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Tribal Affairs



ODHS Honors Indigenous People's Day 2022

Celebrations of Native and Indigenous history and cultures will take place throughout the state on Monday, Oct. 10, 2022 as Oregon recognizes Indigenous Peoples’ Day. Read Office of Tribal Affairs Director Adam Becenti’s statement about Indigenous People’s Day and how ODHS is supporting all staff who identify as Indigenous. 

""The Office of Tribal Affairs is committed to supporting all Oregon tribal communities in thriving​ mentally, physically, spiritually, and emotionally.

​​Tribal Affairs works with all five ODHS programs to create and provide tribally appropriate programming, services, policies and support. Through tribal consultation with Oregon’s Nine Federally Recognized Tribes, O​DHS ensures programming, services, and policies meet the needs of Oregon tribal communities.