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About OKDHS LIVE: Welcome to OKDHSLIVE  the official blog of the Oklahoma Department of Human Services (OKDHS). Our mission is to bring HOPE to the more than 1.25 million children and families we serve each year in Oklahoma. Through this blog, we aim to give a glimpse into the lives of those who need our help, share stories of how OKDHS is making a difference in our state, and provide updates on how you can get involved with our mission.

Oklahoma DHS is committed to bringing HOPE to the more than 1.25 million children and families we serve each year


This is the primary focus of the agency, and it serves as the basis for all the services we offer. We strive to ensure that each child and family has the stability, support, and resources they need to be successful. We believe that through our dedication to this mission, we can make a positive impact in the lives of all those we serve. 

The goal of this agency is to provide stability for children and families

Oklahoma DHS is dedicated to helping families achieve stability, security, and economic self-sufficiency. They focus on providing necessary services that are tailored to meet the unique needs of each family. This includes providing resources such as assistance with basic needs such as food, shelter, and clothing, as well as support for child care and employment services. 

Additionally, the agency provides guidance and counseling services to assist families in developing a strong foundation for their future. By offering these services, Oklahoma DHS strives to ensure that every family is able to live with dignity and hope for a better future.

They offer a variety of services to those in need

Oklahoma DHS provides support to individuals and families in need of assistance with food, healthcare, child care, employment, housing and more. Their services range from temporary financial assistance to long-term solutions to help provide stability and improve lives.


Programs such as Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), and the Oklahoma Medicaid Program provide assistance to those facing difficult circumstances. Oklahoma DHS is dedicated to helping those in need by offering a wide array of services that can make a difference.

They are always looking for ways to improve our services

The Oklahoma Department of Human Services (OKDHS) is constantly striving to provide the best possible services to the 1.25 million children and families they serve each year. This includes innovating new services, leveraging technology, and refining current service models. They are continually seeking feedback from their stakeholders to ensure that their efforts are meeting the needs of those they serve.


Oklahoma DHS is a vital part of the state’s support network for children and families. The agency is committed to providing stability and hope to those in need. By providing services such as counseling, parenting classes, and financial assistance, they are helping to build a better future for the families and children of Oklahoma. With their continued efforts, OKDHSLIVE is working towards making sure that all Oklahoma families have the resources and support they need.

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