The health and safety of Chickasaws, employees and patrons is our main priority. As the coronavirus, or COVID-19, spreads globally and cases rise in the U.S., some Chickasaw Nation events, classes, facilities, etc., will be postponed, closed or canceled out of an abundance of caution. 

For more information regarding the coronavirus as it relates to the Chickasaw Nation, please visit our information pages below. We will continue to update these pages regularly as the situation progresses. Thank you for your understanding during this time.

Governor Bill Anoatubby

To enhance the overall quality of life
of the Chickasaw people.


To be a nation of successful and united
people with a strong cultural identity.

Core Values

Core Values are the fundamental,
guiding principles of an organization.


Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Join Jae L. and special guests for a virtual performance on Saturday, Aug. 15 at 7 p.m. Watch the show from the comfort of your home on the McSwain...
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
The Chickasaw Nation Department of Health (CNDH) COVID-19 Call Center hours of operation have changed to 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday-Friday. The CNDH COVI...
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Happy First American Breastfeeding Week to all of our Chickasaw Nation and other First American breastfeeding mothers. We celebrate this week to re...

August 1, 2020


Thursday, August 13, 2020
COVID-19 remote resources available for Chickasaw citizens
In an effort to ensure Chickasaw citizens are safe, informed and culturally fulfilled during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Chickasaw Nation offers an ...
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
Chickasaw Nation WIC program seeks comments
The Chickasaw Nation is soliciting comments from individuals regarding the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (...
Wednesday, August 12, 2020
West Virginia storyteller uses modern technology to stay connected with Chickasaw heritage
Learning a new language is difficult, especially if you live 1,200 miles away from the nearest fluent speaker.

Chickasaw Language

English Word or Phrase
The young people thought that they should start dancing again, so they did.
Chickasaw Word or Phrase
Himmita' alhihaat anokfillika hoottibaahilhamakila micha hooyammitok.