Who is a part of Yes I Can?


Youth who were in OKDHS or tribal custody, in out of home care on their 18th birthday, and are now between the ages of 18 and 21; and youth who have entered into an OKDHS approved guardianship or adoption after the age of 16.


What is Yes I Can?


Yes I Can! assists eligible youth who have left OKDHS or Tribal custody and care on or after their 18th birthday to live as well adjusted, active members of the community. This support could be providing financial assistance, resources, or case management. Youth participating in Yes I Can! should recognize and accept personal responsibility for their transition from foster care to adulthood.


Where do I contact Yes I Can?


Call Yes I Can at 1-800-397-2945 or contact us by leaving a message in the “Contact Us” box on this page. The phone lines are open Monday through Friday from 8:00 am until 5:00 pm.


When should I contact Yes I Can?


Contact Yes I Can on your 18th birthday OR when you move into a guardianship or adoption to see what we can do for you!


Why do I need to contact Yes I Can?


Yes I Can can give you the support you need to further your education, career, and other independent living goals.


How do I get help from Yes I Can?


Call us! We answer the phone Monday through Friday between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm. If you get the voicemail, it means we’re helping someone else at the moment. Leave a message with your first and last names, a good contact phone number including area code, and a time when we can call you back. Or, leave a message in the “Contact Us” box on this page.