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Oklahoma

1. State CHIP Program
Oklahoma Health Care Authority
(405) 522-6205; (800) 522-0114

2. Early Intervention

Programs for Infants and Toddlers with Disabilities: Ages Birth through 2
Mark Sharp, Associate Director Early Intervention
Special Education Services
Special Education Services
Department of Education
2500 N. Lincoln Boulevard, Suite 510
Oklahoma City, OK 73105-4599
(405) 521-4880
Web & E-mail

Programs for Children with Disabilities: Ages 3 through 5
Ann Gericke, Preschool Coordinator
Special Education Services
Department of Education
2500 N. Lincoln Boulevard, Suite 510
Oklahoma City, OK 73105-4599
(405) 522-4513
Web & E-mail

3. Education Support

State Department of Education: Special Education
Misty Kimbrough, Assistant State Superintendent
Special Education Services
Department of Education
2500 N. Lincoln Boulevard, Suite 412
Oklahoma City, OK 73105-4599
(405) 521-4873
Web & E-mail

State Coordinator for NCLB (No Child Left Behind)
Dr. Cindy Koss, Assistant State Superintendent
School Improvement, Office of Standards and Curriculum
Department of Education
2500 N. Lincoln Boulevard, Suite 315
Oklahoma City, OK 73105-4599
(405) 521-4514
Web & E-mail

4. Vocational Rehabilitation

State Vocational Rehabilitation Agency
Linda S. Parker, Director
Department of Rehabilitation Services
3535 N.W. 58th, Suite 500
Oklahoma City, OK 73112
(405) 951-3400; (800) 845-8476
E-mail

Coordinator for Transition Services
Kim Nickerson, Project Coordinator
Special Education Services
Oklahoma Department of Education
2500 N. Lincoln Boulevard
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
(405) 521-4869
Web & E-mail

5. Developmental Disabilities

Councils on Developmental Disabilities
Ann Trudgeon, Director
Oklahoma Developmental Disabilities Council
2401 N.W. 23rd Street, Suite 74
Oklahoma City, OK 73107
(405) 521-4984; (800) 836-4470
Web & E-mail

6. Mental Health Agency

State Mental Health Agency
Rand Baker, Interim Commissioner
Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
P.O. Box 53277
Oklahoma City, OK 73152-3277
(405) 522-3878
Web & E-mail

State Mental Health Representative for Children and Youth
Jackie Shipp, Director of Children's Services
Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse Services
P.O. Box 53277
Oklahoma City, OK 73152
(405) 522-4142
Web & E-mail

7. Referral Centers

University Centers for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities
Valerie N. Williams, Director
Center for Learning and Leadership/UCEDD
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
College of Medicine
P.O. Box 26901, ROB 342
Oklahoma City, OK 73190-3042
(405) 271-4500, ext 0; (800) 627-6827
Web & E-mail

8. Links

Protection and Advocacy Agency
Kayla A. Bower, J.D., Executive Director
Oklahoma Disability Law Center, Inc
2915 Classen Boulevard
300 Cameron Building
Oklahoma City, OK 73106
(405) 525-7755 (V/TTY); (800) 880-7755 (V/TTY, in OK)
Web & E-mail
Web: www.redlands-partners.org
Web: www.idea-504.info

Oklahoma Disability Law Center, Inc.
Kayla A. Bower, J.D., Executive Director
2828 E. 51st Street, Suite 302
Tulsa, OK 74105
(918) 743-6220 (V/TTY); (800) 226-5883 (V/TTY, in OK )
Web & E-mail
Web: www.redlands-partners.org
Web: www.idea-504.info
 
Programs for Children with Special Health Care Needs
Mary Stalnacker, Director
Family Support Services
Department of Human Services
P.O. Box 25352
Oklahoma City, OK 73125
(405) 521-3076
Web

NICHCY

Updated: August, 2007
A publication of the National Dissemination Center for Children with Disabilities

 
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Local support groups for families, advocacy organizations, treatment centers, and funding sources.

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