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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Chickasaw Nation Anolí Creative Writing Contest

Open to Chickasaw citizens in sixth through 12th grade, this free contest allows writers to exercise their creativity. Anoli' is a Chickasaw word that means, “to tell.” All submitted works must be original. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chickasaw Nation Inclement Weather Program

This Inclement Weather Program (IWP) provides child care for Chickasaw students and the children of Chickasaw Nation employees, when the Chickasaw Nation offices are open and schools are closed due to inclement weather. This program provides a safe and stable environment for children while the parent is at work. ...

Online Application Available

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chickasaw Nation Choir Program

Since its beginnings in 2002, the Chickasaw Children's Choir has had the honor of performing at milestone celebrations such as the "Ground blessing" of the American Indian Cultural Center in Oklahoma City, Okla., Governor Brad Henry's Children's Inauguration and numerous times at the Oklahoma State Capitol.  The choir also performs at a variety of tribal events, including the Chickasaw Annual Meeting and Festival and Youth Arts Celebration. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chickasaw Motor Vehicle Tag Program

Chickasaw Nation license plates are for sale exclusively at state-licensed tag agencies throughout Oklahoma. ...

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Supplemental Wood Program

The supplemental wood program provides supplementary wood for eligible Chickasaw elders, 60 years of age or older, who use a fireplace or wood stove to heat their home. Applicants must also reside within the Chickasaw Nation boundaries. This program provides one rick of wood per month (as needed) during winter months (November - March). T...

Online Application Available

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Emergency Department

The newly renovated Chickasaw Nation Emergency Department (ED) is staffed with highly trained medical professionals and the latest in medical technology. Located at the Chickasaw Nation Medical Center, the ED provides safe and quality care. ...

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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

Homeland Affairs

Chickasaw Nation Homeland Affairs is dedicated to preserving and sharing Chickasaw history and culture in our historic Homeland. ...

Both

Empowered Living

Are you considering making life changes to improve your child’s overall health and well-being? Could your chi...

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Wisdom Walkers

Wisdom Walkers is an elder wellness program designed to initiate and sustain activity among Native American elders. Exercise classes are held regularly at the Chickasaw Nation Senior Centers. Program includes many fitness activities, such as Tai Chi, line dancing, chair exercises, water aerobics, golfing, fishing, bowling and Nintendo Wii sports tournaments. Each senior center also has a treadmill and may have other exercise equipment. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP)

LIHEAP assists individuals with home heating or cooling bills and/or energy assistance deposits. Required applications are available at any area office or from a Community Health Representative.

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chickasaw Nation School of Guitar

Chickasaw School of Guitar is a course that brings music to life for Chickasaws and other youth. Students will be provided with instruction and the opportunity to perform upon successful completion of learning skills. Students will potentially receive a guitar after completing the course for continued growth and life enhancement through music. Beginning and intermediate classes are offered.

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Holisso Ikbi "Book Creation" Camp

This camp will introduce students to the world of book publishing from concept to writing, illustrating, editing, design and production. The students will be trained and guided through the steps of book creation while producing a book in digital format. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Junior Native Explorers

Junior Native Explorers is an innovative, hands-on, professional mentor-led education program designed to recruit, train and educate young people in the areas of earth science, natural science, biomedical science and medicine. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chickasaw Princess Program

The princess program involves the selection of tribal royalty who serve as ambassadors for the Chickasaw Nation. Ambassadors of friendship and goodwill best describe the Chickasaw Nation Princesses. Traveling to more than 40 events across several states, these ambassadors bring honor and pride to the Chickasaw Nation. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Transportation Services

The mission of transportation services is to provide transportation, as well as prescription pickup and delivery to all Native Americans within the Chickasaw Nation, in a comfortable, simple, safe and easy-to-access fashion.

Online Application Available

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Chickasaw Nation School of Piano

The Chickasaw Nation Arts & Humanities Division offers piano instruction ranging from beginner to advanced levels. Classes will meet weekly with a recital at the end of each class session.

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Eyeglasses Program

The eyeglasses program provides an allowance of $200 toward contact lenses or one pair of glasses every two years. ...

Online Application Available

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Chickasaw Reading Program

The Chickasaw Reading Program is designed to assist children by providing books to encourage reading. ...

Online Application Available

Both

School Readiness Curriculum

This program assists families with children ages three to five, who do not live in an area with access to a preschool, or in situations where children are home-schooled. ...

Online Application Available

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