CHILD CARE / CHILD HEALTH

CHILD STUDY CENTER 

405-271-5700
1100 N.E. 13th, OKC, OK 73117
Call for hours.
  • Behavior management training for parents, early intervention for infants at risk, diagnosis, evaluation and treatments in many specialty areas, physical, occupational therapy, speech therapy, psychological evaluation and treatment, support with conditions including:  autism, Asperger’s syndrome, Attention Deficit Disorder, neuro-developmental disorders
  • Medicaid/SoonerCare - Primary care physician must make a referral or if DHS custody children, the worker can make the referral
  • No sliding scales or payment plans

COMMUNITY ACTION AGENCY OF OKLAHOMA CITY AND OKLAHOMA/CANADIAN COUNTIES

 
405-232-0199
319 S.W. 25th , OKC, OK 73109
www.caaofokc.org         
  • Assistance with bus passes. Call with zip code for district office locations and details
  • Oklahoma Rx Discount card
  • For homeless only
  • Assistance with eye exams, eyeglasses, and dentures
  • Priority given to persons diligently seeking employment
  • Head Start - Full and part-time day care and preschool services with emphasis on the areas of child development, health/safety, nutrition, mental health, disabilities, family partnerships, parent involvement and literacy. These programs advocate for a community that shares responsibility for the healthy development of children and families. Children 3 to 5 years of age are eligible for enrollment if their families meet the income guidelines.  Special classes, (GED): Classes in general education are available free of charge at two district centers.  You must be receiving DHS benefits to qualify

 INFANT CRISIS SERVICES, INC.

405-528-3663
4224 N. Lincoln Blvd., OKC, OK 73105
www.infantcrisis.org

Provides formula, baby and toddler food, diapers, blankets, clothing and other necessities, by appointment.  A referral from another helping agency is encouraged. Child must be present, unless letter from physician explaining absence.  

  • Birth - 4 years
  • Services provided five times during the babies first 48 months. Sizes newborn to size 6 available
  • Car seats are available (first come, first served basis) for a $10 donation. Call for next car seat event
  • Does not take referrals until baby is born
  • Appointments preferred but walk-ins are welcome
  • Statewide services are available
  • WIC services available

OKDHS CHILD CARE FINDER

http://childcarefind.okdhs.org/childcarefind/

Oklahoma Department of Human Services provides an online search for child care.

OKLAHOMA CHILD CARE RESOURCE & REFERRAL ASSOCIATION, INC.

405-525-3111 or 1-800-438-0008
www.oklahomachildcare.org

  • They have an Oklahoma statewide database of licensed child care centers
  • Offer a free interview to determine what child care option is best
  • Smart phone app to find licensed child care (search online for Oklahoma childcare)

OSDH CHILD GUIDANCE CENTER

Central Office 405-271-4477
https://www.ok.gov/health/Community_&_Family_Health/Child_Guidance_Service/Child_Guidance_Program/ 
  • Consultations and workshops for parents and school staff
  • Speech/ language, hearing services, and screenings
  • Child development services
  • Developmental screenings
  • Parent education and training
  • Psychological screenings, evaluations, and services
  • Referrals and follow-ups
  • For children up to 12 years old
  • Immunizations

RAINBOW FLEET (referral line)

3024 Paseo, OKC, OK 73103
405-521-1426, 1-800-438-0008
Hispanic Speaking Line: 405-525-8783
Live Phone Hours: Mon - Fri, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Occasional Sat)
www.rainbowfleet.org 

Parents receive free help locating licensed child care by calling the telephone referral line, faxing us a referral request, submitting a referral using an on-line form, or by using Child Care Connector; an on-line child care search. 

SPECIAL CARE INC.

405-752-5112
12201 N. Western, OKC, OK 73114
www.specialcareinc.org

Special Care offers year-round early childhood education, therapy, and after school and summer programs for children with and without special needs. Programs include direct care, early childhood education, and before/after school programs, as well as on-site therapy services.  In addition, Special Care's autism clinic provides one-on-one therapy for children in our program with autism spectrum disorders.

  • Child care
  • Speech therapy
  • Children ages six weeks to six years participate in classes according to developmental level
  • Each class is designed to meet the educational, therapeutic, and emotional needs of each child, and approximately 90 of the 135 children education classrooms
  • Each child has an individual education plan and participates in activities designed for social-emotional, physical, language, and cognitive development
  • Teachers, therapists, and parents work together to design short and long-term goals for each child
  • Teachers and therapists also work closely for optimal carryover between therapy and classroom activities
  • Sliding scale

THE URBAN MISSION

405-946-1556
3737 N. Portland, OKC, OK 73112
Call for hours.

  • Serves Oklahoma City Metro area
  • Food Resource Center provides fresh produce, frozen meat, canned goods and hygiene products
  • SPARK program supports Arts and Reading for children
  • Back-to-School program provides low income students with school supplies
  • Mission Marketplace thrift store
  • Santa Store – Parents can choose gifts for their children

CHILD HEALTH HOTLINES:

  • Blood Lead Poisoning Prevention   
    1-800-222-1222
  • Child Care Warmline         
    1-888-574-5437  
  • Newborn Hearing Screening Program            
    1-800-766-2223
  • Newborn Metabolic Screening         
    1-800-766-2223
  • PRAMS (Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System)      
    405-271-6761
  • Prenatal Care Hotline (Baby Hotline)             
    1-800-311-2229
  • TOTS (The Oklahoma Toddlers Survey)       
    405-271-6761