Compassionate Hands serves residents in the 73099 zip code and/or the Yukon School District. Clients must meet guidelines set by the Compassionate Hands Board of Directors.
Transportation Program (Care-A-Van)
Our transportation program serves people that live in Yukon 73099 area and within the Yukon ISD, but we will transport them to any destination within a 30 mile radius. We provide transportation services to the elderly and the disabled, with regards to medical, nutrition, employment, social/recreational, shopping and limited personal needs.
The van will take passengers to destinations in surrounding areas (30 mile radius one way).
In 2012, we transported 1,540 elderly and disabled passengers and we traveled more than 28,000 miles.
We provide assistance with utility cutoffs. Clients must meed agency requirements and live in the Yukon ISD. We are able to assist those in need once per year.
Housing / Emergency Shelter
We assist clients with other emergency situations, such as gasoline to get to work, doctor visits, prescription pickups, etc. We’ve also assisted local Yukon residents by providing drivers’ licenses, birth certificates, car tags, and taxes on their home. We are willing to assist with almost anything that helps our local residents in need through their crisis and help them to remain or become self-efficient.