Second Oklahoma City children’s shelter licensed as existing DHS shelter nears capacity

DHS has obtained a temporary license to open a second children’s shelter in Oklahoma City as its existing shelter continues to operate at near capacity.

BY RANDY ELLIS Published: September 10, 2012

Powell said the...

Oklahoman subscribers have access to this article. Unlock it below.

What is this? Learn more. has disabled the comments for this article.

At a glance

People willing to serve as emergency foster parents can get more information online at or calling (800) 376-9729.

Trending Now


  1. 1
    College Football Halftime Show Rocks The Stadium Like A Hurricane
  2. 2
    Michele Bachmann given security detail over ISIL threat
  3. 3
    Study: Vegetarians have much lower sperm counts
  4. 4
    Oil CEO Dies in a Moscow Plane Crash
  5. 5
    News 9: Parents Of Missing Caddo Co. Teen Track Her Across The Country
+ show more