United Houma Nation

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  • United Houma Nation Tribal Council

    On Saturday, June 18th, the United Houma Nation Election Board swore in the 2016 Tribal Council. 

    Chief Thomas Dardar,
     Entire Tribe
    District 1: St. Mary
    Adam Crappel
     District 2: Terrebonne 
    Lora Ann Chaisson
     District 3: Terrebonne
    Maryal Mewherter
     District 4: Terrebonne
    John Silver
    District 5: East Terrebonne
    District 6: Terrebonne 
    Pierre Solet
    District 7: St. Bernard/Plaquemines
    Monique Verdin
     District 8: Jefferson
    August Creppel
    District 10: Lower Lafourche
    Donny Verdin
     District 11: Upper Lafourche
    Michael Dardar Sr.

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  • May 31, 2016

    The United Houma Nation is holding a fundraiser to cover the repairs for the Daigleville School.  ..
  • Apr 08, 2016

    Many people have seen the beautifully designed American Indian prestige license plate available through the Louisiana Department of Motor Vehicles, but many people do not realize the additional funds collected from the license plate actually funds a statewide scholarship competition for American Indian students pursuing higher education.  The scholarship award, which is facilitated through the Louisiana Governor's Office of Indian Affairs is intended to award supplemental monies that would be sent directly to the college/university/institute of higher learning of eligible American Indian students who are enrolled citizens of one of twelve Louisiana tribes or groups - of which the UHN is one. ..

  • Apr 08, 2016

    The Inter-Tribal Council of Louisiana is seeking a Workforce Job Developer Specialist.  The position announcement closes on April 15th.  To view the position announcement, CLICK HERE..

  • Jan 11, 2016

    The UHN is proud to announce that its collaborative with Mercy Family Center is ready to launch the How's Your 5? Community Resilience and Public Health Campaign. The UHN Wellness Program will oversee this launch and be the mechanism to disperse the campaign training, materials and orientation.  Tribal citizens can learn more about this initiative by attending any Wellness event.  Please remember the UHN Wellness Center is open every Tuesday from 3:00 pm to 5:30 pm for all tribal citizens and their spouses.  The Center's location is 991 Grand Caillou Road, Bldg #3, Houma, LA  70363.  ..