The new director of Oklahoma Commission on Children and Youth sees unique opportunities for the agency that serves as a watchdog group for child welfare.
Seven pharmacies in the metro area have MedSafe drug disposal bins.
Oklahoma Gazette Announces Forty Under 40 Class of 2017 OKLAHOMA CITY – Oklahoma Gazette (OKG) hosted the Forty Under 40 Class of 2017 Awards Reception on Tuesday, Nov. 14 at Vast 2 on the 50th Floor of Devon Tower. The evening provided guests and honorees an opportunity to meet and learn more about each other while taking in…
Without a state budget solution, funding cuts pose challenges for mental health consumers, their families and local agencies.
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“If you are worried about getting into treatment, this is the easy way in,” Nayfa said. “It’s keeping families together. It’s keeping people employed. It’s keeping people out of the criminal justice system. It is pretty amazing what treatment can do.”
Mental health and drug dependence treatment options would help pull Oklahomans away from addiction.
The organization’s goals focus on fixing the state’s budget issues and building a stronger Oklahoma.
The National Alliance on Mental Illness’ Edmond-North OKC chapter has existed for around a decade.