Links Mentioned On Nov. 27, 2020

Friday, November 27th 2020, 6:05 am
By: News 9

Mental Health & COVID-19

Health experts say they are seeing more people seek treatment for mental health problems since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Healthcare professionals urge anyone experiencing the holiday blues to seek help sooner rather than later.

Below is a list of resources

  1. Suicide Prevention Lifeline - 800-273-8255.
  2. National Alliance for Mental Illness - 405-601-8283
  3. St. Anthony Mental Health Service - 405-873-5706

Santa At Penn Square Mall

Santa arrives at Penn Square Mall Friday.

Santa and his elves will be wearing masks and practicing social distancing.

You must make a reservation to see Santa.

He will be available for pictures until Christmas Eve.

Click here to make a reservation.

HHS Free COVID-19 Testing

The State Health Department and the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services will bring free COVID-19 testing to multiple counties across the state, from November 28th to December 19.

You can pre-register at or you can pre-register on site. 

Click here for a full list of locations.