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Do you qualify to fill the role of a Housing Navigator? Do you desire to help other women in need? If you do, click "We're Hiring!" to apply!

PLEASE NOTE: Beginning March 28, 2022, families with children under the age of 18 living in Oklahoma City limits may be eligible for a special rent assistance program and may apply online each Monday beginning 7:00 a.m.  Click here for more information.
Our weekly rent and utilities assistance phone screening will open each Monday beginning at 9:00 a.m. for families with children under the age of 18 or seniors age 55 or older living in Oklahoma County. Call 405-232-5507 beginning at 9:00 a.m. and follow the phone prompts for Rent and Utility assistance to access screening.  Click here for more information. 
We will respond to requests for assistance in the order they are received until we reach our funding capacity for the week. We will not receive requests during weeks with holidays.


The Upward Transitions' office will be closed, all day today. Staff is working remotely due to weather conditions. Please reach us via phone or email. Thanks for your understanding.

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American Tourist 2022

American Tourist is Upward Transitions' annual fundraiser. On Friday, May 6, 2022, we invite you to join us at American Tourist in Austin!
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Our methods of serving our community may have changed over the last few months, but we are still here for you when you need support. If you can't find what you need on our website, please call our office for more information.
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Outside the 405 area code dial 1-877-362-1606 for 2-1-1 Heartline in Central Oklahoma.

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Serving Oklahoma City since 1925, Upward Transitions strives to prevent generational poverty through community collaboration, emergency relief and empowerment, therefore inspiring hope with our neighbors experiencing housing instability.

In 2018-2019, more than 3,300 people received direct assistance from Upward Transitions including transportation, housing, food, legal documents, and state IDs.

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