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The Parent Child Center of Tulsa is Recognized for Outstanding Child Abuse Prevention Efforts

The Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) recognized The Parent Child Center of Tulsa for outstanding child abuse prevention efforts at the State Capitol on April 11, 2017. The OSDH was honored to present the awards for demonstrated significant and outstanding work in preventing child maltreatment. In addition, two national organizations…...

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Blue Ribbon Tree for Kids – PCCT Public Service Announcement

The Parent Child Center of Tulsa is pleased to participate in the Oklahoma State Department of Health’s Blue Ribbon Tree for Kids initiative. From OSDH: April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. For the ninth year, communities are encouraged to step up for children – communities can get involved by…...

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Tulsa World: Ginnie Graham: Researcher finds trends in Tulsa cases of child abuse and neglect

Ginnie Graham: Researcher finds trends in Tulsa cases of child abuse and neglect In Oklahoma, nearly 30 percent of confirmed child abuse and neglect cases also had reports of domestic violence in the house. A mother’s history of substance abuse and an unknown father — or many father figures —…...

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Tulsa World: People & Places: Toyland Ball

Victor Herbert’s classic song “Toyland” describes this mystic, merry place as somewhere that “While you dwell within it/You are ever happy then.” The Parent Child Center of Tulsa will endeavor to create such a place — where visitors are ever happy — when it presents the 2016 Toyland Ball.  …...

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PCCT partners with Talking is Teaching to reach caregivers of all newborns

A partnership between the Parent Child Center of Tulsa and the George Kaiser Family Foundation’s Talking is Teaching campaign will allow for the parents and guardians of all newborns to receive parenting education before leaving the hospital. The Talking is Teaching campaign is a multimedia initiative to raise awareness on…...

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PCCT Partners with Talking is Teaching Program

The Parent Child Center of Tulsa is proud to be partnering with the Talking is Teaching program to provide the parents of every newborn a guide with materials to prompt caregiver-child engagement. You can read more about the program in the Tulsa World or watch this video....

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KTUL: Empowering Kids Against Sexual Abuse

From KTUL Channel 8 It may look like a simple puppet show, but when children finish watching The Kids on the Block, they’re armed with skills to help them confront complex issues. KTUL.com – Tulsa, Oklahoma – News, Weather & Sports...

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Chili Bowl Auction again benefits PCCT

Auction benefits Parent Child Center: Since 1990, the Chili Bowl has given back to the Tulsa community through the J.W. Hunt Auction. All of the money raised goes to the Parent Child Center of Tulsa. The racing community came together again Friday, raising $7,880 for Tulsa-area families. The auction kicks…...

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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…...

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Tulsa World: Parent Child Center reaches more Tulsa families

Sarah Taylor was five months’ pregnant with her daughter Abigail when she was sentenced to the Women in Recovery program in lieu of prison time for her involvement in a drugstore robbery. Read the full story in the Tulsa World “I’ve learned a lot of things I wouldn’t have known…...

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