Patient diagnosed with Polio-like AFM illness goes home

Patient diagnosed with Polio-like AFM illness goes home

Another child in Oklahoma, treated for the rare polio-like condition known as Acute Flaccid Myelitis, is returning home after a short stay at The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital. Five-year-old Mackenzie Lacher, from Norman, was diagnosed with AFM in early November. She presented symptoms similar to a cold. After spiking a fever, Mackenzie was unresponsive. She […]

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Travel Tips to Help Children

Travel Tips to Help Children

Top 9 Travel Tips to Help Children Have Fun and Stay Injury-Free this Holiday Season Safe Kids Oklahoma reminds families to keep an eye out and avoid preventable injuries during holiday travel Holiday travel can be filled with a lot of fun memories for children – road trips with the entire family, visits to grandma […]

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Holiday Helpers 2018

Holiday Helpers 2018

You can be a blessing to a child with special needs by participating in Holiday Helpers, The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital’s annual gift drive. From Thanksgiving through New Year’s Day, local businesses, schools, churches, and families are invited to meet the needs of patients by purchasing items ranging from diapers to specifically requested toys and […]

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Wish List 2018

Wish List 2018

With the holidays fast approaching, many people are looking for ways to give back.  The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital makes it easy through the Holiday Helpers Gift Drive.  The 12th annual event will kick off Thanksgiving Day and will run through New Year’s Day. Shoppers may choose items from departmental wish lists or purchase Christmas […]

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Darci Lynne Named Honorary Board Member

Darci Lynne Named Honorary Board Member

The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital, a nonprofit pediatric hospital, announced today Darci Lynne Farmer, winner of NBC’s America’s Got Talent, will serve as a member of the Hospital’s honorary board.  Farmer will be part of a public relations and marketing campaign for the hospital, including public service announcements, speaking engagements, and social media outreach. Darci […]

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