Social Services Overview
Our Social Service Workers serve as tribal professional experts on matters relating to several social services areas, with an emphasis on various facets of social work pertaining to Indian children, the elderly, and families. Work with the Office of Special Trust (OST) to facilitate payments
for supervised account holders. Provides case management services for the Social Services Program, including, but not limited to, assessing community social services, financial management, welfare finance services, referrals for medical/psychological services, housing needs, educational, job training, etc. ensuring and striving to maintain clientele independence and qualify of
life in as less a restrictive manner as possible. They Perform decision making as it pertains to emergency assistance for emergency financial need involved with life-threatening medical emergencies and death.
They also assist the Adult Protection Social Worker when needed.