State Farm program names Family & Children’s Services as a top finalist

Help us win $25,000 for COPES for Kids through the State Farm Neighborhood Assist® grant program. VOTE NOW Fourteen-year-old Julia was scared, exhausted and depressed. She didn’t have many friends at school and felt isolated.  She couldn’t handle the pain she was feeling anymore.  However, her mother noticed her behavioral changes and contacted COPES for…

COPES: Innovative community resource

Most people think about crisis services as telephone intervention, a suicide hotline, and/or mobile response, and they are right. Family & Children’s Service’s Community Outreach Psychiatric Emergency Services (COPES and COPES for Kids) is that, but it’s also so much more. As Oklahoma’s only 24-7 free mobile crisis program serving adults and children in psychiatric…