Household Assistance Payment Update
Attention All Enrolled Tribal Members By Blood
If you turned in an "Update for Address and Contact Information" Form or an "Application for Minors or Incompetents" to Tribal Enrollment by April 2, 2015 and have not been contacted by the Tribal Enrollment Office with issues about your form, then your payment should be in the first distribution cycle, which will begin April 15, 2015.
Forms and applications received after April 2, 2015 will be distributed in future payment cycles. If you live outside the State of Oklahoma, then your check will be mailed on April 15, 2015.
For the convenience of our Members living in Oklahoma, the Treasury Office will distribute checks at the North Community Building (Mekusukey Mission) on the following dates and times:
- Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 9:00 am to 8:00 pm
- Thursday, April 16, 2015 - 9:00 am to 8:00 pm
- Friday, April 17, 2015 - 9:00 am to 8:00 pm
Please have a photo ID ready. No checks will be released unless you have a photo ID. You may not pick up for any other person, unless you are the legal parent or have legal custody/guardianship of minors and/or incompetent adults.
If you do not pick up your check by the last day - Friday, April 17, 2015 - your check will be mailed to you.
Seminole Nation of Oklahoma is NOT requesting any information over the phone. Members should not give personal information of this nature to any caller.
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Household Assistance Payment
WEWOKA, Okla. – The General Council of the Seminole Nation of Oklahoma has authorized a payment from settlement proceeds held in federal trust TO ALL LIVING ENROLLED SEMINOLES BY BLOOD BORN ON OR PRIOR TO MAY 6, 2013 FOR HOUSEHOLD ASSISTANCE. To receive this payment all members MUST submit a completed “UPDATE FOR ADDRESS AND CONTACT INFORMATION” form (dated 02/03/2015).
Anyone having legal guardianship over minors or persons unable to handle their own financial affairs, will need to complete the form titled “APPLICATION FOR MINORS OR INCOMPETENTS” (dated 03/25/2015). Both of these forms are available below.
Completed forms can be mailed in to Tribal Enrolment, P.O. Box 1498, Wewoka, OK 74884 or delivered in person to the Tribal Complex, 36645 Hwy 270, Wewoka, OK 74884.
- April 15, 2015 -Distribution of these will begin
The first group of Household Assistance payments will include qualifying applications received in Tribal Enrollment by April 2, 2015.
- July 15, 2015 - Deadline to update address
Qualified applicants who have not turned in an updated application by July 15, 2015 will not receive payment.
|Address and Contact Information Update Form||354.88 KB||02/04/2015 00:00:00|
|HAMinorsIncompetents.pdf||4.35 MB||03/28/2015 00:00:00|
|TR2015-32.pdf||345.06 KB||03/28/2015 00:00:00|
Spring Community Outreach
The Seminole Nation will be hosting a Spring Community Outreach Event - featuring the Job Placement and Training, WIA, TERO, Social Services, Veterans Affairs and Diabetes Programs - on Tuesday, March 31, 2015 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the OAP Building in Wewoka.
For more information, view a flyer.
Grisso Mansion Tours
Click below to download information about Seminole Nation Grisso Mansion Tours.
2015 Tour Information Guide