Services

Chickasaw Nation Residents - These services are available only within the Chickasaw Nation's boundaries.

Chickasaws At-Large - These services are available only outside the Chickasaw Nation's boundaries.

All Service Areas (Both) - These services are available both within and outside the Chickasaw Nation's boundaries.

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Service About Service Area
Chickasaw Language Flashcards

Chickasaw language flashcards are a teaching tool to help children become familiar with the Chickasaw language. Each flashcard in the set has a picture and the corresponding Chickasaw word. A flashcard set will be mailed one time to each child.

Online Application Available

Both

Artist Directory

The artist directory is a listing of visual, literary, performing, film, video and/or radio artists of Southeastern or Woodland tribal affiliation.  The directory allows immediate notification of programs, events, classes, exhibits, calls to artists, auditions and activities to be sent to any and/or all artists listed in the directory.  Information contained within the directory is used solely by the Chickasaw Nation.  Should an outside entity request information, artists will be contacted for permission before any information is released. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chickasaw Nation ReUse Center

The Chickasaw Nation ReUse Center helps keep reusable items out of landfills. Smaller landfills equal less pollution to the environment. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chickasaw Young Artist Studio

The Chickasaw Young Artist Studio provides technical resources for students in grades seven-12 in varied art media with opportunities for competition, portfolio enrichment and mentorship....

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Champions Football Clinic

At this clinic, a team of veteran coaches and players teach students fundamental football skills. ...

Both

Chickasaw Nation Community Centers

The Chickasaw Nation Community Centers are versatile venues for reunions, meetings, celebrations and many other events. Each facility offers practical amenities that meet a variety of needs. ...

Online Application Available

Both

Foster Care and Adoption Program

The Chickasaw Nation Foster Care and Adoption Program, provided by Chickasaw Nation Child Welfare Services, was developed to provide temporary or permanent care for Native American children placed into tribal or state custody. Since its inception, the foster care and adoption program has aggressively worked toward a goal of providing safe and nurturing care for custody children. ...

Both

Home Improvement Grant

This program assists low-income citizens outside the Chickasaw Nation or at-large with home repairs. The assistance is a grant up to $5,000 paid directly to citizen and contractor for the repair of a citizen’s home.

Chickasaws At-Large

Cemetery Preservation Program

Provides cleanup, identification and documentation of abandoned Chickasaw family cemeteries within the Chickasaw Nation boundaries. A work plan is developed with the landowner that may include restoration, preservation and routine maintenance....

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Batterer’s Intervention Services

O.T.A.P (Own violence, Take responsibility, Act respectfully Program) is a 52-week domestic violence education program providing a cognitive behavioral approach with an emphasis on culture, history and Native American traditions. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Cardiology

The cardiology lab provides inpatient/outpatient cardiovascular testing. Cardiology performs electrocardiogram (EKG), Holter monitors, ankle-brachial index (ABI) and stress tests. Cardiovascular ultrasounds include EKG’s, venous/arterials and carotid ultrasounds.

Both

Chickasaw Veterans Jacket Program

The Chickasaw Veterans Jacket Program is a nationwide program that honors eligible Chickasaws by offering a Chickasaw Nation veterans jacket in appreciation of their military service. ...

Both

Chickasaw Clemente Humanities Course

The Chickasaw Clemente I course “Chikashsha Imanapah” offers the opportunity to explore the rich and diverse culture, history, government, language and experience of the Chickasaws in contrast to Western culture. Clemente II is similar in focus but compares and contrasts Chickasaw history and culture with various other North American tribes....

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chikasha Holitoplichi - Honors Program

The Chikasha Holitoplichi (Honors Program) rewards students striving to complete continuing education goals and academic success. This program is available for Chickasaw college students beginning their sophomore year through professional school. The program offers degree completion incentives and the opportunity to receive graduation stoles. ...

Both

Himonaꞌ Program “To Wait”

The purpose of the Himonaꞌ program is to offer abstinence education and training for youth and their family members. The Himonaꞌ program’s goal is to help youth identify healthy relationships, develop skills to make good decisions and set goals for the future, while understanding and avoiding sexual transmitted diseases (STD). ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Cheerleading Clinic

At this clinic, cheerleading coaches instruct students on motion, jumps, spirit, rhythm, health and fitness. ...

Both

Elderly Energy Assistance Program

The Chickasaw Nation Elderly Energy Assistance Program focuses on Chickasaw elders who are not covered by other services and have no other way of obtaining needed assistance. ...

Both

Homeowners Program

The Homeowners Program allows for the new construction of homeownership units in accordance with the Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act (1996). (NAHASDA) Required forms are available at the above address. A background check on all family members 18 years of age and older is required. An appl...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chickasaw Nation Headquarters Gym

The Chickasaw Nation Headquarters Gym has recently been renovated providing our citizens the opportunity to host basketball games and tournaments. ...

Online Application Available

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chickasaw Living History Plays, Stories, and Vignettes

Living History Play/Stories/Vignettes – New original plays, stories and vignettes based on Chickasaw history, court cases and family stories which are for audiences of all ages are being sought.  They can be short, two to 20 pages or long, 20 plus pages. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents