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, […]
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 […]
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 […]
Matthew Eber, with Parent Child Center in Tulsa, says there are multiple reasons why the that abuse happens. Read or watch the full story.
The Parent Child Center’s Steve Hahn was on Good Day Tulsa talking about Prevent Bullying Tulsa.org. Take a look! KTUL.com – Tulsa, Oklahoma – News, Weather
By: Sara Goldenberg TULSA – It takes a community to fight bullying. This year, parents and students in Tulsa will have more resources to prevent it. Several local agencies are stepping up to stop bullies. Read the full story
From KOTV Tulsans now have a new tool to help stop bullying. It’s a website created just for Green Country families. It’s called Prevent Bullying Tulsa, and it launched Monday. Several area non-profit agencies and groups have been working on the site since April. Read the full story NewsOn6.com – Tulsa, OK – News, Weather, […]
Be sure and pick up the August issue of TulsaKids Magazine featuring the article “Bringing Dow Bullies.” It features some of the staff here at PCCT and the work we are doing to stop bullying in Tulsa. You can read the article in the digital edition here.
A new national report it out this morning and despite slight improvement, Oklahoma remains near the bottom in the country for child well-being. “There’s no doubt that economic distress is a critical factor in child well-being” says PCCT Executive Director, Desiree Doherty. Read the full article at the Tulsa World 2012 Kids Count Full Report [pdf], Courtesy of […]
Our hearts and thoughts go out to those impacted by the tragedy in Aurora, CO. As often is the case following tragedies children will see horrific images on television, through social media and hear conversations from adults and other children about the tragedy. We will be updating this page with resources for parents and children on how to […]