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The Indian Health Service California Area Office Director offers this section to communicate with and update Tribal officials in California with correspondence, documents, and other materials of interest.


HHS IHS National and California Area Workgroups

CA Area Tribal Advisory Committee (CATAC); CDC / Agency for Toxic Substances & Disease Registry (ATSDR) Tribal Consultation Advisory Committee (TCAC); HHS AI/AN Health Research Advisory Council (HRAC); HHS Secretary's Tribal Advisory Committee (STAC); IHS Contract Support Cost (CSC) Workgroup; IHS Director's Advisory Workgroup on Tribal Consultation (DAWTC); IHS Director's Workgroup in Improving Purchased/Referred Care (PRC); IHS Facilities Appropriations Advisory Board (FAAB); IHS National Tribal Advisory Committee on Behavioral Health (NTAC); IHS National Tribal Budget Formulation Workgroup (BFWG); IHS Tribal Leaders Diabetes Committee (TLDC); IHS Tribal Self-Governance Advisory Committee (TSGAC); National Indian Health Board (NIHB) California Area Representative; National Indian Health Board (NIHB) Tribal Public Health Accreditation (TPHA) Advisory Board; Substance Abuse Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) Tribal Technical Advisory Committee (TTAC); Tribal Technical Advisory Group (TTAG) to the CMS; Youth Regional Treatment Center (YRTC) Tribal Advisory Committee (TAC)

ISDEAA Contact

Indian Self-Determination & Education Assistance Act (ISDEAA) Area Liaison

Regional Specialty Centers

Learn more about the Regional Specialty Centers proposal for the next California health care facility


Find presentations from past Tribal Leaders Meetings; consultation policies; federally recognize CA tribes.

YRTC Project

Follow the history and progress in the IHS Youth Regional Treatment Centers (YRTC) facilities project.