Emergency Services

Assistance is available for unique emergency situations to tribal members.

Eligibility

  • $600 max yearly amount or as needed
    • Option 1: One-time yearly assistance (will show as pre-pay or credit on utility bill)
    • Option 2: Multiple payments throughout the year up to $600 or as needed
  • All documents must be dated within 30 days of application.
  • Age 54 and under
    • Must prove emergency (examples: invoices, receipts, quotes, etc.)
    • No income required
    • No financial literacy or job search requirement
  • Age 55+
    • Provide statement of hardship
    • No income required
  • Veteran and Disabled: Age 54 and under
    • Provide statement of hardship
    • No income required, but proof of permanent disability or veteran required (SSDI Award Letter, DD214, State Issued Drivers' License with Veteran Logo, Military ID card, VA ID card, or VA Benefit letter)
  • Veteran and Disabled: Age 55+
    • Provide statement of hardship
    • No income required, no proof of permanent disability or veteran required

How to Apply

Apply in the Chahta Achvffa member portal.

Additional Information

Families in crisis situations are often assisted through this program. $600 approval amount per fiscal year.

Contact Information

580-920-7015

Location

CNO Headquarters

Choctaw Nation Headquarters
1802 Chukka Hina
Durant, OK 74701

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