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
Chipota Chikashshanompoli (Youth Speaking Chickasaw)

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

Online Application Available

Both

Denture Program

The denture program provides one pair of dentures per qualified individual once every five years, including fitting, adjustments and repairs. Eligible individuals must complete a dental exam and receive a referral through one of the Chickasaw Nation Department of Health dental clinics.

Both

Chickasaw Living History Players

Living History Players – The Chickasaw Living History Players theatre group was created in 1998.  Actors create interesting, informative and entertaining productions based on the original plays and vignettes which offer insight into the Chickasaw Nation’s rich culture and history.   Through the efforts of these actors the people of Oklahoma and the nation are educated about the Chickasaw people. A...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Senior Companion

This program provides supportive services to Chickasaw elders living within the boundaries of the Chickasaw Nation. Following an initial home visit, the elder may receive services for support, nutrition, socialization, recreation, home management, information and advocacy – depending on individual needs.

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Prevention Services

Prevention services works to improve the overall health and quality of life for Chickasaw citizens, families and communities by promoting emotional well-being and reducing mental illness and substance use problems through education. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Emergency Energy Assistance Program

This program provides assistance to Chickasaw citizens with an urgent, unmet need with gas, water, propane, electric bills and/or deposits. Required applications are available at any area office. ...

Both

Farm to School Program

Through monthly classroom lessons focused on introducing students to fresh fruit and vegetables, farm to school empowers children and their families to make informed food choices while strengthening the local economy and contributing to build vibrant communities. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chickasaw Nation Child Development Centers

This program provides long-term positive differences in the lives of children by focusing on the total development of the child. The Chickasaw Nation Child Development Centers are year-round facilities that provide child care and education in secure environments....

Chickasaw Nation Residents

History Camp

Participants will tour the Chickasaw Council House Museum, Chickasaw Capitol, Boggy Depot and Fort Washita. Students will enjoy activities such as stickball, fishing and flying kites and learn how to create stickballs, arrows and fish nets. Lunch will be provided. ...

Both

Environmental Services

Let us know what environmental risks are important to you! The purpose of this form is to provide the Chickasaw Nation Department of Environmental Services with information regarding environmental or health concerns in your area. The information provided will be evaluated to develop an action plan to address the level of potential risks and/or concerns.If you ar...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Recovery Resource Services

The Chickasaw Nation Recovery Resource Services provides specialty court and recovery support services. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chickasaw Nation College Clothing Grant

The Chickasaw Nation College Clothing grant provides eligible Chickasaw students with a grant to purchase clothes. Clothing grants are available to Chickasaw college students pursuing bachelor’s, master’s or doctorate degree, and will be provided in the form of a VISA gift card. Funds are to be used for clothing purchases only....

Both

Chickasaw Nation Annual Meeting & Festival

The 2019 Chickasaw Nation Annual Meeting and Festival begins Friday, Sept. 27, and culminates with Governor Bill Anoatubby’s State of the Nation Address, along with a variety of activities and demonstrations at the Chickasaw National Capitol in Tishomingo, Oklahoma, Saturday, Oct. 5. ...

Both

Internship Program

Focused on educating young Chickasaw leaders in government, community and business relationships, the Chickasaw Nation internship program provides motivated college-aged students with a first-hand view of what it takes to be highly effective ambassadors and real-world problem solvers. ...

Online Application Available

Both

Diabetes Care Center

The Chickasaw Nation Diabetes Care Center provides education and medical treatment for the prevention of diabetes and complications associated with diabetes. Medical services are by appointment and require a referral from a Chickasaw Nation Department of Health primary medical provider, same-day clinic provider or Indian Health Services provider. Patients may not self-refer. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Film/Video

Chickasaw Nation film/video programs and services offers quality, professional-level video and audio instruction. ...

Both

Senior Site Art Workshops

The senior site art workshops provide opportunities for arts curricula to Chickasaw Nation Senior Center elders throughout the Chickasaw Nation jurisdiction.  These workshops are held in the division of arts and humanities’ arts classroom.  Completed artworks have the opportunity to be exhibited during the year. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Holba’ Kana’li Film Series

The Holba’ Kana’li Film Series began in 2009 as a way of showcasing Native American and Indigenous film and filmmakers.  Through this program arts and humanities is able to highlight the work of actors, writers and directors to an audience who may not otherwise be exposed to the variety of films shown in the Holba’ Kana’li Film Series.  Independent films and big budget movies covering a variety of genres such as comedy, drama and horror have been shown.  ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chickasaw National Capitol

Construction began April 1898 on the Chickasaw National Capitol. A stately structure overlooking the town of Tishomingo, it was built of red granite from the Pennington Creek quarry of Gov. R. M. Harris....

Both

Chickasaw Nation Early Childhood and Head Start Program

The Chickasaw Nation Early Childhood and Head Start Program is a center-based federal and tribally funded program that promotes the school readiness of children from ages three to five years. The program philosophy is based on the principle that early childhood education should address children’s needs in all areas of development: physical, social, emotional and cognitive. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents