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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.

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Home-Based Parenting Programs

Children First, Oklahoma’s Nurse-Family Partnership

Provides no cost personal nurse visits to women during their pregnancy and for two years after delivery. The public health nurse provides brief health screenings for mothers and babies; answers questions about pregnancy, parenting and child developement and connects the family to resources including health, education, employment, housing and legal assistance. Our services are individually tailored to meet the unique needs of our participants. 

Address: Carter County Health Department 405 South Washington Ardmore, OK 73401

Contact: Brooke Pruitt, Children First Lead Nurse

Telephone: (580) 223-9705


Enrollment Criteria: To qualify for the program, women must be first time mothers, eligible for Medicaid or WIC services and must enroll in Children First before their 29th week of pregnancy.

SafeCare at NorthCare

A free parenting program delivered in your home to help reduce stress by providing support, education and resources. Education focuses on parent-child interaction, managing child behavior, health, safety and healthy relationships.

Address: 2617 General Pershing Blvd. Oklahoma City, OK 73107

Contact: Dwan McDonald

Telephone: (405) 858-2725

Fax: (405) 858-1791


Enrollment Criteria: Families must have at least one child under the age of 6 and reside in Oklahoma, Cleveland, Canadian, Comanche, Carter, McClain, Stephens, Grady, Kay, and Garfield county.

Other services for young children in your community

Child Guidance Program

Child Guidance staff provides fee-based services that fall inot four general categories: Services to Individual Children and Families, Educational Services to the General Population, Services to professionals, and Community Development.

The program has three professional components designed to interface to provide a continuum of services to build healthy family relationships and enhance child development. These include Behavioral Health Services, Childhood Development and Parent Education Service, and Speech Language Services.

Address: 405 South Washington Ardmore, OK 73401

Contact Name: Ask for Child Guidance

Telephone: (580) 223-9705

Website: Child Guidance Program (

Enrollment Criteria: Child Guidance services are available to families of children birth to age 13. Services are provided on a sliding scale based on income and number of people in the family. Child Guidance services are covered under SoonerCare.

Oklahoma Baptist Homes for Children

Residential childcare for children from hurting families, children with minor behavioral/disciplinary issues for children without parents. Housing/support for single mothers having limited or no support. Unplanned pregnancy professional medical support. 

Address: 3800 N. May Ave., Oklahoma City, OK 73112

Contact: Diane Glennie

Telephone: (405) 309-2826


Enrollment Criteria: Children's Homes for children ages 6 to 18 from hurting families, exhibiting minor behavioral/disciplinary issues, or with no parents. Single mothers over 18 with custody of at least one child. Unplanned pregnancy professional medical support.

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: Carter County Health Department - SoonerStart 405 South Washington Ardmore, OK 73401

Contact: Please ask for SoonerStart

Telephone: (580) 223-9705

Website: SoonerStart

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

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


WIC PLUS+ is a program for families that combines WIC visits with the support of Child Development Specialist and the Parent Line. You will have the chance to ask questions about your child's development, learn about their skills and abilities, understand social emotional development and learn how to promote healthy behaviors that strengthen family relationships.

Address: 405 South Washington Ardmore, OK 73401

Contact Name: Child Development Specialist, Child Guidance

Telephone: 580-223-9705

Fax: 580-223-8736

Enrollment Criteria: Must be enrolled in WIC