Community Resources

ADULT SUPPORT GROUPS

Council Road Baptist Church– 405-789-3175

2900 North Council Road, Bethany, DivorceCare. Wednesdays and Fridays, 6:15 p.m. .  Call for more information.  Child care available.

 

Crossings Community Church– 405-755-2227

14600 N. Portland, Oklahoma City, OK. Ask for Life Care Ministry for more information.

 

Del City First Southern Baptist Church– 405-732-1300

6400 South Sooner Road, Oklahoma City, OK. Divorce Care for Adults and Youth

 

First Baptist Church of Moore– 405-793-2620

301 NE 27, Divorce Care: Divorce Recovery Seminar. Call for more information; ask for the education department.

 

Ministries of Jesus– 405-340-7400

1100 E. I-35 Frontage Road, Edmond, OK. Divorce Recovery.

 

Memorial Road Church of Christ– 405-607-6432

2221 E. Memorial Road, Edmond, OK 73013. Divorce Care Classes for Adults and DivorceCare for Kids.  Call 478-0166 for more information.

 

Metropolitan Baptist Church– 405-722-2550

7201 W. Britton Road, Divorce Care, Wednesdays at 6:45 p.m., childcare available.

 

United Methodist Church of the Servant– 405-721-4141

14343 N. MacArthur. Call for more information about programs.

 

Trinity Baptist Church– 405-354-4839

600 N. Cemetery Road, Yukon, OK 73099. Divorce Care Class.

 

Archdiocesan Office of Family Life 405-721-8944

7500 NW Expressway, OKC “Beginning Experience”, a residential weekend retreat for divorced, separated, or widowed individuals.  “Retrouvaille” weekend retreat for marriages with difficulties or problems.    www.archokc.org

 

Go to www.divorcecare.org to find additional divorce support options at various area churches. You can enter your zip code or city to see if one is available in your community.

YOUTH PROGRAMS

Crossings Community Church– 755-2227

14600 N. Portland, Oklahoma City, OK. Life Tools for Kids.  Call for more information, ask for: Life Care Ministry.

 

Memorial Road Church of Christ– 607-6432

2221 E. Memorial Road, Edmond, OK 73013. Divorce Care Classes for Adults and DivorceCare for Kids.  Call 478-0166 for more information.

 

The Community Learning Council- Art Therapy- Healing the Hurt– 751-4319

www.clc-inc.org. To help children and adolescents ages 5-17 overcome trauma including witnessing or experiencing domestic abuse. For times, locations, availability of services, and fee schedule please call.

FAMILY PROGRAMS AND COUNSELING AGENCIES

City-County Health Departments- Child Guidance

Child Guidance Departments offer parenting classes and health screenings, and family counseling at some locations.

  • City-County Health Dept – Central Office (Kelley) 405-427-8651   921 NE 23rd,   OKC   Call to find what services are available in various locations.
  • Cleveland County Health Dept 405-794-1591     424 S. Eastern; Moore
  • Norman Health Dept 405-321-4048     250 NE 12; Norman

 

Family Builders 405-232-8226

415 NW 5th; OKC   Parenting classes, Parent-Child Interaction Therapy, Batterer’s Intervention Program

 

Cope, Inc.   405-524-2673

2701 N. Oklahoma Ave OKC  Family Skills Development, Helping kids with divorce, Oklahoma fatherhood program, counseling.

 

Northcare Children’s Office  405-858-2700

4436 NW 50; OKC  Individual and family counseling

 

Sunbeam Family Services   405-528-7721

1100 NW 14; OKC   Individual and family counseling, parent education

 

Moore Youth and Family Services  405-799-3379

624 NW 5; Moore   Individual and family counseling

 

Center for Children and Families Inc   405-364-1420

1151 E. Main; Norman   Counseling, parenting classes, parents assistance

 

Tri-City Youth and Family Center: (405) 390-8131

14625 N.E 23rd St. Choctaw.    Provides individual family and group counseling; psychological and educational testing, assessment and referral.

 

El Reno Youth and Family Services   405-262-6555

7565 East US Highway 66; El Reno  Individual and family counseling

 

Catholic Charities    405-523-3000

1501 N. Classen Blvd. OKC    Call for info on programs that assist families

RESOURCES FOR ASSISTANCE WITH RECONCILIATION

Oklahoma Marriage Initiative   405.848.4046; 3 East Main Street;  OKC, OK  73104
Provides free educational workshops, seminars and retreats for couples as well as singles on healthy relationships, including dating, engaged couples preparing for marriage, marriage enrichment, couples in stepfamilies, and numerous events tailored for special populations. These services are not counseling, nor are they meant to meet the needs of those struggling with more serious individual or relationship issues, such as domestic violence, substance abuse, depression or divorce conflict.

 

Archdiocesan Office of Family Life   405-721-8944; 7500 NW Expressway, OKC
Beginning Experience”, a residential weekend retreat for divorced, separated, or widowed individuals.  “Retrouvaille” weekend retreat for marriages with difficulties or problems.
www.archokc.org

 Many churches often have programs and retreats on marriage enrichment, etc. They also often have pastors, ministers, priests or lay counselors who provide marital counseling.

 

Northcare-Family & Children’s Office                Edmond Family Counseling
4436 NW 50                                                                          1251 N. Broadway
OKC, OK                                                                                 Edmond
405.858.2700                                                                        405.341.3554

Transforming Life Counseling Center                   Northcare-Norman office
16301 Sonoma Park Drive                                                   550 24th Ave NW; Suite E
OKC                                                                                           Norman
405.246.5433                                                                          405.858.2785

 


Also try contacting:
Licensed Marriage and Family Therapists (LMFT) in your area.
Licensed Professional Counselors (LPC) in your area
Licensed Clinical Social Workers (LCSW) in your area
Licensed Psychologists in your area

(Calm Waters does not provide lists of individual professionals.)

RESOURCES FOR MEDIATION

Early Settlement Mediation 405-556-9802  Central Office – OKC

2100 N. Lincoln OKC    (See attached brochure for office locations in other areas of the state)

Provides low cost mediation services for divorce and child custody as well as other dispute resolution

 

Cooperative Divorce Solutions  405-513-4089

13308 N. MacArthur Blvd; OKC   Mediation services for a peaceful separation

CREDIT & FINANCIAL COUNSELING

Consumer Credit Counseling Service: (405) 789-2227
Offers individual counseling on money management skills and provides debt management program involving negotiation with other creditors.
Locations in Bethany, Mid-Del, Edmond, Norman, and South OKC.

ADDICTION & SUBSTANCE ABUSE

A Chance To Change (in OKC) 405-840-9000

www.achancetochange.org

 

Alcoholics Anonymous

www.alcoholics-anonymous.org

 

Al-Anon

www.al-anon.org

 

Narcotics Anonymous

www.na.org

DOMESTIC VIOLENCE

OKC Domestic Violence Center    405-948-1770

OCADVSA (Okla Coalition Against Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault) 405-524-0790

HELPLINES

Okla 24-Hour Safeline   1-800-522-SAFE   (domestic violence, sexual assault)

Nat’l Suicide Life Line  1-800-273-TALK   (suicide prevention)

Oklahoma County Crisis Intervention Center   405-522-8100

Reach Out Hotline   1-800-522-9054    (24 Hour assistance with mental health and substance abuse)

Problem Gambling Helpline  1-800-522-4700

Oklahoma Tobacco Helpline    1-800-QUITNOW