Chapter 9: Programs for Minorities and Underserved Populations


Section 1: Native American Tribes and Tribal Programs


Absentee Shawnee Tribe

Email: info@astribe.com

Behavioral Health department encompasses a broad area of mental health and substance abuse services. For more information contact 405-878-4716 or 877-878-4716.

The Diabetes and Wellness Education Program is offered at the Absentee Shawnee Tribal complex and at the AST Clinic in Little Axe. The program provides diabetes and wellness education to Absentee Shawnee Tribal members, tribal employees, and Native Americans in the surrounding counties.

The Absentee Shawnee Tribe Medical Clinic is located off Highway 9 between Shawnee and Norman. The clinic is wholly owned and operated by the Absentee Shawnee Tribe. Appointments can be made by calling the clinic at 405-447-0300 or toll free at 877-449-0300. It is a free-standing, ambulatory care clinic. Hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and closed Every 3rd Wednesday from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

2025 S. Gordon Cooper
Shawnee , OK 74801

Voice: 

405-275-4030

Alabama Quassarte Tribal Town

101 E. Broadway
Wetumka , OK 74883

Voice: 

405-452-3987

Fax: 

405-452-3968

Apache Tribe of Oklahoma

P.O. Box 1220
Anadarko , OK 73005

Voice: 

405-247-9493

Fax: 

405-247-3153

Apache Tribe Vocational Rehabilitation

Email: apachendnvr1@yahoo.com

Counties Served: Caddo, Comanche, Cotton, Grady, Jackson, Kiowa, Tillman

P.O. Box 1330
Anadarko , OK 73005

Voice: 

405-247-7494

Toll Free: 

800-851-1253

Fax: 

405-247-9872

Caddo Nation

Email: ltoyebo@caddonation.org

Programs and Services include:

  • Higher education and employment (enrolled tribal members);
  • Family Services (child care, social services and child welfare services for tribal members);
  • Community Health Program (all American Indians in service area);
  • Alcohol and Substance Abuse program (Tribal members);
  • Senior Citizens Program (Native Americans in Caddo service area);
  • Head Start (Native American children in Caddo service area);
  • Housing Program (Tribal members in service area);
  • Historic and Cultural preservation;
  • Tag and Tax Commission (Tribal members);
  • Firefighter program (Native Americans in Caddo service area); and
  • Environmental program (Tribal members).
P.O. Box 487
Binger , OK 73009

Voice: 

405-656-2344

Fax: 

405-656-2892

Cherokee Nation

This tribe offers many programs for its members that include career information, health services, as well as community and educational services.

22361 Bald Hill Road, P. O. Box 948
Tahlequah , OK 74464

Voice: 

918-453-5000

Toll Free: 

800-256-0671

Cherokee Nation Vocational Rehabilitation

Email: voc_rehab@cherokee.org

Tribal Vocational Rehabilitation Service Project that serves Native Americans, who are disabled, so they can become gainfully employed.

Counties Served: Adair, Cherokee, Craig, Delaware, Mayes, McIntosh, Muskogee, Nowata, Ottawa, Rogers, Sequoyah, Tulsa, Wagoner, Washington.

P.O. Box 948
Tahlequah , OK 74465

Voice: 

918-453-5004

Toll Free: 

800-256-4415

Fax: 

918-458-4482

Cheyenne-Arapaho Vocational Rehabilitation

Counties Served: Beckham, Blaine, Canadian, Custer, Dewey, Ellis, Kingfisher, Major, Roger Mills, Washita, Woodward.

P.O. Box 38
Concho , OK 73022

Voice: 

405-422-7617

Fax: 

405-422-8123

Chickasaw Nation

This tribe offers the following programs/services and more.

  • Employment and Training Program offers classroom training, work experience, community service employment, on-the-job training, job development and placement.
  • Family Advocacy Department provides child support enforcement, supportive assistance to keep families functional, child welfare services, and violence prevention activities.
  • Alcohol and Drug Program.
  • Community Services Block Grant is a program that helps families with utilities, rent, food and other services to prevent homelessness and unacceptable living conditions. The program also provides nutritional education and services for persons with diabetes and some other health issues.
  • General Assistance provides direct payments to eligible families to meet essential needs. To receive assistance, a persons must be a member of a federally recognized Indian tribe, one-fourth or more Indian blood, and live in the Chickasaw service area.
  • Low Income Home Energy Assistance provides assistance with home heating and cooling expenses, and sometimes utility deposits. Persons must have proof of low income, a CDIB card, and complete an application.
  • Health Outreach Consultant.
  • Senior Nutrition Program.
  • Transportation for medical trips for persons with a CDIB card or enrolled members of the Chickasaw Nation.

Manages the Carl Albert Indian Hospital, 580-436-3980 Voice at Ada, and clinics in Ardmore, 580-226-8181 Voice; Durant, 580-920-2100 Voice; Purcell, 580-527-4700 Voice; and Tishomingo, 580-371-2361 Voice.

520 E. Arlington, P.O. Box 1548
Ada , OK 74820

Voice: 

580-436-2603

Toll Free: 

800-774-9345

Fax: 

580-436-4287

Chickasaw Nation Vocational Rehabilitation

Email: vocrehab@chickasaw.net

Vocational counseling; assistive devices and equipment; training (vo-tech, college, etc.); work-related licenses and tools; job placement services and follow-up services. Counties Served: Bryan, Carter, Coal, Garvin, Grady, Jefferson, Johnston, Love, Marshall, McClain, Murray, Pontotoc, Stephens.

300 Rosedale Rd.
Ada , OK 74820

Voice: 

580-421-7711

TTY: 

580-310-9364

Toll Free: 

888-436-0553

Fax: 

580-436-0830

Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma

This tribe offers its members services in the following categories: community services, education, financial, health services, housing property, and social services.

P.O. Drawer 1210
Durant , OK 74701

Voice: 

580-924-8280

Toll Free: 

800-522-6170

Choctaw Nation Vocational Rehabilitation

Email: ddavenport@choctawnation.com

The Vocational Rehabilitation Program offers services that will assist disabled Native Americans to obtain their goal of vocational training and gainful employment. Direct link: Vocational Rehabilitation.

Counties Served: Atoka, Bryan, Choctaw, Coal, Haskell, Latimer, LeFlore, McCurtain, Pittsburg, Pushmataha, southern Hughes.

403 Chahta Circle, PO Box 231
Hugo , OK 74743

Voice: 

580-326-8304

Toll Free: 

877-285-6893

Fax: 

580-326-0115

Citizen Pottawatomie Nation

The Citizen Potawatomi Tribe offers a wide variety of services to its members and other Native Americans in its service delivery area. These services include the Housing Authority, CPN health clinic, FireLake Wellness Center, CPN Health Aids Foundation, ChildCare Development Center and Women, Infants, and Children (WIC) and more.

1601 S. Gordon Cooper Dr.
Shawnee , OK 74801

Voice: 

405-275-3121

Toll Free: 

800-880-9880

Comanche Nation Tribe

Email: info@comanchenation.com

This tribe provides in the areas of economic development, education, entertainment, health and outreach centers.

584 NW Bingo Rd.
Lawton , OK 73507

Voice: 

580-492-3240

Toll Free: 

877-492-4988

Fax: 

580-492-3796

Delaware Nation Vocational Rehabilitation

Email: dnvrp@delawarenation.com

Counties Served: Blaine, Caddo, Cleveland, Grady, Kiowa, Logan, McLain, Oklahoma.

7249 S. Western, Ste. 204
Oklahoma City , OK 73139

Voice: 

405-632-3749

Toll Free: 

877-297-3189

Fax: 

405-632-9753

Delaware Tribe of Indians

170 Northeast Barbara Avenue
Bartlesville , OK 74006

Voice: 

918-337-6590

Eastern Shawnee Tribe

10080 S. Bluejacket Road
Wyandotte , OK 74370

Voice: 

918-666-5151

Toll Free: 

66-666-3489

Fax: 

888-971-3901

Euchee Tribe Of Indians

Email: eucheetribe@coxinet.net

804 E. Taft, Ste. H, P.O. Box 10
Sapulpa , OK 74066

Voice: 

918-224-3065

Fax: 

918-224-3065

Ft. Sill Apache Tribe

Ft. Sill Apache Tribe Indian Child Welfare Program: Referrals to counseling; foster care program; youth activities; family education and emergency youth shelter.

43187 US Hwy 281
Apache , OK 73006

Voice: 

580-588-2298

Toll Free: 

877-826-0726

Fax: 

580-588-3133

Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma

R.R. 1, Box 721
Perkins , OK 74059

Voice: 

405-547-5352

Toll Free: 

888-336-4692

Fax: 

405-547-1090

Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma Vocational Rehabilitation

Email: wonderer@iowanation.org

Counties Served: Kay, Lincoln, Logan, Noble, Pawnee, Payne, Pottawatomie.

P.O. Box 721
Perkins , OK 74059

Voice: 

405-547-2402

Toll Free: 

888-336-4692

Fax: 

405-547-1090

Kaw Nation

698 Grandview Dr., P.O. Drawer 50
Kaw City , OK 74641

Voice: 

580-269-2552

Fax: 

580-269-2301

Kialegee Tribal Town

108 N. Main St., P.O. Box 332
Wetumka , OK 74883

Voice: 

405-452-3262

Fax: 

405-452-3413

Kickapoo Tribe of Oklahoma

Email: roriking@kickapootribeofoklahoma.com

401 Oklahoma, P.O. Box 70
McCloud , OK 74851

Voice: 

405-964-2075

Fax: 

405-964-4265

Kiowa Tribe

Email: pr@kiowatribe.org

100 Kiowa Way, P.O. Box 369
Carnegie , OK 73015

Voice: 

580-654-2300 Ext. 357

Fax: 

580-654-2745

Miami Nation of Oklahoma

P.O. Box 1326
202 S. Eight Tribes Trail,
Miami , OK 74355

Voice: 

918-542-1445

Fax: 

918-542-7260

Modoc Tribe

Email: modoctribe@cableone.net

418 "G" Street S.E.
Miami , OK 74354

Voice: 

918-542-1190

Fax: 

918-542-5415

Muscogee (Creek) Nation

Email: communications@muscogeenation-nsn.gov

P.O. Box 580
Hwy 75 & Loop 56
Okmulgee , OK 74447

Voice: 

918-732-7827

Toll Free: 

800-482-1979

Fax: 

918-756-2284

Muscogee (Creek) Nation Vocational Rehabilitation

Email: mcnvrp@sbcglobal.net

Counties Served: Creek, Hughes, McIntosh, Muskogee, Okfuskee, Okmulgee, Rogers, Seminole, Wagoner, Tulsa.

401 S. Woody Guthrie St.
Okemah , OK 74859

Voice: 

918-623-1197

Toll Free: 

888-367-2332

Fax: 

918-623-2796

Osage Nation

627 Grandview
Pawhuska , OK 74056

Voice: 

918-287-5413

Otoe-Missouria Tribe

Email: info@omtribe.org

This tribe provides servies in areas such as housing, tribal court, educational services, substance abuse programs, health and more.

8151 Highway 177
Red Rock , OK 74651

Voice: 

580-723-4466

Fax: 

580-723-4273

Ottawa Tribe

Email: adawetribe@sbcglobal.net

P.O. Box 110
Miami , OK 74355

Voice: 

918-540-1536

Fax: 

918-542-3214

Pawnee Nation of Oklahoma

881 Little Dee Dr., P.O. Box 470
Pawnee , OK 74058

Voice: 

918-762-3621

Fax: 

918-762-6446

Peoria Tribe

This tribe offers services in the areas of community health, education, substance abuse prevention and treatment, Peoria Tribal Cemetery, Peoria Tribal Tags, families services, housing and more.

118 S. Eight Tribes Trail, P.O. Box 1527
Miami , OK 74355

Voice: 

918-540-2535

Fax: 

918-540-2538

Ponca Tribe

20 White Eagle Dr.
Ponca City , OK 74601

Voice: 

580-762-8104

Fax: 

580-762-2743

Quapaw Tribe

Email: mailbag@quapawtribe.com

P.O. Box 765
Quapaw , OK 74363

Voice: 

918-542-1853

Toll Free: 

888-642-4724

Fax: 

918-542-4694

Sac and Fox Nation

The tribal government has numerous administrative departments responsible for managing various facets of tribal life, interactions outside the tribe and the reservation's infrastructure. Among some of its duties are social services, USDA Housing, and Black Hawk Health Clinic.

Administration Building
920883 S. Hwy 99 Bldg A
Stroud , OK 74079

Voice: 

918-968-3526

Seminole Nation of Oklahoma

Email: info@seminolenation.com

This tribe offers its members health services, educational services, community services, assistances and more.

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1498
Wewoka, OK 74884

630 N. Main Street
Seminole , OK 74868

Voice: 

405-257-7200
405-382-2743

Fax: 

405-382-3410

Seneca-Cayuga Tribe of Oklahoma

Email: cbrown@sctribe.com

This tribe offers its members services that include health care services, housing services, education, child welfare services and more.

23701 S. Hi Lo
Grove , OK 74344

Voice: 

918-787-5452

Fax: 

918-787-5521

Thlopthlocco Tribal Town

109095 N 3830 Rd, P.O. Box 188
Okemah , OK 74859

Voice: 

918-560-6198

Fax: 

918-560-6196

Tonkawa Tribe of Oklahoma

1 Rush Buffalo Rd.
Tonkawa , OK 74653

Voice: 

580-628-2561

Fax: 

580-628-3375

United Keetoowah Band of Cherokees

P.O. Box 746
Tahlequah , OK 74465

Voice: 

918-431-1818

Wichita Tribe

P.O. Box 729
Anadarko , OK 73005

Voice: 

405-247-2425

Wyandotte Nation of Oklahoma

Email: info@wyandotte-nation.org

64790 E Hwy 60, P.O. Box 250
Wyandotte , OK 74370

Voice: 

918-678-2297

Toll Free: 

800-256-2539