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Author: Kyla McMoran

How to stay safe at home 

How to stay safe at home  The WRC Family Violence Shelter is open. We are here for you 24/7 when you need us. But we also understand that sometimes it’s safer to stay at home. Or that it may not be safe at home right now, but it’s scarier to leave.   Your reasons for it…
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WRC Receives Grant from Mary Kay Foundation

The Mary Kay Foundation Honors Domestic Violence Awareness Month by Issuing $3 Million in Grants to 150 Domestic Violence Shelters Across the Country In support of Domestic Violence Awareness Month, The Mary Kay FoundationSM announced awards of $3 million in grants to 150 domestic violence shelters across the country. The Women’s Resource Center has received…
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Lori Walke to Keynote WRC Gala

Lori Walke to Keynote WRC Gala Rev. Lori Allen Walke, a native of Moore, Oklahoma, preaches and teaches progressive Christianity at Mayflower Congregational UCC in northwest Oklahoma City. Lori was a scholarship athlete for Oklahoma State University, where she received her undergraduate degree in Political Science (2005) and graduate degree in Health Care Administration (2006),…
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Community Partners Work Together to Raise Awareness about Domestic Violence

Community Partners Work Together to Raise Awareness about Domestic Violence October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Throughout the month, the Cleveland County Coordinated Community Response team (CCRT) will be working with the Women’s Resource Center to actively engage the community at local events, raising awareness about the perils of domestic violence on individuals, families and…
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Sarah’s Story

Sarah, a young, single woman, found herself among friends one evening. They were hanging out at a private home, doing the things that young adults do. Laughing, sharing stories, enjoying a glass of wine, and each other. One by one, friends left. And as Sarah sat on her phone texting with a friend, she was…
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Women’s Resource Center Gala Scheduled

Women’s Resource Center Gala Scheduled for Dec. 9 The Women’s Resource Center Gala, the Norman-based organization’s annual event to raise awareness about the effects of domestic and sexual violence on individuals, families and the community, is scheduled for Saturday, Dec. 9, at the Sam Noble Museum of Natural History, 2401 Chautauqua Ave. Keynote speaker is…
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