COVID-19 Emergency Rental/Utilities Assistance Programs

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Grace Resource Center Applications

Due to the threat of transmission of the Coronavirus, the Grace Center of Southern Oklahoma's Resource Office is accepting applications online. If you are a resident of Carter, Love, Murray, Marshall, or Johnston counties and you wish to apply for assistance, please complete the application that corresponds to your service needs:


Application for Emergency Financial Assistance Program (rent/utility assistance, prescription assistance), click here.

To learn more about the Emergency Financial Assistance Program, including eligibility and program guidelines, please click here.

After you complete the application, please submit your supporting documents to or text it to 580-217-3304. If you are unable to submit these items by email or text, please call the Grace Center at 580-223-2027 to discuss your situation.


You may apply in-person at the Grace Resource Center lobby, 11 A St. NW in Ardmore. The lobby is open Monday - Thursday from 9 a.m. - Noon; and 1 - 3 p.m. Fridays 9 a.m. - Noon. You may also call to request a phone interview. Please call 580-223-2027 to request a phone interview or schedule a phone interview. 

Applications can not be considered until the supporting documents are submitted. Please review the supporting documents list and submit based on your request. 

Beginning March 8, 2021: All applicants for emergency financial assistance on rent bills and utility bills must attend the Grace Center's 60-minute Money Management Class. If a households is approved for assistance, the Grace Center will make a pledge for payment on the client's account. The pledge will not be paid until the household meets the Money Management Class requirement. 

Money Management
Upcoming Classes:

5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 30 
11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 2
3 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 2 
3 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 9 
11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 16
3 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 16
1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 21
11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 30 

2022 Classes:

Thursday, January 6 @ 11am
Thursday, January 6 @ 3pm
Thursday, January 13 @ 3pm
Thursday, January  20 @ 11am
Thursday, January  20 @ 3pm
Thursday, January  27 @ 11am

Application for Assistance on State Identification Card or Driver's License, click here.
Due to the state of Oklahoma implementing the new REAL ID law, the Grace Center of Southern Oklahoma

is limited to the assistance it can provide on state ID and Driver's License requests. Please call the Grace

Center to speak with staff about your situation.