OASIS provides a statewide information and referral service that can help Oklahomans with special needs and other families in need find community resources. Anyone needing help can call the toll-free number: 800-426-2747 or search their online directory. OASIS has a database of thousands of agencies, organizations and programs throughout the state, and can help people find the services they need in their area. OASIS also has listings of national organizations and agencies as well as local support groups.
The Aging Services Division (ASD) helps develop systems to support independence and protect the quality of life of older persons and promotes citizen involvement in planning and delivering services. ASD builds coalitions with local agencies, businesses and communities to develop employment and volunteer programs for older Oklahomans, targeting senior citizens as both providers and recipients. ASD promotes health care accessibility through annual advocacy campaigns to address issues of elderly Medicaid recipients, case management for Medicaid recipients over age 60 and health promotion campaigns.
The Oklahoma Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services (ODMHSAS) was established through the Mental Health Law of 1953, although publicly supported services to Oklahomans with mental illness date back to early statehood. Today, the three principal realms of ODMHSAS activity are mental health, substance abuse, and domestic violence/sexual assault services.
The Oklahoma Health Care Authority is the State of Oklahoma's Medicaid Agency. It administers SoonerCare and other health related programs. The purpose of this website is to provide health and medical policy information to Medicaid consumers and providers.
The overall purpose of the Oklahoma Indian Council on Aging is to operate exclusively for charitable and education purposes, to bring about improved, comprehensive services to the Oklahoma Indian Elderly.
Your Oklahoma provides one-stop access to state and local government: a centralized electronic portal where citizens and businesses can easily access government information and services from multiple agencies. YourOklahoma is a collaborative effort between the Oklahoma Office of State Finance and NIC Oklahoma to create an Internet gateway facilitating interaction with Oklahoma government electronically.