Over 31,000 elders applied for Respond, Recover and Rebuild Elder Assistance. A $400 check will be mailed to elders directly, starting this week. For those elders in the reservation, a $1,200 payment will be made soon directly to utility companies. Questions: elders@cherokee.org


Career Services

17675 South Muskogee Ave Tahlequah, OK 74464

Career Services provides tribal citizens with employment training opportunities and job assistance. The department also helps bring industry into northeastern, Oklahoma by offering recruiting fairs and employee training. Career Services also oversees many vital programs for the tribe, such as the TERO office, Summer Youth Employment Program, Job Corps, Adult Education Program, vocational training, Reentry program and more.

Career Services offers several in-house training programs, as well as, assistance to those who are enrolled in vocational training or associate of Applied Arts or Applied Science degree programs.

In addition to programs for the general public, there are also programs specific to housing residents, individuals with disabilities, and youth.