Tribal Affairs Office - Fiscal/Contracts Information

The Department of Health Services (DHS) and Tribal  Governments of Wisconsin have a long-standing contractual relationship. The Tribal Affairs Office (TAO) has the responsibility to facilitate and coordinate the contracting process between DHS and the eleven Wisconsin tribes as well as the Great Lakes Inter-Tribal Council, Inc. (GLITC), a non-profit consortium made up of ten Wisconsin tribes and one Michigan tribe.

The TAO works in conjunction with DHS's division staff in order to provide direct funding to tribal governments which supports health and family services for tribal communities.

Funding reports and additional information can be found in Community Aids Reporting System (CARS) DHS internet site.

Key fiscal and program documents supporting the contracting process are as follows:

For more information, please contact Patti Devine, TAO Fiscal Manager at or 608-266-1839.

Last Revised: September 25, 2015