United Houma Nation


19 May

UHN in the News

Posted by United Houma Nation on Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Vice Principal Chief Lora Ann Chaisson was recently featured on the National Museum of the American Indians newsletter in their "Meet Native America" series.  Click the link below to read the article.

Meet Native America:  Lora Ann Chaisson, UHN Vice Principal Chief

The UHN has had a food booth at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival for the last 17 years.  We are please to see the media and support for our food and our efforts to fundraise.  Click the links below to read the articles featuring our tribe and our food.

WWL-TV Top 12 Foods of Jazz Fest

On April 7, 2015 the UHN Launched a Holistic Wellness Center to assist tribal citizens and their spouses with making health changes.  The Houma Courier covered the opening of the Wellness Center and the article can be found HERE.

During the December 2013 BayouRising Event in Dulac, national and international media attended and met with tribal members to better understand the issues faced by our people.  

Click HERE to read the January 5, 2015 article featured in Aljazeera America titled, "As Louisiana's Marshes Erode, So Does the Houma Indians Way of Life."