COVID-19 UPDATES

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.

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Services

COVID-19 UPDATES

Certain Chickasaw Nation programs, services and offices have been modified to continue to serve while also observing the best possible safety protocols. Visit the COVID-19 INFORMATION page for the latest updates and information. We will continue to provide updates as the situation progresses.

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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Chickasaw White House

Once considered a mansion on the frontier, it was home to Chickasaw Governor Douglas Henry Johnston and his family from 1898 to 1971. The Chickasaw White House, located on the north edge of Emet, Oklahoma, was necessarily the scene of many important social and political events. Oklaho...

Both

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

Chickasaw Youth Clubs

The Chickasaw Youth Club was established in December 1998 in the Chickasaw Nation’s historic capital city of Tishomingo, Oklahoma. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chikasha Albinachi “Cultural Camp”

This two-day camp provides students the opportunity to learn about and experience a variety of cultural activities, such as traditional games, stomp dancing, crafts and learning the Chickasaw language. ...

Both

Chikasha House

The Chikasha House, located on the campus of Chickasaw Nation Medical Center (CNMC), provides families or caregivers of patients admitted to CNMC a convenient and relaxing “home away from home” lodging facility. ...

Both

Chikasha Pehlichi Ikbi

The Chickasaw Nation Chikasha Pehlichi Ikbi “Creating Chickasaw Leaders” is a youth leadership program providing members the opportunity to obtain leadership and cultural knowledge ...

Online Application Available

Both

Chikasha Poya "We are Chickasaw"

This five-day camp provides students have an in-depth Chickasaw language-learning experience. Students will be taught practical language with a focus on interactions with other tribal citizens. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chikashsha Billi'ya Camp (Forever Chickasaw)

Chickashsha Billi'ya Camp provides foster care students an opportunity to learn more about their Chickasaw culture and heritage. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chikashshaat Hoochokoshkomo "Chickasaws are Playing" Camp

This day camp provides students the opportunity to learn the history of playing the traditional game of stickball. Students will also learn the fundamentals of lacrosse. Students will participate in stickball and lacrosse drills. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Child and Adult Care Food Program/Summer Food Service Program

Working diligently to provide nutritious, delicious meals to children age 1 through 18, the child and adult care food program (CACFP) and summer food service programs provide meals throughout the school year, ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Child Care Assistance Program

The child care assistance program provides child care assistance to eligible Native American families who live within the Chickasaw Nation service area. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Child Support Services

The Chickasaw Nation Child Support Services (CNCSS) was established to assist Native American children in receiving court ordered child support. ...

Both

Child Welfare Services

Operating through the Chickasaw Nation Department of Family Advocacy, Child Welfare Services is a program that advocates for and protects children ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chipota Chikashshanompoli (Youth Speaking Chickasaw)

Chipota Chikashshanompoli (Youth Speaking Chickasaw) language club meets once a month in Ada. ...

Online Application Available

Both

Chipota Himmita (Young Child) Program

The Chipota Himmita (Young Child) Program provides child development education and screening, support groups and home visits. The goal of the program is to improve the family support system, teach family members problem-solving skills, promote healthy child growth and development and promote positive parent-child relationships. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chokka Chaffaꞌ (One Family)

The Chickasaw Nation Chokka Chaffaꞌ, or "One Family" Program is a home-based service for Native American families identified as being at-risk. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chore Services

The Chickasaw Nation chore service program provides assistance with basic housekeeping duties for eligible Chickasaw elders. ...

Online Application Available

Chickasaw Nation Residents

CNASA (Chickasaw Nation Aviation and Space Academy)

This is a weeklong summer academy for students interested in space, aviation, math and science. CNASA is designed to inspire excellence and to motivate and challenge the vision, talent and energies of our young people, encouraging them to pursue careers in science and technology. ...

Both

College Native Explorers

The college-age Native Explorers program offers guided exploration of the natural world to Native American college students....

Online Application Available

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Community Health Program

This program provides automated blood pressure measurement machines and specific over-the-counter medications to Chickasaw Nation Senior Centers. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents