Southwest Foster Care, Inc. is a foster care agency providing both Traditional and Therapeutic family placement and support options to foster youth in Oklahoma between the ages 0-18, who have been assessed through the Department of Mental Health and determined eligible to receive services according to the medical necessity criteria.
These youth are in the custody of the State of Oklahoma, referred by the Department of Human Services. Private referrals / placements are considered on an individualized basis. Southwest Foster Care, Inc., strives to have dedicated staff and therapists who care about children and believe they can make a difference.
Our mission is to provide Christ-centered care and services dedicated to helping children and families heal in the community. Southwest Foster Care will recruit, train, support, and retain quality foster parents who feel called to provide a safe, loving, healing environment for a child who has been placed in OKDHS custody.
In addition, Southwest Foster Care, Inc., provides a structured but nurturing environment that helps to promote responsibility while teaching the youth to control their behavior and make better choices. Southwest Foster Care, Inc., also helps foster youth resolve trauma, loss and separation from families or previous placements.
There are over 8000 children in Oklahoma tonight in need of:
- a safe place to sleep
- a responsible adult to notice they need help
- someone who sees them
- someone who cares