If you are struggling with recent current events and feeling anxious, sad and/or fearful, 2-1-1 is a resource that is available 24 hours a day. A call to 2-1-1 will connect you to health and social services assistance to aid in mental wellness.
Additional resources available to help those struggling:
• National Child Traumatic Stress Network School Shooting Resources: One-stop webpage with resources for schools, parents/caregivers/youth.
• Mental Health First Aid training: A few years ago our state formed the Oklahoma Commission on School Safety and the Oklahoma School Security Institute. Part of this initiative included establishing a Mental Health First Aid training that is now available in our state. Program details can be found here ODMHSAS Mental Health First Aid program, along with a training calendar with several upcoming MHFA trainings.
WHY SUPPORT UNITED WAY
Wouldn’t it be great to create lasting change in someone’s life with a simple gift? You can do just that when you STAND UNITED with United Way of Central Oklahoma.
We bring together people and organizations to help those in our community with health and human services needs. Harnessing the power of 58 local Partner Agencies, your gift creates opportunities for children, adults and seniors in our community to experience life-changing programs for a brighter tomorrow.
United Way of Central Oklahoma is committed to improve the health, safety, education and economic well-being of individual families in need in central Oklahoma by connecting community resources with responsive and accountable health and human services agencies.
To be the leading organization, building a stronger, healthier and more compassionate community.
Our Partner Agencies
We provide critical funding to 119 results-oriented programs at 58 accountable nonprofits across central Oklahoma—we call them our “Partner Agencies.” These agencies are doing important work for the central Oklahoma community.
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United Way fights for the health, education and financial stability of every person in every community. Together, we STAND UNITED.
Working with others is what we do best and we hope you will join us in our mission. Your support can make all the difference!