Welcome Packet

On behalf of the Oklahoma Human Services (OHS) and Resource Family Partnerships (RFP) team, we want to thank you for partnering with us to care for a child who is currently placed in the care of Oklahoma. We value you as part of the team and want to ensure that you are supported during this process.

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Foster Parent Training

DHS provides training for foster parents at no expense. Training opportunities are offered throughout the year.

Enhanced Foster Care

Enhanced Foster Care (EFC) is a service category within the Continuum of Care (CoC) developed to respond to the complex behavioral, medical, developmental, and mental health needs of children in custody.

Enhanced Foster Care – Parent Toolkit

Documents and resources for parents on Enhanced Foster Care.

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Support Groups

Meet with other foster parents online or in your area.

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Travel Claims

Parents may be reimbursed for mileage incurred when providing transportation for the child.

Exclusive Benefits

As foster family you can access a variety of services.

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