Tribal Aging and Disability Resource Specialist

The tribal aging and disability resource specialist serves as a liaison between the tribe and the aging and disability resource center (ADRC) to ensure that tribal members receive culturally appropriate information on aging and disability resources and are able to comfortably and effectively access long term care programs and services.

Where can I find a tribal aging and disability resource specialist?

Tribal aging and disability resource specialist positions are funded by the state through a contract with the tribe and are employed by a tribe or tribal agency. If you are a tribal member, you may choose to contact a tribal aging and disability resource specialist. If your tribe does not have an aging and disability resource specialist your local ADRC will be happy to help you.

2020 Scope of Services for Tribal Aging and Disability Resource Specialist (PDF)

Application to contract as a Tribal Aging and Disability Resource Specialist

Below are the materials to be used by tribes to apply for a Tribal Aging and Disability Resource Specialist position.

Last Revised: September 12, 2019