September 18, 2019

Five Steps to protect children

Here are five simple and practical steps that are essential to keeping children safe; they’re also important to consider before allowing children to stay lengthy amounts of time away or overnight away from family.
September 17, 2019

2019 Potawatomi Leadership Program final projects and reflections

The 10 members of each Potawatomi Leadership Program class are required to present a final project, which is a major goal of their time with Citizen Potawatomi Nation.
September 13, 2019

Vaccines part of back-to-school routine for Oklahoma children

For many children across Oklahoma, back to school season generally means a new backpack, a new pair of shoes and a visit to the doctor’s office for a new round of vaccines.
September 12, 2019

Tribal health care could lessen State’s financial costs under Medicaid

A recent study produced by the group IHS - Health Care Reform in Indian Country seems to indicate that the presence of tribes can offset a significant cost to the state.
September 9, 2019

September is national Healthy Aging Month

Citizen Potawatomi Nation offers many services elders utilize to stay full of life and free of pain, and Healthy Aging Month provides an opportunity to learn how to maintain an active lifestyle and independence.
September 6, 2019

Mortgage Buy-Down Program offers home purchase opportunities inside Tribal jurisdiction

The CPN Housing Department believes they have found a way to assist low-income Native American households with high creditworthiness in the CPN jurisdiction with the purchase of a home.
August 30, 2019

Tribal sales tax raises more than $52k for Pottawatomie County schools

Under the direction of CPN Tribal Chairman John “Rocky” Barrett and support from the CPN Tribal Legislature, the Nation contributed funds to public school systems from sales tax receipts at Tribal enterprises.
August 26, 2019

Completing the Circle

Completing the Circle is a yearly event, planned by tribes and the Oklahoma Department of Human Services, aiming to reconnect Oklahoma’s Native American foster children to their tribe, culture and heritage.
August 26, 2019

CPN Veterans report: August 2019

The August CPN Veterans report discusses what the CPN Veterans group participated in at this summer’s Family Reunion Festival as well as potential benefits for veterans exposed to Agent Orange in the Vietnam War.