Eastern Oklahoma Outreach



Catholic Charities maintains an active presence in the Tulsa diocese through the Eastern Oklahoma Outreach Program. Through helping centers in Sallisaw, McAlester, Muskogee and Poteau, Catholic Charities is able to serve areas outside the Tulsa area by providing food, clothing and other assistance. Assistance is also provided as financial support for efforts carried out by parishes in Antlers, Atoka, Boswell, Claremore, Cushing, Drumright, Durant, Hugo, Langley, Miami, Okmulgee, Pawnee, Pryor, Skiatook, Vinita and Wilburton.

Sallisaw Helping Center

409 N. Adams Street

Sallisaw, OK 74955


Tuesday through Thursday – 10 am to 2 pm

Becky Ritchie – Coordinator / Case Manager

Services include food, clothing, referral services, and limited financial assistance for rent, utilities and prescriptions.

St. Jude Helping Center in McAlester

328 E. Choctaw Ave.
McAlester, Oklahoma 74502


Fridays – 10 am to 5 pm
Saturdays – 11 am to 3 pm

Carey Fabrizio – Coordinator / Case Manager

Services include a food pantry, referral services, informal counseling/prayer and limited financial assistance for rent, utilities and prescriptions.

Immaculate Conception Helping Center in Poteau

410 N. Bagwell
Poteau, Oklahoma 74953


Tuesday and Wednesday – 9 am to 2 pm

Jennifer Davies – Coordinator / Case Manager

Services include a food pantry and limited financial assistance for rent, utilities and prescriptions.

Catholic Charities in Muskogee

1220 W. Broadway St.
Muskogee, OK 74401-6248


Liliana Carbone – Coordinator / Case Manager

Monday through Friday – 9 am to noon

Services include a food pantry and referral services.


Ministry of Compassion in Broken Arrow
A partnership with Saint Anne Parish

301 South 9th Street (Lynn Lane)
Broken Arrow, OK 74012


Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday – 9 am to 1 pm
Tuesday evenings – 6 pm to 8 pm
1st and 3rd Saturdays of each month – 9 am to 12 pm

Services include food and nutrition assistance, limited financial assistance for overdue rent, utility cutoffs, and prescription vouchers on a case-by-case basis.

Becky Wisdom – Coordinator / Case Manager