In the September 2015 issue of Tulsa People, Former Director Lynn Sossamon shares our Coalition stakeholders’ perspective and ideas on the future of the Laura Dester Children’s Center. Several foster family stories are also included in this feature.

Shutting down Laura Dester will require many adjustments.

The closing of the Pauline Mayer Shelter in Oklahoma City provided a blueprint for shifting the use of Tulsa’s Laura Dester Shelter by the end of the year, officials from the state Department of Human Services told a group of advocates and stakeholders Thursday.

Read the full story in the Tulsa World