Attention:  The National Weather Service forecasts the temperature to be 32 degrees or below with rain and high winds through this Saturday.  

Please go to UT Freeze Notice for a list of shelters providing overflow beds for those seeking to get out of the cold.

Upward Transitions has reached its funding capacity for this week and can no longer receive requests for assistance. Please call 2-1-1 to be connected to other resources that may be able to assist you.

Upward Transitions will not be taking requests for assistance on Monday, February 19, 2024, due to the Presidents Day holiday.

We will resume weekly rent and utilities assistance screening requests on Monday, February 26, 2024, at 7:00 a.m. through our ONLINE website form or by calling 405-232-5507 at 9:00 a.m. until we receive the number of qualifying requests that meet our funding capacity for the week.

We do not accept requests during weeks with a holiday. If you need assistance, please call 2-1-1 to be connected to other resources that may be able to help you.

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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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Many things in life can leave a person in crisis: the aftermath of a storm, loss of a job, abuse at home, mental health struggles, bills higher than earnings. 2-1-1 Heartline provides resources and support to get you back on your feet. 


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 in our neighbors experiencing housing instability.

In 2021-2022, nearly 3,300 people received direct assistance from Upward Transitions including transportation, housing, food, legal documents, and state IDs.

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