Karuk Tribe Coronavirus (COVID-19) Emergency Response Team
For all unmet needs related to COVID-19, please contact us at:
Phone: (800) 505-2785, Extension 2500
The Karuk Cares Hub is a one-stop shop for Covid-19 and local health information and resources focused on our Klamath River community, ranging from how many tests the Karuk Clinics have performed, to the Food Box Application, to local case counts, testing information, and school re-openings.
|8/14/2020||Covid Safety Update|
Wildfire Smoke Safety: https://www.cdc.gov/air/wildfire-smoke/default.htm
|7/8/2020||Karuk Tribal Health Covid Testing Available|
|6/17/2020||Karuk Tribe Covid-19/Testing Update|
|5/20/2020||Karuk Tribe Covid-19 Update|
|Áan Chúuphan Service Continuity Notice|
Food Application Available (Updated 5/13/2020 to Electronic Application Method)
NOTE: Please only submit one Food Application, if you are not sure if your application wasreceived, you can email KarukCovid19@karuk.us to confirm.
|4/16/2020||Karuk Tribe Receives Food Donation|
|4/14/2020||Karuk Tribe Housing Notice to Tenants (May Rent Relief)|
|4/24/2020||Humboldt County Health Order (Facial Coverings)|
Go to TANF department for updated NRSTB assistance (Formally known as COVID 19 Application)
NOTE: This is separate assistance from traditional TANF, for individuals with non-recurrent, short term needs related to the Covid-19 public health emergency (examples include: food, incidentals, utilities, energy assistance, housing rent assistance, emergency housing assistance, domestic violence services, diversion and welfare avoidance, and vehicle support). This program has different income limits (see page 2 of Application below), making a wider range of individuals eligible. This is NOT for existing TANF clients, please contact your Case Worker for any unmet needs you may have.
|4/2/2020||Karuk Tribe Emergency Response Team Activation|
|3/24/2020||Karuk Tribe Housing Rent/Mortgage/Voucher Notice|
|3/24/2020||Karuk Human Services Department Availability|
|3/17/2020||Karuk Tribe COVID-19 Office Restrictions|
|3/12/2020||Karuk Tribe Housing Notice to Tenants (April Rent Relief)|
|3/12/2020||Karuk Tribe COVID-19 Travel Restrictions|
|3/12/2020||Karuk Tribe Resolution Emergency Declaration COVID-19|
Please visit these websites to stay updated on the COVID-19 pandemic and to keep yourself and family safe:
HOME SCHOOL ADVICE
DO YOU NEED HOME SCHOOL ADVICE OR TIPS FOR TEACHING YOUR KIDS AT HOME?
The Tribal Council will not hold face-to-face meetings until further notice. They will be utilizing video-conferencing and abiding by the guideline of social distancing that is recommended. Meaning, that in order to maintain business, they will take action items by phone vote, by altered meetings (when absolutely necessary), or simply postpone routine items that don’t have hard deadlines. The Tribal Council will utilize video-conferencing with only written requests allowed. All Council Members will observe proper physical distancing.
All Tribal Committee Meetings should be cancelled or altered to accommodate restrictions of small gatherings. If you can postpone, you should postpone! This will be re-evaluated periodically as additional information becomes available.
If you need to submit a request, please visit the Council, Meeting Information Page above, for further information.
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