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Kinship foster parents took placement of their nephew and niece. The family are still working on becoming an approved foster placement so that foster stipend can begin. The niece has many health issues and is required to go to the OU Children's Medical Center in OKC for her intensive doctor appointments. The family has been providing the gas for many past appointments to OKC. The family has also transported the niece to her weekly physical, occupational, and speech therapy, which are 60 miles away roundtrip. This permanency worker would like to advocate on behalf of the family in securing a gas card to help with the many medical appointments for the child. The family has been providing all the needs for the children without any financial assistance for many months. The family would benefit greatly if a church would commit to assisting with their greatest need at this time.
A single foster to adopt mother of two plus an adopted child in the home, has been having to take time off work (unpaid) in order to get one of the foster children psychiatric help. Due to the loss of income and due to the extra expenses of having to travel to the facility weekly where the child is inpatient for family therapy, the foster mother is struggling with meeting all her monthly financial obligations. The foster mother is committed to engaging in all that is required in order to get the foster child the help needed. This permanency worker is advocating for grocery assistance to help lessen the financial burden on the family. Any assistance in meeting this need will be greatly appreciated by the family and DHS.
A single foster to adopt mother of two has been having to take time off work (unpaid) in order to get one of the foster children psychiatric help. The facility where the child is inpatient is requiring the foster mother to attend in person family therapy. The facility is a three hour round trip drive. The foster mother is committed to engaging in all services that is required in order to get the foster child the help needed. This permanency worker is advocating on the family's behalf for a gas card to help foster mother attend weekly therapy sessions. Any assistance in meeting this need will be greatly appreciated by the family and DHS.
Please Help a bio family become reunited. A mother of 5 children is in trial reunification with her newborn baby. The mother has four other children in custody. The mother is on Social Security so she is not able to work full time. The mother will soon be moved to unsupervised visits. The children will need car seats due to when the children were taken the car seats were not returned to the mother. Also the mother is needed a gas card to provide transportation to and from visits for her children. The children are placed in two different foster homes. One is thirty minutes from the mothers home and the other is one and a half hours from the mothers home.
Two amazing pre teen girls are in the process of being adopted by their paternal aunt, the only thing standing in the way is that she needs to finalize her divorce before the adoption can go through. She has been making payments to start the process but she could use assistance in getting it paid off so that these girls can finally be adopted and know that they really have achieved permanency.
I have a dad who is working towards reunification with his daughter. He could use assistance with food to ensure he is able to feed his daughter during visits. Additionally, I would like to request a family membership to the zoo or the aquarium so that he can visit outside the home.
Hi there! I have a non-paid kinship placement that is in need of some financial assistance. They have fallen behind on some bills and would greatly benefit from any help that you may be able to provide. Again, this is a non-paid kinship placement and they have been such a blessing to the girls placed in their care. Any help you may be able to provide would immensely appreciated. Thank you so much in advance for your time and consideration!
Please help us strengthen this single mother by assisting her with paying her court fines. This single mother has overcome her addiction to alcohol and is maintaining her sobriety by attending treatment. However, in the midst of her addiction she accrued several fines that resulted in her license being suspended. She is now having trouble getting to and from services as well as having trouble accomplishing daily parental duties as her driver's license has been suspended. Please help this mom cover her court fines so she can get her driver's license.
Mother of three has taken placement of four children who are related to her. These children were removed from their past placement and in need of immediate care. Maintaining this placement would keep the children near family and reduce the trauma of relocation. In order to effectively keep them in her care she is in need of transportation that would accommodate all seven children, two of which are still in car seats and one in need of a booster seat. She currently drives a car that seats five and is unable to coordinate transportation to and from school or even take everyone out for fast food. DHS is hoping to at least be able to assist foster mom with a significant down payment or tax and title for her to purchase a vehicle that would meet their needs. However ideas for assistance of any type would be welcome.
A kinship parent is approved DHS to be foster parent to three children (Twins 3 y/o and a 5 y/o) who does not have a place to go. She can take the sibling group, but does not have appropriate sleeping arrangements. The foster parent asked for help. She needs two toddler beds, and needs everything for it, and a twin sheet and comforter for the 5 y/o. Any help is greatly appreciated to keep this sibling group together and into placement as quickly as possible. This is a RUSH request. Need beds by tomorrow night 01/26/23. Thank you in advance for your help to keep these kids with family and in placement together. This is an adopted kinship home and the children would be adopted by family.
This need is for a mother and child who have recently reunified. The mother frequently rides her bike or takes the bus. This one child bike trailer/stroller would allow her child to not have to walk so far to catch the bus and enable her to take the bike when necessary. The one that I found to be the best bargain is at Walmart and is the Allen Sports Deluxe 2-Child Bicycle Trailer & Stroller. It does not need to be this specific brand and can be donated one that is donated rather than purchased new.
two siblings who will be placed together are in need of some clothing, this will help to keep siblings in the same home. A six year old and a three year old are in need of some basic items, like socks, underwear, hairbrushes, items to keep hair pulled back like hair ties , headband, winder gloves and hats and a coat for the cold.
John 3:16 Mission has a Distribution Store where we always have children's clothes, shoes, socks, etc. It is open on Tuesday's and Thursday's from 9am-12pm. You may come and shop for clothes every 30 days. This is free of charge. The store will be open tomorrow, Jan 26. The next time it will be open after that, however, is February 2nd. When you come, they must show their ID and a proof of address, light bill, utility bill, water bill, etc. The address for the Distribution Center is 3102 E Pine Ste C Tulsa, OK 74110. Thank you!
John 3:16 Mission Family Youth Center. 6 days ago
New Joy Fellowship/His Littlest Blessings will be glad to provide items. Can you send us sizes?
New Joy Fellowship. 4 days ago
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Clothes for a Child / Children (see description details)
We have a family, whose children have been put into a kinship placement. Two of the children are school age and to be able to get them from their kinship home to school, which is about a 45 minute drive each way, they need monetary assistance in the form of gas cards.
Young mother is trying the get her driver's license reinstated. The Department of Public Safety requires that she take a drug and alcohol assessment to do so. The cost for the assessment is $160. Mother is being very vigilant is engaging with her treatment plan for the Department and has been testing negative for our treatment plan. However, the DPS requires a very specific drug and alcohol assessment in order to issue a driver's license for individuals with prior convictions.
Please help strengthen this father. He has lost his job and place to live. He only has his car left and is need of assistance with his car payment, so he can get to and from services for substance abuse treatment. Please help strengthen this father by assisting with his car payment so he can get to and from treatment.
Please help strengthen this single mother of two. Mom has separated from the father of her children, and is gaining her independence. She does not have a driver's license, and is in need of driver's education. Please bless this single mother by paying for driver's ed course. Blessings.
Worker has a low income family that is in need of a bunk bed to help house their three girls in the same bedroom. Currently, the child is sleeping on the living room couch, and the family does not have the funds to be able to meet the need. A triple bunk bed would be ideal for the family if at all possible.
Location: Sand Springs, OK 74063-County:Tulsa-Children Served: 3-Adults Served: 2-Agency: #OK-DHS Child Welfare-Tier 1: Physical Needs-Estimated Value:$439
Hello there. I have a child on my caseload who is needing some assistance with obtaining some athletic shorts for his power lifting class at school. During our monthly visit, this child expressed to me that he has been having to run laps as punishment every day as a result of not being able to afford the required black athletic shorts (with zippers for the pockets) for the course. He is so unassuming and polite that at no time (prior to me bringing it up) did he ask for help in any way. Providing this child with the uniform necessary to participate in this class that he is so passionate about without having to receive embarrassing punishment on a daily basis in front of his peers would greatly improve his well being and quality of life. Your time and consideration are very much appreciated.
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