Chapter 9: Programs for Minorities and Underserved Populations


Section 2: Other Resources for Native Americans


Bureau of Indian Affairs in Anadarko

P.O. Box 309, Hwy 281 N. & Parker McKenzie Road
Anadarko , OK 73005

Voice: 

405-247-6673

Fax: 

405-247-3942

Bureau of Indian Affairs in Muskogee

Eastern Oklahoma Region

P. O. Box 8002, 3100 W. Peak Blvd
Muskogee , OK 74401

Voice: 

918-781-4600

Fax: 

918-781-4604

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

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

Indian Health Care Resource Center of Tulsa

Services include chemical dependency treatment, dental services, medical clinic, mental health services, optometry, AIDS Prevention Project and WIC.

550 S. Peoria Avenue
Tulsa , OK 74120

Voice: 

918-588-1900

Fax: 

918-582-6405

Kanza Clinic

Clinic services are available to any Native American who has a CDIB (Certified Degree of Indian Blood) card. Appointment only, no walk ins.

  • Clinic is open Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Wednesdays only 8 a.m. to Noon.
  • Minor Surgery is performed only on Wednesdays from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. (Closed to Public).
  • Pharmacy is open Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and Wednesdays only 9 a.m. to Noon.
3151 E. River Road, P.O. Box 474
Newkirk , OK 74647

Voice: 

580-362-1039
580-362-2449 Pharmacy

Fax: 

580-362-2988

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

National Native American AIDS Prevention Center (NNAAPC)

Email: information@nnaapc.org

National Headquarters
720 S. Colorado Blvd., Ste. 650-S
Denver , CO 80246

Voice: 

720-382-2244

Toll Free: 

800-283-2437 Hotline

Fax: 

720-382-2248

Oklahoma City Area Indian Health Service

The Oklahoma City Area Indian Health Service serves the states of Oklahoma, Kansas, and portions of Texas.

Five Corporate Plaza
3625 N.W. 56th St.
Oklahoma City , OK 73112

Voice: 

405-951-3820

Fax: 

405-951-3780

Oklahoma City Indian Health Clinic

Native American health services, dental services and pharmacy.

4913 W. Reno
Oklahoma City , OK 73127

Voice: 

405-948-4900

Oklahoma Indian Affairs Commission

The Commission serves as a liaison between tribal governments, Indian leaders, private entities and state and federal government agencies toward development of programs and initiatives of benefit to Native Americans.

4545 N. Lincoln, Ste. 282
Oklahoma City , OK 73105

Voice: 

405-521-3828

Fax: 

405-522-4427

Oklahoma Indian Legal Services

Email: oils@oilsonline.org

Free legal representation for low income Native Americans in cases involving housing, child welfare, land issues, individual civil rights, and tribal sovereignty issues.

4200 Perimeter Center Dr., Ste. 222
Oklahoma City , OK 73112

Voice: 

405-943-6457

Toll Free: 

800-658-1497 In State Only

Fax: 

405-917-7060