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2014 Oklahoma Kids Count Data Book

The Annie E. Casey Foundation has released the 25th Edition of The Kids Count Data Book, which assesses child well-being throughout the U.S. by examining national trends among 16 key indicators.  You can read the full report here.  Below we have compiled links to various sites covering the report.  From the Tulsa World – Includes comments […]

Tulsa World: Emergency shelter volunteer helps kids who need to play

The Tulsa World covers one of PCCT’s amazing volunteers and the work she does with PCCT’s Shelter Outreach program.  You can read the full article in the Tulsa World. Lacie Grantham was standing at the playroom door, waiting for the children to come, when the volunteer coordinator came down the hallway. They almost didn’t recognize each […]

Summer Safety Tips

Summer is quickly approaching! Warm weather means picnics, festivals, swimming and other outdoor activities. When thinking about keeping children safe during the summer months, supervision is key! Here are some summer safety tips - including  water safety and boredom busters, courtesy of Prevent Child Abuse Rhode Island, that you can keep in mind during your time outdoors. Share these tips with friends, […]

Preserve the Charitable Tax Deduction

The following letter was sent all members of Oklahoma’s Congressional delegation by PCCT Executive Director, Desiree Doherty. Dear Oklahoma Delegation: The Parent Child Center of Tulsa is a non-profit organization dedicated to prevent child abuse and neglect through education, treatment and advocacy. The work of The Parent Child Center has been ongoing since 1972 and we now reach […]

Tulsa World: Parent Child Center of Tulsa, Emergency Infant Services partner to open east Tulsa location

By MIKE AVERILL World Staff Writer The Parent Child Center of Tulsa and Emergency Infant Services are partnering to open a new satellite location in east Tulsa. Both agencies have outgrown their downtown locations, and this will give them additional space and a presence in an area where many of their clients live. Read the […]