Support Groups

Adair County Family Support Network

City: Westville

County: Adair

When:

2nd Tuesday, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Where:

Impact Church
176 N College
Westville, OK 74965
map & directions

Facilitator:

Brent Riggs
918-776-8084

Childcare Provided?

Yes

Angels Foster Parent Support Group

City: Edmond

County: Oklahoma

When:

Sunday, 5:00 PM-7:00 PM

Where:

1917 Napa Valley Rd.
Edmond, OK 73013
map & directions

Facilitator:

Craig Booker
(405) 595-0078

Childcare Provided?

Yes, contact host for more information

Beckham County FPA

City: Elk City

County: Beckham

When:

1st Tuesday of the month, 6:30 PM

Where:

United Methodist Church
720 W Country Club Rd.
Elk City, OK
map & directions

Note: Starts at 6:30 pm with a potluck meal with meeting/training to follow.

CARE

City: Choctaw

County: Oklahoma

When:

1st Sunday, 5:00 PM-7:00 PM

Where:

Choctaw Road Baptist Church
14971 E Reno Ave
Choctaw, OK 73020
map & directions

Facilitator:

Joann Miller
405-684-1661

Childcare Provided?

Yes, contact host for more information

Cherokee County Family Support Network

City: Tahlequah

County: Cherokee

When:

1st Thursday, 6:00 PM to 8 PM

Where:

First United Methodist Church
Activities Building
300 W Delaware St.
Tahlequah, OK 74464
map & directions

Chosen (OKC Adoption/Foster Ministry)

City: Oklahoma City

County: Oklahoma

When:

Wednesday, 6:30 PM-8:00 PM

Where:

Crossings Community Church
14600 Portland Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73134
map & directions

CLASP (Children Lovingly and Successfully Placed)

City: Poteau

County: Le Flore

When:

3rd Monday, 6:00 PM-7:15 PM

Where:

DHS Office
511 S. Harper St.
Poteau, OK 74953
map & directions

Facilitator:

Leslea Abshire
918-413-0714

Childcare Provided?

Yes

Custer County FPA

City: Clinton

County: Custer

When:

2nd Tuesday, 6:30 PM

Where:

First Church of God
1900 Lexington Ave
Clinton, OK 73601
map & directions

Note: Starts at 6:30 pm with a potluck meal with the meeting/training to follow.

Facilitator:

Jodi Kincanon (DHS)
580-613-0288

Childcare Provided?

Yes

Custer/Washita County Foster and Adoptive Parent Association

City: Clinton

County: Custer

When:

2nd Tuesday, 6:30 PM-8:00 PM

Where:

First Church of God
1900 Lexington Avenue
Clinton, OK
map & directions

ECHO (Encouraging Churches to Help Orphans)

City: Tulsa

County: Tulsa

When:

Wednesday, 6:30 PM-8:00 PM

Where:

South Hills Baptist Church
2218 E 56th Pl.
Tulsa, OK 74105
map & directions

Facilitator:

Jen Giles
918-743-8897

Childcare Provided?

Yes

Family Support Network

City: Shawnee

County: Pottawatomie

When:

3rd Thursday, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Where:

Immanuel Baptist Church
1451 E 45th St.
Shawnee, OK 74804

Facilitator:

Tandi Mize
405-640-7954

Childcare Provided?

Yes

Family Support Network

City: Tulsa

County: Tulsa

When:

3rd Tuesday, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Where:

All Souls Unitarian Church
Alliance Room
2952 S. Peoria Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74114
map & directions

Foster Parent Support Group

City: Enid

County: Garfield

When:

4th Tuesday of the month, 5:30 PM-7:00 PM

Where:

Emmanuel Church
(meet in the HUB)
2505 W Owen K Garriott Rd
Enid, OK 73703
map & directions

Note: We have a potluck so bring something to share for dinner at 5:30pm. The meeting begins at 6pm. Foster parents will receive training credit. Does not meet on holidays.

Facilitator:

Linda Briggs
hosted in cooperation with TFI and DHS

Childcare Provided?

Yes

Foster/Adoption Support Meeting

City: Guthrie

County: Logan

When:

Wednesday, 6:15 PM-7:30 PM

Where:

First Southern Baptist Church of Guthrie
202 E Noble Ave
Guthrie, OK 73044

Note: does not meet during June, July, August

Facilitator:

James Hunt
405-282-5595

Childcare Provided?

Yes

Foster/Adoption Support Meeting

City: Bethany

County: Oklahoma

When:

Wednesday, 6:15 PM-8:30 PM

Where:

Council Road Baptist Church
2900 N Council Rd.
Bethany, OK 73008
map & directions

Facilitator:

Carisa Wilsie
405-789-3175

Childcare Provided?

Yes

Foster/Adoption Support Meeting

City: Bethany

County: Oklahoma

When:

Wednesday, 6:30 PM-8:00 PM

Where:

Bethany Church of the Nazarene
Room 026
6789 NW 39th Expy.
Bethany, OK 73008
map & directions

Note: does not meet during June, July, August

Foster/Adoption Support Meeting

City: Edmond

County: Oklahoma

When:

2nd and 4th Wednesday, 6:30 PM-7:30 PM

Where:

Henderson Hills
1200 E I-35 Frontage Rd.
Edmond, OK 73034
map & directions

Facilitator:

Abby Blazs
405-341-4639

Childcare Provided?

Yes

Foster/Adoption Support Meeting

City: Jenks

County: Tulsa

When:

Wednesday, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Where:

First Baptist Jenks
11701 S Elm St.
Jenks, OK 74037
map & directions

Fostering Hope Okmulgee

City: Okmulgee

County: Okmulgee

When:

2nd Monday of each month 6:00pm- 7:30pm

Where:

617 N. Oklahoma Ave.
Okmulgee, OK

Note:  Summer schedule varies please contact facilitator for more information.

Hughes/Seminole Family Support Network

City: Wewoka

County: Seminole

When:

2nd Thursday, 6:00 PM to 8 PM

Where:

First United Methodist Church
224 S Okfuskee
Wewoka, OK 74884
map & directions

Johnston/Marshall Counties Family Support Networks

City: Tishomingo

County: Johnston/Marshall

When:

3rd Saturdays, 10 AM – 12 Noon

Where:

Calvary Baptist
9700 US 377
Tishomingo, OK 73460
map & directions

Facilitator:

Amanda Blue
580-371-8710

Childcare Provided?

Yes

Latimer County

City: Wilburton

County: Latimer

When:

3rd Thursdays, 6:00 PM-8:00 PM

Where:

Choctaw Nation Community Center
400 Center Point Road
Latimer, OK

Note: Meets January-November

Facilitator:

Melissa Heath-Lee, Recruiter
918-465-5812 or 918-839-5893

Childcare Provided?

Yes

Lilyfield Care Connect

City: Edmond

County: Oklahoma

When:

2nd Tuesday, 7:00 PM-8:00 PM

Where:

Memorial Road Church of Christ
2221 E Memorial Rd.
Edmond, OK 73013
map & directions

Note: meets 6:00 PM-8:00 PM in Jan, April, Jul, and Oct

Lincoln and Surrounding Areas Family Support Network Group

City: Chandler

County: Lincoln County

When:

2nd Thursday, 6:00 PM to 8 PM

Where:

First United Methodist Church
122 W. 10th Street
Chandler, OK 74834

Facilitator:

Elizabeth Moore
405-317-4050

Childcare Provided?

Child care is available with a reservation. To reserve space, please contact the facilitator.

Logan/Kingfisher Counties Family Support Network

City: Guthrie

County: Logan

When:

2nd Monday, 6:00 PM to 8 PM

Where:

First Presbyterian Church
102 East Noble Ave
Guthrie, OK 73044
map & directions

Note: a light meal is provided while resource parents attend training.

Facilitator:

LeeAnn Rice
405-264-2700

Childcare Provided?

Yes

Love Does

City: Norman

County: Cleveland

When:

1st Thurs of Month, 6:00 PM-7:30 PM

Where:

Journey Church.tv
3801 Journey Pkwy
Norman, OK 73072
map & directions

Note: Does not meet during June, July, August

Facilitator:

Misty Wilson Seale
405-217-8700

Childcare Provided?

Yes, contact host for more information

McIntosh County Foster Family Support Group

City: Eufaula

County: McIntosh

When:

Monthly, date varies by church availability. Contact facilitator for more information.

Where:

First Assembly of God

415832 Hwy. 9 West

Eufaula, OK 74432

Facilitator:

Rochelle Judkins

rochelle.judkins@okdhs.org

918-689-1291

Childcare Provided?

Yes, child care is provided. Meal is provided as well.

Murray County Family Support Network

City: Sulphur

County: Murray

When:

3rd Thursday, 6:00 PM to 8 PM

Where:

The Home Church
1012 W Second St.
Sulphur, OK 73086
map & directions

Newly Approved Resource Parents Family Support Network

City: Tulsa

County: Tulsa

When:

2nd Monday, 6:00 PM to 8 PM

Where:

Harvard Avenue Christian Church
5502 S. Harvard Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74135
map & directions

Oklahoma and Surrounding Areas Family Support Network

City: Oklahoma City

County: Oklahoma

When:

4th Tuesday, 6:00 PM to 8 PM

Where:

The Latino Community Agency

Payne and Noble Counties Family Support Network

City: Stillwater

County: Payne and Noble

When:

1st Monday, 6:00 PM to 8 PM

Where:

World Harvest Church
1718 W. Lakeview Road
Stillwater, OK 74075
map & directions

Pittsburg County Family Support Network

City: McAlester

County: Pittsburg

When:

4th Monday, 6:00 PM to 8 PM

Where:

Main and Oklahoma Church of Christ
1700 S Main
McAlester, OK 74501
map & directions

Facilitator:

Melissa Heath-Lee
918-465-5812 or 918-839-5893

Childcare Provided?

Yes

S.A.F.E Group

City: Norman

County: Cleveland

When:

3rd Sunday, 5:30 PM-8:00 PM

Where:

CrossPointe Church
2601 24th Ave SE
Norman OK 73071
map & directions

Facilitator:

Misty Wilson Seale
405-329-0823

Childcare Provided?

Yes, contact host for more information

Sequoyah County Family Support Network

City: Sallisaw

County: Sequoyah

When:

3rd Tuesday, 6:00 PM to 8 PM

Where:

First United Methodist Church
2100 E McGee Drive
Sallisaw, OK 74955
map & directions

South Tulsa County Family Support Network Group

City: Tulsa

County: Tulsa

When:

3rd Tuesday, 6:00 PM to 8 PM

Where:

St. Stephens United Methodist Church
400 West New Orleans St.
Broken Arrow, OK 74011
map & directions

Stephens/Jefferson County Support Group

City: Comanche

County: Stephens and Jefferson

When:

1st Monday, 6:00 PM to 8 PM

Where:

Ray of Hope Church Duncan
US-81 & Refinery Rd
Comanche, OK 73529
map & directions

Facilitator:

DHS Staff
580-483-1773

Childcare Provided?

Yes

TFI Family Connections

City: Oklahoma City

County: Oklahoma

When:

last Thursday of every month, 6:30 PM-8:00 PM

Where:

5350 S. Western Avenue, Suite 200
Oklahoma City, OK 73109
map & directions

Facilitator:

Angelica Clayton
405-933-5952

Childcare Provided?

Yes

The FAM (Foster Adoptive Ministry)

City: Oklahoma City

County: Oklahoma

When:

1st Sunday, 12:45 PM-2:00 PM

Where:

Bridgeway Church
228 W Hefner Rd.
Oklahoma City, OK 73114
map & directions

Woodward County Support Group

City: Woodward

County: Woodward

When:

4th Tuesday, 6:00 PM-7:00 PM

Where:

rotates between 4 different churches in Woodward

Facilitator:

Katie Stewart
580-216-8054

Childcare Provided?

Yes