Children Resources

The City of Tahlequah understands the importance of meeting the needs of its children and has taken proactive measures to provide a comprehensive list of resources. This initiative shows the city's commitment to ensuring the well-being and development of its young population. Children Hands painted

CASA of Cherokee Country - The mission of CASA of Cherokee Country is to be a voice for children who come into the court system as a result of abuse and/or neglect by providing trained volunteer advocates who speak independently for the best interests of the children.

  • 918-456-8788
  • 201 E. Delaware Street

Cherokee Nation WIC - The Cherokee Nation first contracted to operate a WIC program in 1977. WIC is a nutrition program that provides nutrition and health education, healthy foods, and breastfeeding education support to eligible women, infants, and children.

  • Click here to contact Cherokee Nation Public Health

OK Child Abuse Hotline - Every person in Oklahoma who has reason to believe that a child under 18 has been abused or neglected or is in danger of being abused or neglected is required by law to promptly make a report. 

  • 1-800-522-3511

Hands of Grace Warehouse - Zoë Institute operates the “Hands of Grace” warehouse. Families can access the warehouse four times within a four-month period. Items available vary but typically include food, paper products, clothing, hygiene items, diapers, and household items.  Voucher from Zoe Institute is required.

  • 918-453-9778
  • 18929 E. Bluebird Lane

Tahlequah Public Schools Outreach Center - Provides Student Hygiene items, clothing items, SNAP & TANIF Assistance, Parent Resource Books & Info, Food Pantry Assistance, Community Resource Referrals, School Supplies Assistance, Counseling Referrals, Backpack program and Family Engagement & Informative Nights.  

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