The Department of Human Services would like to thank you for responding to the customer service survey sent to you in May. Here is a summary of the results and areas for improvement.
Want to get out and enjoy the great outdoors with the family? Come join us throughout the month of September for some great outdoor family events!
The Child Protection Coalition is hosting their annual Foster Care and Kinship Support Conference on September 24th in Tulsa.
Interested in providing school supplies to students in need this school year? Metro Family Magazine has compiled a list of…
Governor Mary Fallin today announced that her Oklahoma Fosters initiative with the Oklahoma Department of Human Services (DHS), private and faith-based partners has achieved its goal of recruiting more than 1,000 new foster families in Oklahoma. DHS also reports that the number of children in state custody has dropped below 10,000 for the first time in three years.
The Foster Care Alumni of America has recently officially established a chapter in Oklahoma to be a source of support and information for former foster children who have aged out.
Safe Kids Worldwide is an organization that offers resources for parents that are looking to improve the safety conditions for their children at their home, at the playground, and just for life in general. Safe Kids partners with over 400 different coalitions in the United States and provides all sorts of helpful child safety information for parents.
COPES for Foster Families is here to help when situations seem too difficult to handle alone. Foster, kinship or adoptive families can call us any time of the day or night at 918.744.4800. Our specialized team keeps families together and improves stability for children in care.
Parenting is full of laughs and love; but it also comes with stress and questions. ParentPRO connects parents and caregivers with free, voluntary family support provided in the comfort of your home.
Oklahoma Department of Human Services Child Welfare services is reorganizing and merging Foster Care and Adoption to streamline processes and better serve children and families.