United Houma Nation

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  • Jul 23, 2015

    The UHN Election Board will be holding a Special Election to fill two vacancies on the UHN Tribal Council.  Tribal Districts 5 and 10 are currently vacant and encompass the following areas: ..

  • Jul 20, 2015

    The United Houma Nation Diabetes Program is looking for the next cooking sensation.  We are taking the traditional cookbook and putting our own spin on it! If you love to cook, don’t mind being recorded in the kitchen preparing your favorite dish, and sharing with us a little history about your dish (i.e. passed on by a family member, created it yourself, altered a recipe you found online); then we are looking for you! ..

  • Jul 17, 2015

    Good carbs, bad carbs; brown vs. white; cake or no cake; those are the questions but what are the answers?  When living with diabetes, individuals are sometimes confused by the information they receive from television, family, friends and the internet on what foods they can consume or should avoid.   ..

  • May 19, 2015

    As many of you know the United Houma Nation's lack of federal recognition has been a significant barrier in advocating and taking action to protect the rights of our people to live as indigenous people.  As the issues affecting our communities continue to grow in crisis proportions, our legal status, or more like our lack of legal status, keeps tribal leaders and advocates on the side lines.  The federal protections put in place to ensure tribal sovereignty are legally often only granted to federally recognized tribes. ..