Oklahoma Department of Human Services
Sequoyah Memorial Office Building, 2400 N. Lincoln Blvd. • Oklahoma City, OK 73105
(405) 521-3646 • Fax (405) 521-6684 • Internet: www.okdhs.org
The Oklahoma Pinnacle Plan
An Improvement Plan for Child Welfare Services
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You may contact the Director’s Office by phone at 1-877-751-2972 or email 8-5, Monday - Friday.


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Director’s Listening Sessions - Main Topics  (.pdf, 5 pp, KB)

DHS Videos

OKDHS 75th anniversary video
DHS - 75 Years and Beyond

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Domestic Violence Resources Oklahoma Safeline 1-800-522-SAFE (7233)


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Would you like to foster or adopt?

Today, many children in Oklahoma’s foster care system need an adoptive family. If not adopted, these children will enter adulthood without a permanent family connection. And, we always need more foster homes.


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News Releases

DHS Advisory Panel hosts listening session on developmental disability issues Aug. 20, 2014 -- The Oklahoma Department of Human Services (DHS) Citizens Advisory Panel on Disability Issues will host a listening session Thursday, Sept. 4 at the Chickasaw Nation Community Center...


Registration underway for GRANDfamily Conference Aug. 20, 2014 – A free conference for grandparents raising grandchildren will be held Sept. 24 from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Crossings Community Center, 2208 W. Hefner Road in Oklahoma City.


Seminole County DHS partners with Salvation Army to distribute school supplies  Aug. 18, 2014 -- The Seminole County office of the Oklahoma Department of Human Services (DHS) recently partnered with the Salvation Army to help collect and distribute school supplies to low income children.


Tulsa county couple adopts five siblings Aug. 14, 2014 -- Jeremy and Michelle never would have dreamed they would be adopting a sibling group of five children from the Oklahoma Department of Human Services (DHS) foster care system.


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2013 Annual Report


Last Updated:  8/21/2014