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EVENT (End Violence Empower Native Tradition)

If you are in immediate fear for your life or the life of a loved one, call 911 right now!

The purpose of EVENT is for OKCIC to develop a domestic violence program which allows it to become a resource of domestic violence awareness, education, advocacy, and responsive services for American Indians in central Oklahoma.

  • Healthy Relationships
  • Parenting Classes
  • Domestic Violence Screenings
  • Crisis Intervention
  • Bullying Prevention
  • Self-Esteem Building
  • Mentoring Services
  • Domestic Violence Education

Mentoring Program:

Designed to empower youth, ages 8-17, to make positive life choices and give them hope for a brighter future.

Services will include:

  • One-on-one time with client on a weekly basis
  • Interaction in community settings to improve social skills and communication with others
  • Improve parent/child relationships
  • Increase self-esteem
  • Reduce acting out behaviors displayed in the home, school and community
  • Receive education on anger management, substance abuse, suicide prevention and bullying
  • Mentor will work closely with parents, teachers and other community leaders to ensure success of client

Contacts for EVENT Program:
DVPI Coordinator, (405) 948-4900 Ext. 420
Prevention Activity Specialist, (405) 948-4900 Ext. 656

Domestic Violence Hotline 1-800-799-SAFE (7233)