The Fort Peck Reservation is home to two separate Indian nations, each composed of numerous bands and divisions.
The Sioux divisions of Sisseton, Wahpetons, the Yanktonais, and the Teton Hunkpapa are all represented.
The Assiniboine bands of Canoe Paddler and Red Bottom are represented.
The Reservation is located in the extreme
northeast corner of Montana, on the north side of the Missouri
Fort Peck Tribal Health
107 H Street East
P.O. Box 1027
Poplar, MT 59255
P:406.768.3491 Ext. 4409
The activities of this program are designed to plan, organize, initiate, maintain
and evaluate a Tribal Environmental Health Program, which will
protect American Indian Health and their environment as determined
by the Fort Peck Tribes.
This program is designed to satisfy the needs of the Fort Peck Tribes and supply them with a comprehensive program addressing the areas of air quality, food protection, hazardous substances and product safety, housing, institutional health and safety, recreational areas and waters, solid waste management, pest control, water quality, water supply, sewage treatment, home and surveillance, and injury prevention.
The staff will promote and enforce Tribal Laws and Regulations designed to ensure protection of American Indian Health and their environmental areas.
The department will function as an enforcement-advisory agency of the Fort Peck Tribes, and will be responsible for evaluating current environmental conditions, assessing resources, developing priorities for action, establishing specific program activities, and evaluating program effectiveness under the direction of the Tribal Health Director and Tribal Executive Board.
Phone Number: (406) 768-3491 ext. 4414
"Fort Peck's Total Health Care Program"