OKLAHOMA – Financial Hardship Emergency Assistance – Food And Shelter

WE ALL HAVE A ROLE IN FIGHTING TROUBLE

Courageous individuals and organizations from both the private and public sectors are developing innovative ways of fighting hunger, providing shelter and offering creative solutions in resolving all types of life-changing trouble. If you know of such an organization, please contact us and if approved, we will post the information on our site.

FEATURED HOMELESS SHELTERS TRANSITIONAL HOUSING 

Carter Crane Shelter for the Homeless

1203 SW Texas Ave

Lawton OK 73501

580-353-6592

 

Grace Rescue Mission

2205 Exchange

Oklahoma City OK 73108

405-232-5756

 

Jesus House

1335 W. Sheridan

Oklahoma City OK 73106

405-232-7164

City Rescue Mission

800 W. California

Oklahoma City OK 73106

405-232-2709

NEW HOMELESS SHELTER LISTINGS AND LOW INCOME PROGRAMS

C. Carter Crane Shelter for the Homeless
The C. Carter Crane Shelter provides three meals per day, clothing, furniture, counseling, referrals, housing and job placement to the temporarily homeless. The Shelter is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 615 Summitt Lawton, OK Phone: 405-357-5259

Transition House
Transition House is a private non-profit agency that provides transitional living and outreach services to adults with serious mental illness (many of whom have been and/or would be homeless if they were not in the Transitional Living Program). 700 Asp, Ste. 2 Norman, OK 73069 Phone: 405-360-7926

FEATURED FOOD BANKS AND PANTRIES

Westville Food Pantry 109 Williams Street Westville, OK 74965 918-723-5640
Victory Life Food Bank 981 S Franklin Colbert, OK 74733 580-296-2141
Lost Creek Food Bank 8002 S Washington St. Stillwater, OK 74074 405-377-0927
Big Five Food Bank 1502 N First Ave Durant, OK 74701 580-924-5331
Salvation Army 615 S Main Muskogee, OK 74401 918- 682-3384
Ark of Faith Food Bank 401 E Broadway Muskogee, OK 74403 918-682-8411
Shares Blessing Pantry 400 N A Street McAlester, OK 74501 918-423-5668

FOOD STAMPS (SNAP) – OKLAHOMA

The Oklahoma food assistance program uses electronic transfer debit cards to dispense benefits to qualified low income people. Food debit cards can be used anywhere that SNAP food benefits are accepted. In order to be accepted into the program and receive a food debit card, it is necessary to first apply at your local state-run office that facilitates the SNAP program: Oklahoma Department of Human Services Sequoyah Memorial Office Building, 2400 N. Lincoln Blvd., Oklahoma City, OK 73105 P.O. Box 25352, Oklahoma City, OK 73125 Phone: (405) 521-3444 

FEATURED LOW INCOME ASSISTED PUBLIC HOUSING 

GRAND PRAIRIE APTS

500 S LEACH AVE

WATONGA, OK 73772-5200

580-623-5288

 

INDIAN SPRINGS APTS

2177 W Jasper ST

BROKEN ARROW, OK 74011-8003

918-455-1600

 

TOWNHOUSE SQUARE

1029 E IOLA ST

BROKEN ARROW, OK 74012-2832

918-251-1426

 

BRIGHTWATER APTS

2202 S PHOENIX ST

TULSA, OK 74107-2831

918-584-5622

 

MINGO MANOR

4950 S MINGO RD

TULSA, OK 74146-4912

918)663-8310

 

PLAZA HILLS EAST

13025 E 16TH PL

TULSA, OK 74108-5301

918-437-7733

SUNSET PLAZA

266 E INDEPENDENCE AVE

TULSA, OK 74106-5717

918-583-1113

 

WESTERN PINES

2409 S MAYBELLE ST

TULSA, OK 74107-3001

918-584-0026

 

WINDSONG APTS

9750 E 31st St

Tulsa, OK 74146-1221

918-628-1040

 

COTTAGE LANE APTS

1305 NADINE DRIVE

ADA, OK 74820-2092

580-332-1066

 

ROLLING MEADOWS

1300 KERR LAB RD

ADA, OK 74820-8409

580-332-2772

 

TWIN VILLA APTS

1284 S OKLAHOMA ST

PRYOR, OK 74361-7823

918-825-4330

CLICK TO SEARCH FOR MORE “SECTION 8” HOUSING

The Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) provides a National Customer Service Center that is staffed to answer questions about public housing availability in your state. For current information about subsidized public housing call them at: 1-800-955-2232.

TEMPORARY CASH ASSISTANCE – OKLAHOMA

TANF is a federally sponsored program that works with your state to offer low income families temporary financial assistance, job training, and child care assistance. For more information visit or call: 866-411-1877

OKLAHOMA LEGAL AID

If you are homeless and/ or going through financial hardship, you may qualify to receive free or low-cost legal services. 

OTHER HELPFUL RESOURCES:

Feeding America: Is one of the leading hunger-relief organizations providing food assistance for over 25 million low-income people across the country including children and seniors.

The Salvation Army: Assists children, women, elderly men, addicts and families through troubled times. Find a location near you.

Department of Veterans Affairs: Serves homeless veterans and their dependents.

Social Security Disability Insurance (SSD) and Social Security Supplemental Income (SSI). These two programs help people with disabilities and financial assistance.

Two Steps To Solving Money Troubles

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *