Helping America’s most vulnerable®

Stories

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  • December 18, 2017

    New Innovations At Senior Housing Complex

    Housing renovations encourage seniors to remain active healthy lives in Oklahoma City

  • December 17, 2017

    Helping Our Homeless Neighbors Survive

    Help us provide more permanent housing solutions for individuals experiencing homelessness.

  • September 7, 2017

    Become a Life Changer...for Marie

    Marie was 55 years old when she came to Volunteers of America seeking help managing her finances.

  • August 14, 2017

    Helping People Overcome - Shayne's Story

    Over 15 years of homelessness, Shayne received assistance to start a new life. A graduate of the Volunteers of America Oklahoma Permanent Supportive Housing program, Shayne is employed, restoring family relationships and creating new ones.

  • June 24, 2016

    Alfred

    Permanent Supportive Housing

    Alfred did not always feel so blessed.

  • June 24, 2016

    Mary

    Payee Services

    Payee Services client, Mary, shares her story with Volunteers of America Oklahoma and how she got to a place where she had to ask for help before it was too late.

  • August 21, 2015

    Michael & Karen's Story

    Payee Services

    Michael & Karen needed help to keep their finances in order and Volunteers of America Oklahoma Payee Services was here to help.

  • June 10, 2015

    Zack & Molly

    Special Olympics

    Zack, a client of Volunteers of America Oklahoma, has been participating in Special Olympics for 21 years and he loves it!

  • June 9, 2015

    Thomas

    Permanent Supportive Housing

    Thomas has lived in many different places, his parent’s home, military barracks, his own family home, and in his car.

  • March 1, 2015

    Jesse's Story

    With help Jesse took charge of her life.

    Jesse was in a world of addiction for nine years, as a result, Jesse found herself homeless and hopeless. She says “I suffered every day”. In 2007, Jesse was arrested and went into the Community Sentencing Program in Tulsa County. She was released from jail on a Pretrial Release bond through Tulsa County Court Services. She was only 34 years.