Why is adolescent suicide on the rise in Oklahoma?

Published in February 2019 TulsaPeople Magazine (http://www.tulsapeople.com/Tulsa-People/February-2019/Why-is-adolescent-suicide-on-the-rise-in-Oklahoma/) Oklahoma adolescent suicide rates are outpacing increases nationally. Local agencies and professionals lend their expertise to this tough issue that doesn’t discriminate. BY GAIL BANZET-ELLIS Adolescent suicide is growing at an alarming rate in Oklahoma. Suicides among ages 10-24 in the state have increased 41 percent since 2006,…

Legacy Plaza West new home for F&CS

Thanks to a generous gift from The Anne & Henry Zarrow Foundation, Family & Children’s Services (F&CS) and Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences (OSU-CHS) are honored to be selected as the recipients of an in-kind, transformative gift of Legacy Plaza West, the largest in a three-building complex on east 31st Street, formerly Dollar…