The Tribal Affairs Office (TAO) assists the Department of Health Services (DHS) in maintaining an effective government-to-government relationship with the eleven federally recognized Wisconsin Tribal Governments, the Great Lakes Inter-Tribal Council, Inc. (GLITC), and the Gerald L. Ignace Indian Health Center, Inc.
The Goal of the Tribal Affairs Office is to:
Effectively collaborate with Wisconsins Tribal Governments to make sustained progress toward maximizing funding support of health care services provided to tribal members and improving health outcomes.
TAO staff serve as a resource for:
Tribal leadership and staff; DHS management and staff; general public; county, state and local agencies; other states; and federal agencies.
Date: August 15, 2016
When: Noon-1:00 P.M.
Title: Children and Youth with Special Health Care Needs (CYSHCN) Program
Participants: Tribal Health Centers
Focus: Questions and Answers regarding the Quality Improvement Work Plan for the CYSHCN Program
2016 Year-End Consultation Meeting
Host Tribe: St. Croix Chippewa Indians of Wisconsin
Date: September 21, 2016
Time: 1 pm to 4 pm
Location: St. Croix Casino Danbury
Address: 30222 State Road WI 35, Danbury, WI 54830
Upcoming 2016 Family Services Meetings
Wednesday, October 19, 2016
Host Tribe: Forest County Potawatomi Community