Project Aware Grant

The purpose of the Pontotoc County Project Aware Program is to increase capacity of the community in responding to and interacting with youth in crisis or with other mental health and behavioral health issues.  This program will train youth-serving adultls in the community, including teachers, parents, law enforcement, faith-based leaders, youth group leaders, tribal partners, and more, to imporve mental health awareness and understanding.  The program will also serve as a connection resource to better link youth and families with mental health or behavioral issues to appropriate services.

Register for upcoming Youth Mental Health First Aid trainings:

Wednesday, November 16, and Thursday, November 17, 2016--To Register CLICK HERE

  • Training will take place from 8 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (noon) on both days at Crosspointe Church, located at 331 E. 33rd Street in Ada, OK.  Registration begins at 7:30 a.m.  You MUST BE PRESENT BOTH DAYS to receive a certificate.  

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Project Aware Resource Manual (Click Here)

Other Helpful Links:

Mental Health First Aid website

The Trevor Project 

Celebrate Recovery

Chickasaw Nation Services Directory

Ada Homeless Services

Ada Boys and Girls Club

Pontotoc County Drug Free Coalition

STAND Youth Coalition