Events

Our Veteran participants spend a day at the lake

Last month, MHAOK’s Veteran Peer Recovery Support Specialist (VPRSS) organized a day of relaxation for our veteran participants: a day at the lake. Our VPRSS has walked in the same shoes as the veterans we serve, and because of his shared experiences, he truly empathizes with this vulnerable population. His background enables him to build […]

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Children’s Mental Health Acceptance Week ends with a bang

We are so excited to close out Children’s Mental Health Acceptance Week with a party! Join us to celebrate at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 13 at the Capitol View Event Center in Oklahoma City. We’ll have free resources, snacks, and so much fun! Mental Health Superheroes will join the festivities from 11 a.m. to

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Excited to Thrive with the Kimmel Foundation

It’s a season of mental health education at MHAOK! With the demand for mental health services continuing to rise, we are pleased to have the opportunity to speak to so many different groups, including the group at this month’s Thrive Brain Health Symposium. Our CEO, Terri White, will be delivering an invaluable presentation entitled ‘Reimagining

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Taylor Ridge: the next step in our Housing Healing Wholeness vision

On Monday morning, amidst a crowd of city and state officials, contractors and MHAOK team members, Cynthia B, one of our Taylor Ridge Apartments residents, did the honors of cutting a purple satin ribbon in celebration of the newly renovated place that she now calls home. What a moment in time that was. We had

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MHAOK celebrates the grand reopening of Taylor Ridge Apartments with a ribbon cutting ceremony

Mental Health Association Oklahoma celebrates the grand reopening of Taylor Ridge Apartments with a ribbon cutting ceremony  OKLAHOMA CITY – Mental Health Association Oklahoma (MHAOK) is pleased to celebrate the grand reopening of Taylor Ridge Apartments in Northwest Oklahoma City with a ribbon cutting ceremony. The event will take place at 4759 NW 36th Street

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Announcing this year’s honorary chair at Carnivale!

We are pleased to announce that longtime Mental Health Association Oklahoma supporter, Jack Allen, is this year’s honorary chair for Carnivale! Allen, who is now semi-retired, was invited to the very first Carnivale in 1990 as he was launching the growth of a new business.  “From a very early start, it was marketing, but I

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Why Carnivale?

Way back in 1990, Mrs. Suzanne Warren co-chaired the inaugural Carnivale, which was then called Le Masquerade. The fundraiser was so successful that it allowed Mental Health Association Oklahoma to open its first housing program, Walker Hall, the following year.  At that time, proceeds benefitted only twelve tenants, but thirty-three years later, our annual fundraiser

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MHAOK teams up with Loony Bin Comedy Club to provide a night of fundraising laughter

Mental Health is no laughing matter, but comedy sure is good for the soul, and that’s why we are so excited to be partnering with Loony Bin Comedy Club in Tulsa for a philanthropic evening of stand-up!  On Sunday, February 5th, the Loony Bin Comedy Club is generously donating all ticket sales to MHAOK. They

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