MAPS 4 would fund new, permanent home for Palomar, OKC's Family Justice Center

via The Oklahoman

by Darla Slipke

The vision for the MAPS 4 project is to build a community healing and restoration center where more than 45 agencies can collaborate to support and empower survivors and their children. The center currently has 30 partner agencies.

The new building would provide secure space for people who are in acute crisis to receive wraparound services. It would be a safe, welcoming space where they can work through safety planning and coordinate immediate needs, including medical care, child care and housing, Garrett said.

The building also would include a community space for those who aren’t in immediate danger, but who would benefit from being around a community of survivors.

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