8 A new answer for people with mental health problems (CRT)
The Christian Science Monitor A billionaire wages war on poverty in Oklahoma
GTR Newspapers Community Response Team Addresses Mental Illness
Tulsa People Zero Heroes: 5 Tulsans work to end homelessness
Tulsa Business & Legal News Eleven chosen for United Way’s Emerging Leaders Philanthropy Forum
Public Radio Tulsa Tulsa Mental Health Response Team Gets 2018 Funding
KOTV – News on 6 Peace, Love & Cookies Gives Hope To Women In Recovery
GTR Newspapers George Kaiser Family Foundation Gives to Nonprofits
Tulsa World Tulsa Bar Program Makes Donations to FCS
The Christian Science Monitor A billionaire wages war on poverty in Oklahoma.
Oklahoma News, OETA Mental Health Cuts
KTUL Good Day Tulsa Care Care benefiting Family & Children’s Services.
KOTV – News on 6 Critical Tulsa Mental Health Resource Could Be Cut
Tulsa Business & Legal News Family & Children’s Services opens retail store.
Tulsa World Arts Scene: Holland Hall hosts benefit arts show
The Journal Record Pay for Success program formed
Bartlesville Radio Fallin Announces Pay For Success Contract
Sequoyah Country Times Public-private partnership aims to lower Oklahoma’s female incarceration rate
The Norman Transcript Oklahoma approves first-ever Pay for Success contract addressing female incarceration
KOTV – News on 6 Tulsa’s Homeless Agencies Join Forces To Help Veterans
GTR Newspapers Senior Star Receives Accreditation, Supports ASHA Website
New York Times Your Win-a-Trip Criticisms, Addressed
KOTV – News on 6 George Kaiser Family Foundations Announces Grants to Tulsa Charities
New York Times The Man Turning Tulsa Into Beta City, U.S.A.
Tulsa Business and Legal News Bar group donates to FCS
KOTV – News on 6 Santa Claus Pays Special Visit to Tulsa Hills for Good Cause
Tulsa People Labor of Love, Seasoned shopper quietly clothes Tulsa’s neediest for two decades (page 86)
Tulsa’s Channel 8 Tulsa County Helicopters discuss Holiday Assistance Program
New York Times For Women, a Cheaper, Better Alternative to Prison
New York Times Mothers in Prison, by Nicholas Kristof
Tulsa World Bar foundation seeking clothing donations
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution What to do about mothers in prison
Tulsa World Kid programs benefit from foundation support
Tulsa People Family & Children’s Services, Legacy Business Since 1925 (page 52)
Tulsa People Life Preservers (page 133)
Tulsa People Evening of Giving (page 131)
Tulsa World Kid programs benefit from foundation support
Tulsa’s Channel 8 Charity Spotlight: Care Card and Marge Betley
Tulsa’s Channel 8 Good Day Tulsa with Tracey McCalman
Tulsa’s Channel 8 Good Day Tulsa with Tracey McCalman and Daniel Brunson
Tulsa’s Channel 8 Care Card on location at On A Whim
Tulsa’s Channel 8 Merchants offer discount to help local non-profit
The Tulsa World Tulsans experience benefits of mentoring
The New York Times 3 TVs and No Food: Growing Up Poor in America
Tulsa People Charitable Events: October 2016
Safety+Justice Challenge (featuring COPES) Women are being Jailed at the Highest Rates Ever. Here’s How Cities Can Help Stem the Tide.
Oklahoma Watch More Women Head to State Prisons
Tulsa World People & Places: Family & Children’s Services
Tulsa World Art Helps Women Get Lives Back After Addiction
Channel 8 The White Party
Tulsa Business Journal Child abuse, cause, prevention seminar set
Tulsa World Community Champions: Lindsey House offers women a second chance
Channel 8 Spike in Child Abuse Deaths in Tulsa
Tulsa World Sale to Benefit Family & Children’s Services
Channel 8 Abersons & Friends Warehouse Sale
Women in Recovery Receives National Award– Tulsa World
Fox 23 interviewed gambling therapist Jeremy Jenkins recently for a story on gambling addiction and the Powerball lottery. See the video here.
Women’s Defense Team is generating some much-needed change. Check out this Tulsa World story on our public defenders office using some ideas inspired by our team.
The Tulsa World mentioned Patrick Henry Elementary School students here in a contest to donate toys to Family & Children’s Services.
KOTV covered Tulsa County Helicopter’s toy drive benefiting Family & Children’s Services. See the story here.
Local media reported Family & Children’s Services was one of 66 nonprofits receiving grants from the George Kaiser Family Foundation just before Christmas. Read the Tulsa World’s coverage here.
F&CS received a lot of coverage this week with the announcement of the Tulsa Area United Way’s social innovation grants. Here’s the Tulsa World’s story. The grants were also covered by local broadcast media and KWGS.
More helicopter toy drive coverage from the Tulsa World
KTUL did story on programs for abused children in Tulsa and interviewed our esteemed Child Abuse and Trauma Services director Christine Marsh. Here’s the story.
Care Card netted a metric ton of coverage this month. Here’s a story that appeared in November’s Tulsa People edition.
The November issue of the Tulsa Voice covered how Care Card saves people money and lets them support a great cause.
Family & Children’s Service’s article in TulsaPeople magazine for our 90th anniversary.
The Tulsa World’s Rita Sherrow wrote up our Care Card fundraiser here.
Care Card got the front page of the Tulsa World’s Scene section today! See the story here.
Women in Recovery’s winning the state’s Champions of Health award made today’s Tulsa World. Click here to read.
Tulsa World TV Peace, Love & Cookies
Please join us in welcoming these new leaders to our board of directors detailed in the Tulsa World here.
F&CS continues to get ink on its Champions of Health award for Women in Recovery. This piece appeared over the weekend in the Tulsa World.
Women in Recovery’s partnership with Peace, Love & Cookies made the Tulsa World Sept. 8. Reporter Samantha Vicent spent some time with Heather Matheson, F&CS WIR Executive Senior Program Director Mimi Tarrasch, and WIR participants Kim Baker and Amber Fechner.
Tulsa World photographer Mike Simons has a regular column in which he chronicles observations during a series of walks along Peoria Avenue. This one featured Women in Recovery graduate LaToya Neal.
In this recent editorial, the Tulsa World’s opinion page here calls for the creation of more PACT teams in the Tulsa area, of which we operate two … We agree!
The Tulsa World’s Ginnie Graham featured Tulsa’s three PACT, or Program of Assertive Community Treatment, teams in her weekly column. Our two at F&CS serve about 100 clients each, many of whom suffer from serious mental illnesses and live in poverty
Oklahoma Watch Jails: Revolving Doors for the Mentally Ill
Tulsa World: CEOs lead way in helping former inmates find work
Tulsa World People & Places: Family & Children’s Services Brainiac Ball results
Channel 8 Warning Signs of Child Abuse
TulsaPeople Magazine Sad State of Affairs
TulsaPeople A New Start
Tulsa People Smell of Success
Channel 8 Brainiac Ball
The Oklahoma Eagle
Tulsa Kids Magazine Meet Family & Children’s Services CEO Gail Lapidus
KTUL Channel 8 The White Party
KJRH Channel 2 The White Party
Clear Channel Radio Network The White Party Benefits Family & Children’s Services
KTUL Channel 8 The Dark World of Mental Illness
Tulsa World Editorial A New Home for Women in Recovery
Channel 6 Child Abuse Prevention Month
Tulsa People Amanda Spicer
KTUL Channel 8 Abersons & Friends Sale
Tulsa World One Year Later Hawthorne Elementary Still Struggling with Teacher Retention
Huffington Post Another Example Why Teaching Must Become a Team Effort
Tulsa Kids Middle School Dating- What’s a Parent to do?
Tulsa World Ruth Nelson Honored by Tulsa Area United Way
News on 6 Bikes for Tykes
KTUL Channel 8 Adopt a Family
Journalism Center for Children and Families 12 Steps to Wholeness
Tulsa People A Pearly White Outcome
News On 6 Care Card Kickoff
KTUL, Channel 8 Good Day Tulsa 21st Visual Arts Contest
Fox23 Tulsa Live Care Card, Lexus of Tulsa Pop In Event
KTUL Channel 8 Debate Heats Up Over Physical Discipline for Children
Fox23 Tulsa Live Gratitude in Relationships, Forever. For Real – Next Level
Tulsa World Help For Billy
Fox23 Tulsa Live Giving Kids Confidence
Tulsa World Suicide Hotline Information
Fox23 Tulsa Live Getting Kids Involved In Extracurricular Activities
KTUL Channel 8 Care Card Pop In Event
Fox23 Tulsa Live Helicopter Parenting
Fox23 Tulsa Live Talking With Teens About Peer Pressure
Fox23 Tulsa Live Back to School
Tulsa Kids Care Card Presale
KJRH, Channel 2 News Third Grade Retention
Fox23 Tulsa Live Dealing with Difficult People
Fox23 Tulsa Live Raising Caring and Successful Kids
Fox23 Tulsa Live Rollercoasters: Class for Helping Kids Cope With Divorce
Tulsa World Tulsa Test
The New Yorker Get Out of Jail, Inc. (The story highlights Women in Recovery.)
Fox23 Great Day Green Country Tips on Bribing Kids
Tulsa World WIR 12th Graduation
Fox23 Great Day Green Country Advice for Stepfamilies
Fox23 Great Day Green Country Maintain Father Relationship When Kids Don’t Live With You
Fox23 Great Day Green Country Infidelity and Helping Children Cope With Divorce
Fox23 Great Day Green Country The Importance of Fathers
Tulsa World People & Places: Brainiac Ball
Fox23 Great Day Green Country Helping the Homeless in Tulsa
Fox23 Great Day Green Country Preventing Bullying Over Summer Break
KTUL Channel 8 News Income Level Linked to Academic Performance
Fox23 Great Day Green Country Children’s Mental Health Awareness Week
Fox23 Great Day Green Country Keeping Cool with Kids
Oklahoma Magazine May 2014 Go Red For Women Luncheon, featuring Mimi Tarrasch pages 79-80
Fox23 Great Day Green Country Party for a Cause – The White Party
Fox23 Great Day Green Country The Wonderful Practice of Mindfulness
Fox23 Great Day Green Country White Party Tickets
Fox23 Great Day Green Country Teaching Kids Morality
Tulsa World White Party Announcement
Fox23 Great Day Green Country Mixing It Up for The White Party
The List What to Wear to The White Party
Fox23 Great Day Green Country Child Abuse Prevention Month
Fox23 Great Day Green Country Mixing It Up at The White Party
Tulsa World Oklahoma Still Trails Nation in Insured Children
Fox 23 Great Day Green Country Aberson’s & Friends Warehouse Sale
Fox23 Great Day Green Country Coping With a Late In Life Divorce
Fox23 Great Day Green Country Teaching Kids to be Good Sports
Fox23 Great Day Green Country Understanding Love Languages on Valentine’s Day
Fox23 Great Day Green Country Talking With Kids about Drugs
Tulsa World WIR Wildly Successful
Fox23 Great Day Green Country The Teen Brain
Tulsa World Women in Recovery “A Wonderful Opportunity”
Fox23 Great Day Green Country Where to Turn for Help with Substance Abuse
Fox23 Great Day Green Country Helping Kids Cope with Tests
Fox23 Great Day Green Country Being a Great Dad
Tulsa People Icy Competition (Featuring F&CS employee Eric Vardeman)
Tulsa World Bikes for Tykes to Help Hundreds of Tulsa Kids
OETA WIR Graduation
Tulsa World Family the Focus at John Daniel Footwear
NewsChannel 8 Bikes for Tykes
Tulsa World Community Help Sought at Toy Drives
Tulsa World Toys Sought for Tulsa’s Needy Children
Journal Record Around Town
Channel 8 Care Card Helps Small Businesses
Tulsa World Good for the Sole
Channel 8 Miss Betty’s Kids
Channel 8 Invisible Eve
News on 6 Care Card Shop, Save and Give Back
Channel 2 Care Card Shopping Event
News on 6 Help Others and Get Shopping Discounts
News on 6 Care Card Kick Off at Utica Square
NewsChannel 8 Care Card Kicks Off
Tulsa World Care Card 2013
FOX23 News How to Have a Healthy Relationship
Tulsa Business Journal CrisisCare Center Offer Stabilization
Tulsa World Help for the Hurting
Tulsa People October Digital Edition
Tulsa World People & Places: Visual Arts Contest
Tulsa Kids Ways for Single Moms to Find Time