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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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Service About Service Area
Assisted Living Benefit Program

The assisted living benefit program provides up to $2,500 per month for eligible Chickasaw elders, 60 years of age or older, to live in a state licensed assisted-living facility. The benefit is paid directly to the facility and is based on the client’s need. Required application is available the division on aging administration office. ...

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Burial Assistance

The burial assistance program provides federal burial assistance to eligible Native Americans. ...

Both

Chickasaw Elders Conference

The annual Chickasaw Elders Conference aims to share knowledge, resources and updates for Chickasaw elders. ...

Both

Chickasaw Senior Golf Academy

The Chickasaw Senior Golf Academy is for Chickasaw senior citizens. Participants are taught putting techniques, driver techniques, chip shots, short game and full swings. Regardless of golf knowledge, this academy is designed to improve the participant’s skill set. ...

Both

Chickasaw Veterans Conference

Chickasaw veterans, active duty, National Guard and reserve service members are invited to the 6th Annual Veterans Conference, Wednesday, June 24, at the WinStar World Casino and Resort in Thackerville. Lunch w...

Both

Chickasaw Veterans Jacket Program

The Chickasaw Veterans Jacket Program is a program that honors eligible Chickasaws by offering a Chickasaw Nation veterans jacket in appreciation of their military service. ...

Both

Chore Services

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

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

Elderly Energy Assistance Program

The Chickasaw Nation Elderly Energy Assistance Program focuses on Chickasaw elders who are not covered by other services and have no other way of obtaining needed assistance. ...

Both

Farmers’ Market Programs

The Farmers' Market Program provides checks for the purchase of fresh fruits and vegetables at authorized farmers' markets and stands from June through October. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Foster Grandparents Program

The Foster Grandparents Program was created by the Corporation for National and Community Service and established in the Chickasaw Nation in 2015. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Home Maintenance

This service provides minor home repairs for eligible Chickasaw elders. ...

Online Application Available

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Itiapela - Medical Alert Program

The Itiapela medical alert program pays the initial costs and monthly fees for 24-hour medical alert services for qualified Chickasaw elders, 60 years of age or older....

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Native American Caregiver Program

This is a federal program funded through the Administration on Aging, Title VI-C program to assist families who are caring for an older relative with a chronic illness or disability and to help provide support services for family caregivers and/or grandparents or older individuals who are relative caregivers. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Senior Centers Program

The senior centers program provides congregate breakfasts, lunches and homebound lunches to qualified Native American elders. The senior centers also provide health monitoring, social activities, cultural classes, speakers, elder wellness programs and group activities. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Senior Companion

This program provides supportive services to Chickasaw elders living within the boundaries of the Chickasaw Nation. ...

Chickasaw Nation Residents

Supplemental Lawn Mowing Program

The supplemental lawn mowing program provides supplemental lawn mowing services for eligible Chickasaw elders, 60 years of age or older, residing within the Chickasaw Nation boundaries....

Online Application Available

Chickasaw Nation Residents

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. ...

Online Application Available

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

Veterans Services

Chickasaw Nation Veterans Services provides assistance to Chickasaw veterans or their next of kin. This program provides outreach services and assists with the acquisition of veterans' benefits and services from Veterans Affairs and other veterans organizations. ...

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