Applying for Benefits
Benefits for custody children
To apply for benefits for an OKDHS custody child, the child welfare worker should make a request through intra-agency mail to:
Child Welfare Services
Attention: Administrative Services Unit (ASU)
Sequoyah Memorial Office Building
The request must include:
a completed 04MP029E (DCFS-119) "Report of Social Security/ Veterans Benefits or Other Benefits for Children in Out-of-Home Placement;"
a certified birth certificate (unless born in Oklahoma, then it can be a copy);
a copy of the removal order;
- a list of medical resources, include names, addresses and telephone numbers;
- copies of medical information pertaining to the disabling condition stating diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment; and
- a KIDS Placement History (04KI027E, CWS-KIDS-18) from custody date to present date.