Employment supports available on the Waiting List
Unfortunately, funds are not currently available to serve every Oklahoman in need of services on our waiver program. However, there are services available to those on the waiting list.
State funds have been made available to support individuals interested in employment services.Individual agencies have been provided funds to provide those services.
You can find these agencies by contacting the employment programs officer in your area:
Area 1 (serving Oklahoma City Metro area and west of I-35):
Gwen Ferguson Gwen.Ferguson@okdhs.org; 405-982-3223
Area 2 ( Tulsa and east of I-35):
Jennifer Upshaw Jennifer.Upshaw@okdhs.org; (918)691-4558
Area 3 (south of I-40; or I-240 in the metro):
Debbie Sims Debbie.Sims@okdhs.org; (405) 982-2473