Community Services

Emergency Services

This program will assist families with past due utility payments, past due rent and food. KI BOIS Community Action also operates food pantries in Leflore, Latimer and Sequoyah Counties.

Haskell and Latimer County offices serve as the Salvation Army Unit for their respective County.

Smart Start Kiamichi Country (SSKC) helps children get a better start in life.  Kiamichi Country program will serve Haskell, Latimer, LeFlore and Pittsburg Counties.  This is a grassroots initiative that supports families as they raise children who are safe, healthy, eager to learn and ready to succeed in school.    

Smart Start

The Child and Adult Care Food Program is a federal food program that provides money for serving nutritious meals to children enrolled in licensed family day care homes.

RSVP offers a full range of volunteer opportunities with thousands of local and national organizations.  With RSVP, you choose how and where you want to serve.  You choose the amount of time you want to give and you choose whether you want to draw on your skills or develop new ones. 

The VITA (Volunteer Income Tax Assistance) Program provides income tax preparation assistance.  We also help determine if they are eligible to receive the Earned Income Tax Credit.  We prepare a simple tax form and then E-File it for you.  This program is free for anyone who qualifies. 

Foster Grandparents age 60 and above help children with special and exceptional needs: educational, social, emotional and/or physical. Foster Grandparents assist in local organizations -- including faith-based groups, Head Start Centers, schools, and other youth facilities. They help children learn to read, provide one-on-one tutoring, and guide children at a critical time in their lives.

Foster Grandparents
Domestic Violence Services
The primary purpose of the KI BOIS Community Action Women’s Shelter and McAlester Care Center is to provide a 24-hour safe house for women and children in threat of physical violence. 

KI BOIS Community Action, through it's local food pantry's and partnerships, is helping hundreds of people who are struggling to put food on the table throughout our five-county service area.

Food Pantry