Chapter 4: Financial Assistance

Section 6: Financial and Emergency Assistance – Eastern Oklahoma

Listing by city

American Red Cross - Craig County Chapter

Email:

jdembowski@arcok.org

Working together in the communities to prevent, prepare and respond in emergencies.

104 E. Illinois, P.O. Box 524, Vinita City Hall
VInita , OK 74301

Voice: 

918-256-6143

Fax: 

918-256-8916

American Red Cross - Ottawa County Chapter

Email:

lreeves@arcok.org

Counties Served: Delaware, Ottawa. Working together in the communities to prevent, prepare and respond in emergencies.

114 S. Main St.
OK 74354

Voice: 

918-542-9468

Fax: 

918-541-1921

American Red Cross - Pontotoc County Chapter

Email:

ghoward@arcok.org

Counties Served: Pontotoc. Working together in the communities to prevent, prepare and respond in emergencies.

704 N. Oak, Rm. 16
Ada , OK 74820

Voice: 

580-332-2402

Fax: 

580-332-1632

American Red Cross - Southeastern Oklahoma Chapter

Email:

bcathey@arcok.org

Counties Served: Atoka, Bryan, Choctaw, Coal, Haskell, Hughes, Latimer, LeFlore, McCurtain, southern McIntosh, Pittsburg, Pushmataha. Working together in the communities to prevent, prepare and respond in emergencies.

200 E. Adams
McAlester , OK 74501

Voice: 

918-423-0481

Fax: 

918-423-1864

American Red Cross - Washington County Chapter

Email:

amredcross@sbcglobal.net

Counties Served: Nowata, Washington. Working together in the communities to prevent, prepare and respond in emergencies.

601 S. Jennings Ave.
Bartlesville , OK 74003

Voice: 

918-336-2216

Fax: 

918-336-2218

Ark of Faith Foundation, Inc

This foundation offers a free meals program, a clothing closet, learning classes and more.

401 E. Broadway
Muskogee , OK 74403

Voice: 

918-682-8411

Catholic Charities Helping Center

Provides food, clothing, emergency help and networks with other agencies to find added resources.

409 N. Adams St
Sallisaw , OK 74955

Voice: 

918-775-6111

Church at Claremore

Email:

churchoffice@churchatclaremore.com

Work program available to receive assistance with food, utilities and rent (limited), food distributed at 11:30 - 12:00. Also provides other emergency and financial assistance to low income residents in Bartlesville and surrounding areas. Call for more information.

1055 W. Blue Starr Dr.
Claremore , OK 74017

Voice: 

918-341-1765

Churches United for Community Concern (CONCERN)

CONCERN provides food, financial assistance and quality child care for low income families.

333 W. Penn
Bartlesville , OK 74003

333 W. Penn
Bartlesville, OK 74003

Voice: 

918-336-4693

Community Action Resource and Development (CARD)

Email:

info@cardcaa.org

This agency serves Nowata County, Mayes County, Rogers County, Washington County and Wagoner County. Programs include:

  • Asset Development - Income Tax Return Preparation, Budget Counseling/Financial Management Services;
  • Early Childhood - Early Head Start, Head Start;
  • Emergency Services - Food, Clothing, Prescription Assistance, Rent/Mortgage Payment Assistance, Utility Payment Assistance, Temporary Shelter;
  • Employment - Job Training Funding;
  • Housing - Downpayment/Closing Cost Assistance, Homebuyer Education Classes, Multi-Family Housing Developments, Single Family Construction, Emergency Home Repair, Weatherization; and
  • Nutrition - Child & Adult Care Food Program, Congregate Meal Sites, Meal Delivery to Residences, Nutrition Counseling/Training.

This program provides food assistances, housing assistances and weatherizing, senior citizen programs, social services and emergency services. Call for more information.

522 W. Will Rogers Blvd.
Claremore , OK 74018

Voice: 

918-341-5000

Fax: 

918-343-3663

Deep Fork Community Action

Email:

deepforkca@aol.com

This agency provides child/adult food program, weatherizing, self-help housing, social services and senior nutrition program.

This agency serves Hughes County, McIntosh County, Okfuskee County and Okmulgee County. Programs include:

  • Asset Development - Tax Return Preparation Assistance
  • Emergency Services - Prescription Assistance, Rent/Mortgage Payment Assistance, Temporary Housing, Utility Payment Assistance;
  • Housing - Downpayment/Closing Cost Assistance, Homebuyer Education Classes, Multifamily Housing Developments, Rental Units, Single-Family Construction, Weatherization;
  • Nutrition - Child and Adult Care Food Program, Senior Congregate Meal Sites, Garden Seed Distribution, Meals Delivery to Residences, Nutrition Counseling;
  • Youth - Summer Programs, Child Food Program; and
  • Other - Turning Point Initiative.
223 W. 6th St.
Okmulgee , OK 74447

Voice: 

918-756-2826

Fax: 

918-756-6829

Domestic Abuse Shelter

Email:

rccsci@sbcglobal.net

Provides shelter for domestic abuse, parenting classes, counseling, domestic abuse programs and other services. Call for more information.

SafeNet Services
P.O. Box 446, 1219 W. Dupont St.
Claremore , OK 74018

Voice: 

918-341-1424
918-341-9400 Hotline

Family Crisis and Counseling

Email:

safe@familycrisis.us

This program provides domestic violence intervention agency, sexual assault advocacy, counseling, support groups and domestic violence shelter. Call for more information.

Family Crisis and Counseling Center
615 SE Frank Phillips P.O. Box 5016
Bartlesville , OK 74003

Voice: 

918-336-1188

Toll Free: 

800-814-1188

Fax: 

918-336-2933

Family Crisis and Counseling Center

333 W. Delaware
Nowata , OK 74048

Voice: 

918-273-7438

First Christian Church, Disciples of Christ

Email:

fccaa@sbcglobal.net

Emergency food and utilities funds are limited. Call for more information.

200 E. 5th St.
Claremore , OK 74017

Voice: 

918-341-1199

Fax: 

918-341-2718

First Presbyterian Church

Community Pantry and food with referral.

500 W. Broadway St.
Muskogee , OK 74401

Voice: 

918-687-5401

First United Methodist Church

Email:

pryorfumc@sbcglobal.net.

Provides rent and utilities assistance, prescriptions and other services available if funds allow.

400 E. Graham
Pryor , OK 74361

Voice: 

918-825-0346

Fax: 

918-825-0343

First United Methodist Church

Provides a food pantry and counseling. Call for more information.

P.O. Box 206
Stilwell , OK 74960

Voice: 

918-696-2484

Habitat for Humanity - Ada

Through volunteer labor and donations of money and materials, Habitat builds and rehabilitates simple, decent houses with the help of the homeowner (partner) families. Habitat houses are sold to partner families at no profit and financed with affordable loans. The homeowners' monthly mortgage payments are used to build still more Habitat houses.

Habitat is not a giveaway program. In addition to a down payment and the monthly mortgage payments, homeowners invest hundreds of hours of their own labor - sweat equity - into building their Habitat house and the houses of others.

1317 S. Cherry Street P.O. Box 1383
Ada , OK 74820

Voice: 

580-436-3089

Habitat for Humanity - Bartlesville Area

Through volunteer labor and donations of money and materials, Habitat builds and rehabilitates simple, decent houses with the help of the homeowner (partner) families. Habitat houses are sold to partner families at no profit and financed with affordable loans. The homeowners' monthly mortgage payments are used to build still more Habitat houses.

Habitat is not a giveaway program. In addition to a down payment and the monthly mortgage payments, homeowners invest hundreds of hours of their own labor - sweat equity - into building their Habitat house and the houses of others.

P.O. Box 1284
Bartlesville , OK 74005

Voice: 

918-337-0182

Habitat for Humanity - Claremore

Through volunteer labor and donations of money and materials, Habitat builds and rehabilitates simple, decent houses with the help of the homeowner (partner) families. Habitat houses are sold to partner families at no profit and financed with affordable loans. The homeowners' monthly mortgage payments are used to build still more Habitat houses.

Habitat is not a giveaway program. In addition to a down payment and the monthly mortgage payments, homeowners invest hundreds of hours of their own labor - sweat equity - into building their Habitat house and the houses of others.

P.O. Box 1213
Claremore , OK 74018

Voice: 

918-691-2764

Fax: 

918-341-3671

Habitat for Humanity - Cushing

Through volunteer labor and donations of money and materials, Habitat builds and rehabilitates simple, decent houses with the help of the homeowner (partner) families. Habitat houses are sold to partner families at no profit and financed with affordable loans. The homeowners' monthly mortgage payments are used to build still more Habitat houses.

Habitat is not a giveaway program. In addition to a down payment and the monthly mortgage payments, homeowners invest hundreds of hours of their own labor - sweat equity - into building their Habitat house and the houses of others.

202 N. Harrison P.O. Box 709
Cushing , OK 74023

Voice: 

918-285-5555

Habitat for Humanity - Muskogee

Email:

muskhabitat@att.net

Through volunteer labor and donations of money and materials, Habitat builds and rehabilitates simple, decent houses with the help of the homeowner (partner) families. Habitat houses are sold to partner families at no profit and financed with affordable loans. The homeowners' monthly mortgage payments are used to build still more Habitat houses.

Habitat is not a giveaway program. In addition to a down payment and the monthly mortgage payments, homeowners invest hundreds of hours of their own labor - sweat equity - into building their Habitat house and the houses of others.

2001 W. Okmulgee P.O. Box 237
Muskogee , OK 74402

Voice: 

918-687-1470

Fax: 

918-687-1468

Habitat for Humanity - Stroud

Email:

athompson@stroudnb.com

Through volunteer labor and donations of money and materials, Habitat builds and rehabilitates simple, decent houses with the help of the homeowner (partner) families. Habitat houses are sold to partner families at no profit and financed with affordable loans. The homeowners' monthly mortgage payments are used to build still more Habitat houses.

Habitat is not a giveaway program. In addition to a down payment and the monthly mortgage payments, homeowners invest hundreds of hours of their own labor - sweat equity - into building their Habitat house and the houses of others.

P.O. Box 352
Stroud , OK 74079

Voice: 

918-968-2545

Fax: 

918-968-3993

Habitat for Humanity - Tahlequah Area

Email:

habitat-tahlequah@att.net

Through volunteer labor and donations of money and materials, Habitat builds and rehabilitates simple, decent houses with the help of the homeowner (partner) families. Habitat houses are sold to partner families at no profit and financed with affordable loans. The homeowners' monthly mortgage payments are used to build still more Habitat houses.

Habitat is not a giveaway program. In addition to a down payment and the monthly mortgage payments, homeowners invest hundreds of hours of their own labor - sweat equity - into building their Habitat house and the houses of others.

816 S. College Avenue
Tahlequah , OK 74464

Voice: 

918-453-1332
918-931-7829

Help In Crisis, Inc.

Email:

hicdirector@sbcglobal.net

Provides domestic violence services, shelter and transitional housing for battered women, 24-hour crisis hotline (800-300-5321) and counseling for Adair, Cherokee, Sequoyah and Wagoner Counties.

205 N. College Ave P.O. Box 1975
Tahlequah , OK 74464

Voice: 

918-456-0673

Toll Free: 

800-300-5321

Fax: 

918-456-1868

Hillside Christian Church

Email:

office@hillsidecc.net

Heartland SHARE food program for Nowata County.

1348 W. Davis Dr.
Nowata , OK 74048

Voice: 

918-273-1278

Fax: 

918-273-0912

Home Rescue Mission

This program provides overnight lodging for transient people, food pantry, clothing and furniture.

640 W. Graham P.O. Box 142
Pryor , OK 74362

Voice: 

918-825-1650

Liberty House Community Outreach Center

Provides shelter 24 hours a day and operates a distribution center for food, clothes, and furniture; call for information and times. Lunch program - Wednesdays and Thursdays.

709 E. Brewer
Salina , OK 74365

Voice: 

918-434-2288

Lighthouse Mission Bartlesville

Email:

contact@lighthousemissionok.org

This program provides shelter for homeless men and women and entire families if room is available, food baskets, utility assistance (when funds allow) and clothing.

1411 W. Hensley
Bartlesville , OK 74003

Voice: 

918-336-9029

Fax: 

918-337-0015

Little Dixie Community Action Agency, Inc.

Little Dixie's Family Service Centers offer comprehensive case management services throughout Choctaw, McCurtain, and Pushmataha counties. Referrals are made to the different agencies in partnership with Little Dixie, such as: Department of Human Services, Red Cross, the county health departments, S.O.S., FEMA, Helping Hands, and the Ministerial Alliance in each county.

Little Dixie works with the local utility companies to provide payment assistance for utility bills. Little Dixie also assists low-income families with rent payments and provides emergency food vouchers. Referrals are also made to in-house programs such as the Homeless Program and the Transit Program, depending on the individual's need.

This agency serves Choctaw County, McCurtain County and Pushmataha County. Programs include:

  • Asset Development - Tax Return Preparation Assistance, Budget Counseling, Business Development Assistance;
  • Early Childhood - Child Care, Early Head Start, Head Start;
  • Emergency Services - Prescription Assistance, Food, Temporary Shelter, Rent/Mortgage Payment Assistance, Utility Payment Assistance;
  • Housing - Down payment/Closing Cost Assistance, Multifamily Housing Developments, Rehabilitation, Single Family Construction, Weatherizing;
  • Nutrition - Child and Adult Care Food Program;
  • Senior Citizens - RSVP;
  • Transit - Road to Work Routes, SoonerRide;
  • Youth - Court Appointed Special Advocacy, Mentoring, Youth Restitution, Provide School Supplies; and
  • Other - Management of State Parks, Kiamichi Development Corporation, Economic Development Initiatives, Turning Point Initiative.
209 N. 4th St.
Hugo , OK 74743

Voice: 

580-326-3351

Ministerial Alliance

Services provided are up to $10 auto gas for seeking employment, medical attention or other emergencies, prescription assistance, partial payment of utility bill (in some cases only) and emergency groceries. No more than $60.00 of assistance given to any one applicant. Only one kind of assistance may be given at a time and it need not total $60.00 (no combinations of help). No money is given directly to applicant. No money is kept in office. A voucher is issued for whatever assistance is approved and vendors are paid monthly. Assistance is limited.

316 Eastgate Blvd.
Miami , OK 74354

Voice: 

918-540-2815

Miracle House Community Outreach Center-Women's Shelter

Services Offered: Clothing Distributed Twice Weekly; Furniture, Toys, Food, Household Items; Emergency Shelter (not to exceed 90 days); Transitional Shelter (not to exceed 90 days); Alcoholics Anonymous Meetings Several Times Weekly; Fellowship Meals (served free of charge) Tuesdays and Saturdays at 6:00 p.m.

This program provides shelter 24 hours a day, operates a distribution center (food, clothes referrals, some furniture). Call for information and distribution times.

215 N. Fairland
P. O. Box 455
Pryor , OK 74362

Voice: 

918-825-5810

Muskogee County Community Action Foundation

Call for information on services provided.

1313 N. Main St.
Muskogee , OK 74401

Voice: 

918-683-7637

Fax: 

918-683-8627

Nowata United Methodist Church

Email:

fumcnowata@sbcglobal.net

Call for information.

N Maple St & W Shawnee Ave
109 N Maple
Nowata , OK 74048

Voice: 

918-273-1562

Fax: 

918-273-1563

Osage County Nutrition, Clothes Closet

Services provided for the elderly that include home delivered meals, outreach services and transportation.

108 E 7th Street
Pawhuska , OK 74056

Voice: 

918-287-2242

Ottawa County Nutrition Coalition

Emergency food assistance. Assistance is given one time only per household (amount given based on number of persons in family) during a one year time period, unless separate verified emergency occurs. Call before arrival to make sure the office is open.

33 N. Main St.
Miami , OK 74354

Voice: 

918-542-9676

Outreach Center

Provides food, clothing and emergency assistance.

319 W. Choctaw
Sallisaw , OK 74955

Voice: 

918-775-6443

Salvation Army - Bartlesville Corps

The Salvation Army offers a wide variety of assistance to help people through tough times. From shelters to groceries to utility assistances, the Salvation Army offers relief and aid.

101 N. Bucy Ave.
Bartlesville , OK 74003

Voice: 

918-336-6454

Salvation Army - Camp "Heart O'Hills"

Email:

cathy peterson@uss.salvaionarmy.org

The Salvation Army offers a wide variety of assistance to help people through tough times. From shelters to groceries to utility assistances, the Salvation Army offers relief and aid.

23122 Salvation Road
Welling , OK 74471

Voice: 

918-456-9882
918-453-2403 Guest Services

Fax: 

918-453-2400

Salvation Army - McAlester Corps

The Salvation Army offers a wide variety of assistance to help people through tough times. From shelters to groceries to utility assistances, the Salvation Army offers relief and aid.

400 N. A. St
McAlester , OK 74501

Voice: 

918-423-5668

Salvation Army - Muskogee Corps

The Salvation Army offers a wide variety of assistance to help people through tough times. From shelters to groceries to utility assistances, the Salvation Army offers relief and aid.

700 Independence
Muskogee , OK 74401

Voice: 

918-683-7764

The Gospel Rescue Mission, Inc.

Email:

rich.schaus@grmmuskogee.org

This mission bases all their services on the individual's needs whether its a place to stay, food, clothing, utilities assistance or something else, this mission will work with the person in need.

326 South 2nd, P. O. Box 7004
Muskogee , OK 74401

Voice: 

918-682-3489

Fax: 

918-682-3480

Women's Advocate and Resource Center

This program provides domestic abuse counseling, legal assistance and information on child custody. Call for more information.

418 E. Illinois
Vinita , OK 74301

Voice: 

918-256-1945

Toll Free: 

800-400-0883 Victim counseling hotline

Women's Advocate and Resource Center (Office Only)

Provides domestic abuse counseling, legal assistance and information on child custody. Call for more information.

16 E. 3rd St.
Grove , OK 74344

Voice: 

918-786-8009

Toll Free: 

800-400-0883 Victim counseling hotline

Women's Transition Center and Community Crisis Center, Inc.

Provides shelter for domestic abuse and sexual assault victims.

17 N. Main Street, P.O. Box 905
Miami , OK 74354

Voice: 

918-540-2275
918-542-1001

Toll Free: 

800-400-0883