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Thursday, 30 June 2011 11:15

Assistance (Caregivers)

EATING - ASSISTANCE WITH FEEDING
DRESSING – HELP GETTING DRESSED
BATHING - ASSIST WITH THEIR BATH
TRANSFERRING - ASSIST WITH WALKING
TOILETING - NEEDING HELP WITH GOING TO THE RESTROOM
INCONTINENCE - REQUIRING ASSISTANCE
ALZHEIMER’S OR DEMENTIA

 

And chronic conditions leading to disability : Heart disease, Stroke, Diabetes, Pulmonary disease. Affecting functioning ability: Arthritis, Vision and Hearing loss , Osteoporosis, Impairment, Hypertension, and other illness and diseases.

Published in Caregivers
Thursday, 30 June 2011 11:12

Services (Caregivers)

If you are a caregiver then you maybe eligible for caregiver services such as the following:



1. Information - to caregivers about services.

2. Assistance - to caregivers in gaining access to the services(individual one-on-one)

3. Counseling - support groups, and caregiver training to assist the caregiver in making decisions and solving problems relating to their care giving roles.

4. Respite - care to enable caregivers to be temporary relieved from their care giving responsibilities.

5. Supplementa l- Services on a limited basis to compliment the care provided by caregivers.







 

If you area caregiver who is sixty (60) years or older or if you are a grandparent sixty (60) years or older raising your grandchildren who is eighteen (18) years or younger, you may be eligible for assistance with the elderly requiring two (2) activities of daily living.

Published in Caregivers
Wednesday, 29 June 2011 10:43

Available Services (FAC)

 

Temporary Shelter
Counseling for Batterers
Clothes Closet
Help With Protective Orders
Community Referrals
Help with Victim's Compensation Claims
Counseling
Support Group Counseling
Life Skill Classes
Limited Transportation
Resume Preparation

 

Seminars: Provides prevention / intervention training classes in the following areas: Domestic Violence / Sexual Assault, Stalking, Dating Violence, Bullying, Violence in the Workplace, ect. Training is available for civic / religious organizations, schools, law enforcement, medical staff, etc.

 

This program is funded mostly through federal grants and relies on the generosity of the community to makeup shortfalls. There is no gift too small to make a difference when helping someone fleeing from danger. You can host a fundraiser, donate supplies, donate money or volunteer.

 

For additional information, contact our office:

(580) 492 3590

Monday - Friday

8 AM and 5 PM

Wednesday, 29 June 2011 09:04

Job Placement (JPT) Program

The Adult Vocational Training Program is designed to assist eligible tribal members attending long-term/full-time training in programs offered by state vocational schools approved by the tribal/federal contract. The AVT Program offers financial assistance & vocational counseling for a school period of at lease nine (9) months, not to exceed twenty-four (24) months.

Published in Higher Education
Wednesday, 29 June 2011 09:03

College Scholarship Program

The Comanche Nation Scholarship Program provides grants to Comanche students who are attending post secondary institutions/colleges/universities and who are pursuing a Bachelors / Masters / Doctorate Degree or are in a two year program which will transfer to a four year program. In order to qualify for the award, a student must be an enrolled member of the Comanche Nation; be a high school graduate or possess a GED Certificate; be approved for admissions by the college; be in need of financial aid; and give reasonable assurance they will be successful in completing a four year college degree program.

Deadlines for College
Fall Semester ~ June 1st
Spring Semester ~ October 1st
Summer Semester ~ April 1st
Published in Higher Education
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. 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 90 DAY WAIT PERIOD, AFTER SERVICES RENDERED, BEFORE ELIGIBLE TO RE-APPLY FOR ASSISTANCE.

Published in Social Services
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).

 

THERE IS A 90 DAY WAIT PERIOD, AFTER SERVICES RENDERED, BEFORE ELIGIBLE TO RE-APPLY FOR ASSISTANCE.

Published in Social Services

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).

 

THERE IS A 90 DAY WAIT PERIOD, AFTER SERVICES RENDERED, BEFORE ELIGIBLE TO RE-APPLY FOR ASSISTANCE.

Published in Social Services