KIOWA NEWS

THE KIOWA COMPLEX HAS OFFICIALLY REOPENED THERE DOOR EFFECTIVE JUNE 24TH, 2021.

THE KIOWA TRIBE HEAD START IS NOW ACCEPTING ON-LINE APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2021-2022 SCHOOL YEAR. THIS IS A FEDERALLY FUNDED PROGRAM THAT PROMOTES SCHOOL READINESS BY ENHANCING YOUR CHILD’S COGNITIVE, SOCIAL, PHYSICAL AND EMOTIONAL DEVELOPMENT FOR CHILDREN AGES 3 TO 5 YEARS OF AGE AT NO COST TO THE FAMILIES WHO QUALIFY. THIS PROGRAM SERVES ALL CHILDREN REGARDLESS OF RACE, COLOR, SEX, NATIONAL ORIGIN OR DISABILITIES. THE CENTER BASED SERVICE IS FROM 7AM TO 3PM WITH DISTANT LEARNING SERVICES TO MEET FAMILY NEEDS. FOR MORE INFO CONTACT THE KIOWA TRIBE HEAD START AT 580-654-6360 OR 580-654-6396.

THE KIOWA TRIBE’S VETERANS OFFICE IS NOW OPEN. IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS OR WOULD LIKE TO MAKE AN APPOINTMENT CONTACT 580-919-7199 OR 580-654-6458.

THE KIOWA TRIBE IS PREPARING FOR A DISBURSEMENT OF FUNDS! THE EMERGENCY JOINT RESOLUTION WILL OFFER $2200 FOR ADULTS 18 YEARS OF AGE AND ABOVE AND $500 VOUCHERS ($300 FOR CLOTHING AND $200 FOR FOOD) FOR CHILDREN. OTHER FUNDING PROPOSED WILL BE SCHOLARSHIP DEBT ASSISTANCE, HOUSEHOLD ASSISTANCE, MEDICAL BILL DEBT, COVID-19 SURVIVOR AID, ADDITIONAL BURIAL ASSISTANCE, RENTAL, MORTGAGE, HOME OWNERSHIP ASSISTANCE, HOUSING REPAIR, ASSISTED LIVING, ARTISAN LOSS OF INCOME, INCARCERATION RE-ENTRY SUPPORT, BUSINESS INFRASTRUCTURE, EDUCATION BACKING FOR STUDENTS, AND WELLNESS AID TO CHECK ON THE ELDERLY AND MOBILE VACCINATION UNITS. THE KIOWA TRIBE IS IN HOPES THAT THE VOTE IS DONE QUICKLY SO THAT FUNDS CAN BE DISBURSED AS EARLY AS LATE JULY.