Children, Youth and Family Services

Youth Centered. Family Focused.

Children, Youth and Family Services PROCESS OF CHANGE.
Children, Youth and Family Services is a process of change that partners families, youth and professionals in a collaborative effort to develop a customized care management plan for youth with serious emotional or behavioral health issues.

COLLABORATIVE EFFORT. FAMILY FOCUSED.
The Care Coordinator and Family Support Provider work closely with referred families to identify a Family Team consisting of family members and other support persons, such as neighbors, friends or counselors who care about and know the family best, and other service providers such as job services, health services, school services and more.

CUSTOM APPROACH. YOUTH CENTERED.
The Children, Youth and Family Services staff and the Family Team, then develop a customized plan focusing on (1) meeting the youth’s physical, emotional, intellectual, educational, social, cultural and family needs, (2) mobilizing available resources (3) identifying goals.

EMPOWERMENT. RESULTS ORIENTED.
Children, Youth and Family Services empowers the youth and their families that results in:

  • decreased out of home placements
  • improved school performance
  • promoting positive emotional and behavioral functioning
  • decreasing interactions with the legal system
  • enhancing the overall quality of life for the participants
  • Children, Youth and Family Services Sites

    Okmulgee County Children, Youth and Family Services
    400 W. 6th
    Okmulgee, OK 74447
    918-758-4110

    Okfuskee County Children, Youth and Family Services
    209 W. Broadway
    Okemah 74859
    918-623-2922

    Creek County Children, Youth and Family Services
    23 E. Ross
    Sapulpa, OK 74066
    918-227-2016

    Pawnee County Children, Youth and Family Services
    540 Illinois
    Pawnee, OK 74058
    918-698-5203

    Wagoner County Children, Youth and Family Services
    2109 S. Hwy 60
    Wagoner, OK 74467
    918-485-0242

    Cherokee County Children, Youth and Family Services
    711 S. Muskogee Ave.
    Tahlequah, OK 74464
    918-207-0078







    Children’s Services Referral Form




    Child Welfare:
    Involved (open CW case)
    In DHS custody
    Juvenile Justice
    Involved
    In custody
    Other Law Enforcement
    Primary Care
    School System:
    IEP
    504 Plan
    Other
    Inpatient Facility
    Other Referral
    Youth Information:

    Male
    Female
    Currently at risk of losing placement?
    Yes
    No

    Current Caregiver Information:

    Risk Factors

    Physical aggression toward authority figures, family members, peers
    Self-harm
    Attempted suicide or suicidal thoughts
    History of inpatient psychiatric hospitalization(s)
    History of running away
    Hallucinations – aural, visual or tactile
    Perpetrator of sexual abuse
    Involvement in criminal activity
    Victim of sexual abuse
    Sets fires
    Repeated incidents of lying, stealing, property destruction
    Victim of physical abuse
    Intentionally hurts others
    Termination of parental rights