OFA Regions IV, V, VI, VII, and VIII Tribal Technical Assistance Meeting

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Administration for Children and Families (ACF), Office of Family Assistance (OFA), Regions IV, V, VI, VII, and VIII hosted the Tribal Technical Assistance Meeting on May 3‐5, 2016 at the Hilton Minneapolis/St. Paul Airport Mall of America Hotel in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The meeting brought together Tribal Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) and Native Employment Works (NEW) stakeholders to discuss innovative strategies and collaborations to promote economic and social well‐being for individuals, families, and tribal communities. During the meeting, tribal representatives engaged in talking circles and listening sessions, shared best practices, and participated in workshops and action planning in order to more successfully serve the program participants in their communities.
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June, 2016
June 2016
Bad River Band of Lake Superior Tribe of Chippewa Indians (WI)
Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribe (OK)
Chippewa Cree Tribe of the Rocky Boy's Reservation (MT)
Confederated Salish & Kootenai Tribes (MT)
Cook Inlet Tribal Council (AK)
Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians (NC)
Eastern Shoshone Tribe - Wind River Reservation (WY)
Ho-Chunk Nation (WI)
Kickapoo Tribe in Kansas (KS)
Lac Courte Oreilles (WI)
Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians (WI)
Leech Lake Band (MN)
Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin (WI)
Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe (MN)
Minnesota Chippewa (MN)
Muscogee (Creek) Nation (OK)
Northern Arapaho Tribe - Wind River Reservation (WY)
Omaha Tribe of Nebraska (NE)
Oneida Tribe of Wisconsin (WI)
Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians (MN)
Santee Sioux Nation (NE)
Santo Domingo (MN)
Sault Ste. Marie Tribe (MI)
Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate of the Lake Traverse Reservation (SD)
Spirit Lake Sioux (ND)
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe (ND)
Three Affiliated Tribes of the Ft. Berthold Reservation (ND)
White Earth Band (MN)
Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska (NE)
  • Tribal TANF