Indian Child Welfare - Homes for Cherokee Kids


Principal Chief's Message

Who are the children?

- Native American children in custody of a tribe or state.

- Native American children ages 0-17.

- Native American children in sibling groups.

- Native American children with special physical or emotional needs.

- Native American children mixed with another ethnicity.

Contact CN ICW

Phone: 918-458-6900
E-mail: Homes4Kids@cherokee.org 
Protecting our tribe's future, one child at a time.

Our Mission

Remembering our past, protecting the present and securing our future for generations to come by providing an array of protective, supportive, and child focused services to families needing assistance in maintaining a self sufficient and healthy environment.

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FYI - News to Use

Upcoming Events for January, 2017

Listed below are upcoming events and cultural training opportunities for Cherokee Nation Resource Families.  Please check with your certification worker to confirm the amount of credit you can receive for classes you attend.

 Jan. 2

 

 Cherokee Nation’s W.W. Keeler Complex, satellite offices and health centers will be closed for New Year’s Day. Cherokee Nation W.W. Hastings Hospital urgent care and emergency department as well as other Cherokee Nation emergency services will remain open.

 

 

 Jan. 10

 

 6 p.m. – Cherokee Nation Community & Cultural Outreach will host a quilting class led by Cherokee National Treasure Bessie Russell at the Osiyo Training Room located behind the Cherokee Nation Gift Shop in Tahlequah. For more information, call 918-207-4950.

 

 Jan. 12

 

 6 p.m. – Cherokee Nation Community & Cultural Outreach will host a webinar titled “Technology Tips and Tricks” led by Brad Wagnon. To view the live stream, visit http://bit.ly/2iftHxR.

 

 Jan. 16

 

 6 p.m. – Cherokee Nation Tribal Council meeting at the W.W. Keeler Complex, 17675 S. Muskogee Ave., Tahlequah. For the agenda, visit http://legislative.cherokee.org.

 

 Jan. 31

 

 10 a.m. – Cherokee Nation Community & Cultural Outreach will host the presentation “What Color Am I? Understanding Your Personality Type” led by Chris Welch as part of the department’s Gadel’tiqua (I’m Learning) Training Series. Presentation will be held at the Osiyo Training Room located behind the Cherokee Nation Gift Shop in Tahlequah. To RSVP, email bradley-wagnon@cherokee.org.

 

 6 p.m. – Cherokee Nation Community & Cultural Outreach will host the presentation “What Color Am I? Understanding Your Personality Type” led by Chris Welch as part of the department’s Gadel’tiqua (I’m Learning) Training Series. Presentation will be held at the Osiyo Training Room located behind the Cherokee Nation Gift Shop in Tahlequah. To RSVP, email bradley-wagnon@cherokee.org.