Social Services

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.

 

Staff

 

Sandra Mithlo, MSW
Director

 

Contact

Ph: (580) 492 3794
Fax: (580) 492 3742

 

Mailing

Comanche Nation Social Services
P.O. Box 908
Lawton, OK 73502

 

Address

584 NW Bingo Rd.
Lawton, OK 73507

Monday, 25 April 2011 14:54

Emergency Assistance

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.

Click here to download the Emergency Assistance Application (PDF).

 

THERE IS A 6 MONTH WAIT PERIOD, AFTER SERVICES RENDERED, BEFORE ELIGIBLE TO RE-APPLY FOR ASSISTANCE.

Monday, 25 April 2011 14:53

Burial 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.

Click here to download the Burial Assistance Application (PDF).

Click here to download the Bereavement Assistance Application (PDF).

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.

Click here to download the Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) Application (PDF).

 

Monday, 25 April 2011 14:33

General Assistance

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.