Social Services (5)
To provide the best service possible to our tribal people by allowing all who seek assistance to maintain their dignity and pride.
Sandra Mithlo, MSW
Adult/Child Protection Worker
Ph: (580) 492 3794
Ph: (580) 492 3358
Fax: (580) 492 3742
MailingComanche Nation Social Services
P.O. Box 908
Lawton, OK 73502
Address584 NW Bingo Rd.
Lawton, OK 73507
Emergency Assistance: This program is designed to assist eligible tribal members in need of financial assistance through direct assistance or referrals to other available resources within the tribe or outside agencies. Currently this program only assists with utilities and rent. The applicant must be an enrolled member of the Comanche Nation and head of household.
THERE IS A 6 MONTH WAIT PERIOD, AFTER SERVICES RENDERED, BEFORE ELIGIBLE TO RE-APPLY FOR ASSISTANCE.
Burial Assistance: This program is designed to assist the survivors of the deceased enrolled tribal members in meeting the high cost of burial expenses by making a payment to the funeral home.
Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP): This program is designed for eligible tribal members to assist with emergency heating and cooling cost. Tribal members must reside in the five (5) county service areas, which are: Caddo, Comanche, Cotton, Kiowa and Tillman counties; meet income guidelines and have not received assistance from the State of Oklahoma Department of Human Services.
General Assistance: Purpose of the program is to assist eligible Comanche Tribal members with a direct payment in order to assist in meeting their basic needs. This program is designed for enrolled Comanche Tribal members residing in Comanche, Cotton, Caddo, Tillman, and Kiowa Counties. There must be zero income in the home. Call Anna Silverhom at (580) 492 3360 for assistance.