WHY FAMILY PROMISE OF TULSA COUNTY

IS NEEDED

What Homelessness Looks  Like in Tulsa County.

1,217
HOMELESS FAMILY MEMBERS IN TULSA COUNTY
HOMELESS CHILDREN IN  TULSA COUNTY SCHOOLS
1,100
200
BEDS FOR FAMILY 
MEMBERS IN TULSA COUNTY

Did you know that families are the fastest growing segment of the homeless population?

There are 1,217 homeless family members in Tulsa County according to government standard definitions.

There are over 3,700 children living in homelessness based on local school statistics which take into account families who are couch surfing, doubling up, or living in their cars.

There are only 200 beds available for family members in local shelters in Tulsa County.

Half of the guests at Family Promise Center of Tulsa County are children and most of them are five years old or younger.

Family Promise of Tulsa County is cost-effective. Because we utilize existing resources, we are able to deliver $3 in goods and services for every $1 we receive.

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