You have several ways to get connected to services:

You can look through the services listed below and call the agencies directly.

You can contact us via e-mail or by phone at 1-877-271-7611, and a representative will help you find the services that will best serve you and your family.

You can answer a short questionaire by clicking here and a parentPRO representative will find the services that will best serve you and your family.

Home-Based Parenting Programs

Children First, Oklahoma’s Nurse-Family Partnership

Voluntary family support program that offers home visitation services to mothers expecting their first child. A public health nurse works with mother to increase her chances of delivering a healthy baby, as well as work on child safety and development.

Address: Okmulgee County Health Department 1304 R.D. Miller Drive Okmulgee, OK 74447

Contact: Debbie Rowan, Children First Lead Nurse

Telephone: (918) 756-1883

Fax: (918) 756-6770

Website: http://www.ok.gov/health

Enrollment Criteria: The new mother must be less than 29 weeks pregnant, be expecting her first child and meet the same income eligibility criteria as WIC and Medicaid.

**Services provided by a Children First Nurse from a neighboring county.

 

DebKR@health.ok.gov

Parents as Teachers: CREOKS

Get connected with a family support program staffed by a specially trained professional who teach parenting skills, and child development, as well as ways to reduce stress and nurture your child. We can connect you to other resources in your community in order to meet your family's needs.

Address: 400 West 6th Street Okmulgee, OK 74447

Contact: Sarah Franke

Telephone: (918) 382-7300

Website: http://www.creoks.org/index.php/childrenyouthfamilyservices

Enrollment Criteria: Pregnant women, moms, dads, and guardians of young children birth to kindergarten.

sarah.franke@creoks.org

Other services for young children in your community

SoonerStart Early Intervention

Services include evaluation services, case management, family training, counseling, and home visits, certain health services, nursing & nutrition services, occupational, physical, and speech- language therapy, and special instruction. Can be provided in home or at daycare.

Address: Okmulgee County Health Department - SoonerStart 1304 R.D. Miller Drive Okmulgee, OK 74447

Contact: Please ask for SoonerStart

Telephone: (918) 756-1883

Fax: (918) 756-6770

State Lead: Mark Sharp, Executive Director, Special Education Services

Website: http://ok.gov/sde/soonerstart

Qualification Criteria: Developmentally delayed infants and toddlers birth – 36 months.

Mark.Sharp@sde.ok.gov