Tribal Foster Care

Tribal Foster Care serves Indian children in compliance with federal and state regulations. Oklahoma tribes are responsible for certifying tribal foster homes. Dual Certification can be completed for families who are interested in fostering both tribal and non-tribal children.

The SAMSHA Culture Card is a general briefing to enhance cultural competence and provide caregivers the ability to function effectively in the context of cultural differences. Below are a list of tribes that serve children in foster care in Oklahoma.

The Tribal Jurisdiction Map (PDF) displays the OKDHS child welfare service regions, highlighting the counties and tribal jurisdictions within each region.

Tribes: All Counties / All Types