Education and Employment

 

CareerOneStop
www.careeronestop.org 

US Department of Education assistance for single parents.

Dress for Success
405-606-7071
www.dressforsuccessokc.org

Referral required. Women who are referred, are given professional attire and coaching regarding resume and interview skills. Must schedule an interview to qualify for services.

Emerson Alternative High School
405-231-2016
http://www.greatschools.org/oklahoma/oklahoma-city/2043-Emerson-Alternative-Ed.-Es/

OCCC Community Outreach and Education
405-682-7873
www.occc.edu/coe/

 

Our Sister's Closet
2209 S.W. 74th Str., Oklahoma City, OK 73159
405-631-7171
www.oursistersclosetokc.com

Provides quality resale clothing for babies to adults and housewares. Proceeds benefit the YWCA Oklahoma City's programs for women and children in central Oklahoma.

Suited for Success
405-521-1089
www.suitedforsuccessokc.com

Referral required from partner agency; women who are referred are given professional attire; must have an interview scheduled to qualify for services.)

TANF  (Temporary Assistance for Needy Families)
405-521-4391
www.okdhs.org/services/tanf/Pages/TANFHome.aspx

Urban League of Greater Oklahoma City
405-424-5243
www.urbanleagueok.org

See their website for information regarding job fairs and other assistance regarding finding adequate employment.

 

For additional assistance, email smartparents@occc.edu .