Tribal Assistance

Tribal Assistance

Fact Sheets for Tribes and Urban Indian CommunitiesUrban Indian Health Institute created multiple fact sheets about COVID-19 for tribes and urban Indian communities to help keep people informed about preventing the spread of the virus.

Indian Health ServicesArizona oversees the delivery of health care to Native Americans in Nevada. Indian Health Services is responsible for providing federal health services to American Indians and Alaska Natives.

Nevada Indian CommissionThe Nevada Indian Commission is a State agency created to study matters affecting the social and economic welfare and well-being of American Indians residing in Nevada.

Las Vegas Indian CenterThe Las Vegas Indian Center is available to promote the rich culture of Native Americans, and to provide services that improve the social & economic self-sufficient of the diverse populations living in the greater Las Vegas area.

U.S. Department of Interior Indian Affairs, Bureau of Indian AffairsPartner with tribes to help them achieve their goals for self-determination while also maintain its responsibilities under the Federal-Tribal trust and government-to-government relationships

Nevada Tribal Emergency Coordinating Council (NTECC)responsible for providing support to the 27 federally recognized Tribes in Nevada in all hazards emergency management, obtaining grants, and serving as an advisory body to the Chief of the Nevada Division of Emergency Management. The DEM is the state agency responsible for the administration of emergency preparedness, prevention, response, recovery and mitigation. It is established by the Nevada Legislature in Chapter 414 of the Nevada Revised Statutes.

ITCN (Inter Tribal Council of Nevada)ITCN is the lead agency for several federally funded grants, including, but not limited to; Family Violence and Prevention/Domestic Violence Services, Women Infant & Children, Head Start, Environmental Protection Agency, Native Workforce Development, Court of Appeals, Child Care Development Fund, and Administration on Aging.

Food Bank of Northern Nevada (FBNN) – Please check FBNN website, for a food distribution point near you.

Three Square- Food DistributionPlease check Three Square’s website for a food distribution point near you.

Nevada 211 – For an extensive list of a multitude of resources that serve those living in Nevada.

Nevada Health LinkThrough Nevada Health Link individuals can shop for, compare, and purchase qualified health insurance plans with tax credits or subsidies that are based on your income.

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