Chapter 4: Financial Assistance

Section 7: Financial and Emergency Assistance – Southwest Area

Listing by city

American Red Cross - Canadian Valley Chapter

Email:

lfried@arcok.org

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

P.O. Box 906, 401 S. Grand
El Reno , OK 73036

Voice: 

405-262-5760

Fax: 

405-262-2520

American Red Cross - Ft. Sill Station

Email:

woodwardk@usa.redcross.org

Community Served: Ft. Sill Army Post. Working together in the communities to prevent, prepare and respond in emergencies.

P.O. Box 33268
Fort Sill , OK 73503

Voice: 

580-458-2132

Fax: 

580-458-3139

American Red Cross - Great Plains Chapter

Email:

director@greatplainsredcross.org

Counties Served: Southernmost section of Caddo, Comanche, Cotton, Jefferson, Stephens, Tillman. Working together in the communities to prevent, prepare and respond in emergencies.

401 W. Gore Blvd.
Lawton , OK 73501

Voice: 

580-355-2480

Fax: 

580-355-2481

American Red Cross - South Central Oklahoma Chapter

Email:

arcardpw@brightok.net

Counties Served: Carter, Johnston, Love, Marshall, Murray. Working together in the communities to prevent, prepare and respond in emergencies.

1006 Northwest Blvd.
Ardmore , OK 73402

Voice: 

580-223-6313

Fax: 

580-223-6293

American Red Cross - Southwest Oklahoma Chapter

Email:

shirleyacorrigan@yahoo.com

Counties Served: Greer, Harmon, Jackson, Kiowa. Working together in the communities to prevent, prepare and respond in emergencies.

905 N. Willard St.
Altus , OK 73521

Voice: 

580-482-5303

Fax: 

580-482-3289

Apache Family Medical Clinic

Provides general practice. They accept walk-ins and appointments. Call for more information.

P.O. Box 515, 624 S. Coblake
Apache , OK 73006

Voice: 

580-588-3257

Fax: 

580-588-3265

Compassion Care Center

This program provides food, clothes closet, medical clinic and legal assistance. Call for more information.

802 N. 10th
Duncan , OK 73533

Voice: 

580-255-2650

Habitat for Humanity - Altus 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 257
Altus , OK 73522

Voice: 

580-480-0041

Habitat for Humanity - Ardmore

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 2412
Ardmore , OK 73402

Voice: 

580-223-1540

Fax: 

580-223-8645

Habitat for Humanity - Lawton-Ft. Sill

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 3744
Lawton , OK 73502

Voice: 

580-250-1700

Fax: 

580-250-1771

Oklahoma Rural Elderly Coalition Program

The Oklahoma Rural Elderly Coalition (OREC) is a 501(c)3 organization that provides Transportation, Outreach, Assisted Transportation, Home Repair, Access Assistance for Caregivers, Medication Management and Health Promotion. Staff are trained to counsel seniors on Medicare and Medicaid issues through the Senior Health Insurance Counseling Program (SHICP).

Listing of Outreach Workers:

Bobbie Akins, Choctaw Co. (580) 326-3175
Betty Gregg, Antlers (580) 298-2683
Linda Harold, Panama (918) 963-2255
Bernnie McDaniel, Clayton (918) 567-7504
Diannia Laster, Wright City (580) 981-2724
Doc Lightfoot, Rattan (580) 587-2589
Kathleen McClary, Keota (918) 966-3645
Art Cooley, Wilburton (918) 465-4254
Melvin Palmer, Idabel (580) 612-4458
Gloria Sirmans, Pittsburg Co. (918) 297-3433
Mary Trolinger, Crowder (918) 334-3561
Alla Faye Webb, Watson (580) 244-7307
Pamela Whitman, Wister (918) 655-3120
Judith Kull, Talihina (918) 567-3541
Rebecca Going, Broken Bow (580) 584-2690
Robbie Steele, Spiro (918) 962-5423

214 E. Main
Wilburton , OK 74578

Voice: 

918-465-3088

Toll Free: 

800-992-6708

Salvation Army - Altus 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.

1100 N. Park Lane
Altus , OK 73521

Voice: 

580-482-8577

Salvation Army - Lawton 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.

1306 S.W. "E" Ave.
Lawton , OK 73501

Voice: 

580-355-1802