Cleveland County

Contact Information


Eva Smith
Cleveland County Coordinator
405-651-7809
eva-smith@ouhsc.edu

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Ways community members can get involved

Join our coalition 

  • Are visitors welcome? yes
  • Process for joining group? Come to the meeting

Become a Core family member

Sooner SUCCESS is committed to have family members of those with special needs represented at the table when special needs issues are discussed. If you are interested in learning more about the role of the Core Family Member in this coalition, contact eva-smith@ouhsc.edu

Coalition Information

Coalition name: Cleveland County disABILITY Coalition

Location of meeting: United Way of Norman, 2424 Springer Drive, Norman, OK

Date/time of meeting: First Tuesday of each month from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm

Mission Statement of primary goal of coalition: To enhance the quality of life for persons with disabilities with the purpose of increasing awareness of all disabilities and identifying needs and developing solutions to those needs.

Past coalition projects, awards, highlights and/or accomplishments: 

  • Produced video depicting successful employment highlighting employees with disabilities and their employers
  • Hosted multiple community engagement events to recognize and celebrate employers who hire individuals with disabilities
  • Accessibility Campaign in the City of Norman to promote awareness of citizens blocking sidewalks with vehicles and garbage cans
  • Host expert speakers on disability issues at coalition meetings

Current areas of need the group is working on: 

  • Increasing the number of employers who hire and train individuals with disabilities
  • Exploring a potential community garden
  • All-inclusive parks in the City of Norman