As a result of the current Federal government funding situation, the information on this website may not be up to date or acted upon. Updates regarding government operating status and resumption of normal operations can be found at www.opm.gov . Despite the lapse in appropriations, IHS will continue to provide direct clinical health care services as well as referrals for contracted services that cannot be provided through IHS clinics. For more information on how IHS is impacted, visit: HHS Contingency Plan
American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month
November is American Indian and Alaska Native Heritage Month. It's a time to celebrate the rich and diverse cultures, traditions and languages of the tribes across the United States. It's also a time to educate and increase awareness about critical issues that Tribes are facing today.