UHN Asks Tribal Citizens in Hurricane Ida’s Path to Check-In in Advance of Landfall

As Hurricane Ida heads to make landfall tomorrow, UHN Administration is urging tribal citizens who reside in the potential impacted area to complete the below form to aid the Tribe in ensuring we are able to accurately relay your needs with funders, partners, and governmental official.  Also, we are in need of your most current … Read more UHN Asks Tribal Citizens in Hurricane Ida’s Path to Check-In in Advance of Landfall

Grayhawk Perkins Returns for 6th Expanding Traditions Workshop

We are pleased to announce that the United Houma Nation has received additional funding to continue its “Expanding Traditions” series. The UHN was chosen as a recipient of the 2021 Louisiana Culture, Recreation and Tourism and Atchafalaya Trace Commission Small Fund Grant. This series will provide tribal citizens the opportunity to engage with people who … Read more Grayhawk Perkins Returns for 6th Expanding Traditions Workshop

Local Business Just4Him Presents Check to Former Daigleville Students to Support Efforts to Acquire Historic Site

Houma, LA — Former Daigleville Indian School students Mr. Lawrence Verdin, Ms. Marie Billiot, and Mr. Charlie Duthu came to the UHN Tribal Administration Offices today to share their stories of attending Daigleville School as youth.  While there, they were pleasantly surprised by Mr. Kevin Sevin, co-owner of the Just4Him Haircut franchise (www.just4himhaircuts.com), who presented … Read more Local Business Just4Him Presents Check to Former Daigleville Students to Support Efforts to Acquire Historic Site

RJ Molinere to Join Us for Expanding Traditions Community Online Conversation

We are pleased to announce that the United Houma Nation has received additional funding to continue its “Expanding Traditions” series. The UHN was chosen as a recipient of the 2021 Louisiana Culture, Recreation and Tourism and Atchafalaya Trace Commission Small Fund Grant. This series will provide tribal citizens the opportunity to engage with people who … Read more RJ Molinere to Join Us for Expanding Traditions Community Online Conversation

UHN Launches Cultural Education Immersion Program

This month the United Houma Nation is launching a Cultural Education Immersion Program to assist tribal youth, school grades 1st through 12th, in signing up to participate in a culture and project based curriculum aimed to improve language arts, reading, science and math skills.  As tribal youth experienced the ever changing education platform of virtual … Read more UHN Launches Cultural Education Immersion Program

Expanding Traditions Workshop 4 Announced – Plant Medicines!

We are excited to announce our fourth workshop in the “Expanding Traditions” series, that will provide tribal citizens the opportunity to engage with people who have in-depth knowledge of the culture, traditions, and history of the United Houma Nation. This project will consist of four separate panels that will be held each month utilizing Zoom. … Read more Expanding Traditions Workshop 4 Announced – Plant Medicines!

UHN Launches 2021 Community Needs Assessment

The United Houma Nation is launching our 5 year reoccurring Community Needs Assessment to help identify basic tribal demographic information as well as detailed information that helps determine new and emerging community needs.  The online survey takes only 20 minutes to complete and should be completed by all tribal adults over the age of 18. … Read more UHN Launches 2021 Community Needs Assessment

UHN Raising Funds for Hurricane Laura Relief and Tribal Hurricane/Disaster Reserve Fund

The United Houma Nation is keeping a watchful eye on Hurricane Laura and has concerns for our westernmost communities in St. Mary Parish that are at highest risk for high winds and our most vulnerable communities that either live outside of the levee systems or have new or incomplete levee systems that have never been … Read more UHN Raising Funds for Hurricane Laura Relief and Tribal Hurricane/Disaster Reserve Fund

Principal Chief Declares Emergency in Advance of Landfall of Marco and Laura

With Tropical Storms Marco and Laura moving quickly towards the Louisiana coast. The occurrence of two tropical events in the Gulf of Mexico is historic and unprecedented that both are currently forecasted to make landfall along coastal Louisiana.  Additionally because of the unprecedented action, the ability for meteorological accuracy in predicting track and intensity is … Read more Principal Chief Declares Emergency in Advance of Landfall of Marco and Laura

Dr. Douglas Walker Joins the UHN Daily Social Check-In Friday, April 4th

Douglas Walker, PhD, is the Clinical Director of Mercy Family Center in New Orleans.  Dr. Walker has focused significant effort post Katrina on the community mental health needs of communities after disasters with particular emphasis on youth experiencing trauma.  He is a recognized expert sought to help communities during and post trauma such as the … Read more Dr. Douglas Walker Joins the UHN Daily Social Check-In Friday, April 4th