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What is Familyhood?

A best-practice and research-informed statewide strategy that engages systems, communities, and local entities in building the capacity of vulnerable Oklahomans to improve family well-being and self-sufficiency.

A unifying brand that organizes strategies to support pillars of family success


Our Goals

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Provide vulnerable families with access to high-quality services

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Expand the use of evidence-informed approaches and best practices

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Grow safety net systems and community-based capacity to support low-income families

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Build adult and youth capacity through education, skill building, and coaching

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Enhance TANF Modernization efforts with training, technical assistance, and tools

Multi-Strategy Design

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Program Support &

Build and maintain the Familyhood strategy
  • OHS staff training
  • Training & Technical Assistance to OHS funded contractors
  • Policy & practice resources
  • Research, data collection, & performance management
  • Strategic communications
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Equip local communities and service providers
  • Curriculum training and implementation support
  • Healthy Relationships
    • Fatherhood
    • Parenting
    • Financial Literacy
    • Leadership & Coaching
  • Local capacity & collaborations
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Develop research-informed innovations and opportunities
  • Family Expectations
  • 0-3 programming
  • Wellspring weekends for high-need populations
  • Research, data collection, & performance management
  • Integration with other human services efforts
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