TULSA COMMUNITY RESOURCES
Services: Advance 2-1-1 Oklahoma is a sustainable, easy-access system for information and referral to community services for those who need help and those who provide help.
Name: Children First
Services: Children First is a family-centered program that utilizes home based services by registered nurses (RNs) to help first-time mothers and their families prepare for parenthood. Mothers receive information on promoting a healthy, safe lifestyle for their family while gaining a greater understanding of the types of help and resources available to them in the community. These services are provided at no cost.
Name: Madonna House
Services: Madonna House serves women 18 years of age and older who are pregnant or who have young infants. Madonna House is not just a shelter, but a residential program for pregnant women choosing life.
Services: There are a lot of things to remember when you're pregnant or a new mom. Text4baby makes it easy to get important information, and it's free. Women who text BABY (or BEBE for Spanish) to 511411 receive free text messages three times per week, timed to their due date or their baby's birth date, through pregnancy and up until the baby's first birthday. Text4baby sends personalized messages directly to you, and the texts have information you can trust because they are developed by experts from all over the country. There is also an app that provides additional information about baby's development, pregnancy, childcare tips, and more.
Phone: Women who text BABY (or BEBE for Spanish) to 511411
Name: Breast Pumps
Services: Information, referral, problem solving, and advocacy.
Phone: Dial 2-1-1 from any phone to get health and social services information. Calls are FREE and confidential. Phones are answered 24-hours by trained service specialists, in English, Spanish, and many other languages. Referrals to free or low-cost services offered by hundreds of agencies.
Name: The CALM Center
Services: The CALM Center is a safe and caring place for youth ages 10-17 to receive immediate support, assessment and stabilization for an emotional, behavioral or substance abuse crisis any time of day or night. Care is provided regardless of ability to pay, and a referral is not necessary.
Phone: (918) 394-CALM (2256) anytime of the day or night
Services: Community Outreach Psychiatric Emergency Services (COPES) is a telephone and mobile crisis service that responds around the clock to children and adults experiencing a severe emotional or behavioral disturbance or psychiatric emergency
Phone: 918-744-4800 COPES is free, confidential and available 24/7 to anyone in Tulsa County
Name: Family and Children’s Services
Services: Family & Children’s Services is a leading provider of behavioral health care and family services for people of all ages in Tulsa and surrounding communities.
Name: INDIAN HEALTH CARE CENTER OF TULSA
Services: Comprehensive health services, including individual, family, marital, and group therapy for children, adolescents, adults, and families. Therapy groups for weight loss, diabetes, and anger management. Health and food education, wellness programs, and smoking cessation classes.
Phone: (918) 588-1900
Name: Emergency Infant Services (supplies)
Services: When parents need help for their children, they can come to EIS without an appointment. We visit with them about what is going on with the family and what assistance they may need. We help with items like food, formula, diapers and clothes. Our services are geared to the children in the home five and under, and pregnant woman.
Services: The Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) serves as the first line of defense against hunger. It enables low-income families to buy nutritious food with Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) cards. SNAP recipients spend their benefits to buy eligible food in authorized retail food stores.
Phone: (918) 430-2300 or 1-800-734-7509
Services: SoonerCare (Medicaid) is a health coverage program jointly funded by the federal and state government. This program helps pay for medical costs. The Oklahoma Health Care Authority (OHCA) is the state agency that administers the program. The Oklahoma Department of Human Services (DHS) determines financial eligibility for people who are 65 years of age or older, blind or disabled.
Name: WIC Program
Services: WIC is a supplemental nutrition program that serves to safeguard the health of income-eligible women, infants and children up to age five who are at nutritional risk.
Phone: Please call 1-888-655-2942 or 918-582-9355 for more details regarding what to bring with you to appointments.
Name: Child Care
Services: If eligible, DHS will pay all or part of your child care costs directly to a licensed and contracted child care provider while you work, attend school or training. You may be required to pay a portion of child care costs based on your household income.
Phone: (918) 430-2300 or 1-800-734-7509
Name: SAFE KIDS TULSA AREA
Services: Safe Kids Tulsa Area is led by The Children's Hospital at St. Francis, which provides dedicated and caring staff, operation support and other resources to assist in achieving our common goal: keeping your kids safe. Based on the needs of the community, this coalition implements evidence-based programs, such as car-seat checkups, safety workshops and sports clinics, that help parents and caregivers prevent childhood injuries.
Name: St. Elizabeth’s Lodge (housing)
Services: St. Elizabeth Lodge offers families a safe and warm environment necessary for family stability.
Name: Sooner Start (developmental services)
Services: SoonerStart is Oklahoma’s early intervention program. It is designed to meet the needs of families with infants or toddlers with developmental delays. In accordance with the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) the program builds upon and provides supports and resources to assist family members to enhance infant’s or toddler’s learning and development through everyday learning opportunities.
Name: Pearl’s Hope (housing)
Services: Pearl’s Hope provides housing and an array of support services for single mothers and their children. Most importantly, we assist in keeping families together.
Name: Planned Parenthood
Services: Provides sexual and reproductive health care, and educational resources.
Name: Tulsa Health Department Family Planning
Services: As part of our family planning services, the THD offers several types of contraceptives for men, women and teens on a sliding-scale fee. Some require a medical prescription. You will be informed of and educated about your options, including abstinence and natural family planning/fertility awareness. Family planning counseling is confidential and provided in English and Spanish.
Name: Tulsa Health Department STD Clinic
Services: STD testing cost is a $20 administrative fee. This fee includes a comprehensive exam, lab and blood testing, counseling and no cost or low cost medication. No one is refused service of inability to pay.STD services are available at the Central Regional Health Center, located at 315 S Utica Ave (Map). Clinic hours are Mondays - Thursdays from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. and Fridays 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Please call (918) 595-4106 to schedule an appointment. Walk-in clients may wait to be seen and worked into the schedule if an appointment does not come to the clinic or cancels their clinic appointment time.
Depending upon patient load and staffing levels, the walk- in clients may be limited and the waiting time extended. It is recommended to call ahead to ensure availability.