Partners & Community Resources

Nevada Urban Indians, Inc. has active partnerships with many organizations within Washoe County and Carson City. Our partners and community resources are an important part to the success of this organization.

Our Partners and Community Resources

For more information about any of our Partners and Community Resources contact Executive Director, Janet Reeves or by phone at (775) 788-7600

The Indian Health Service (IHS), an agency within the Department of Health and Human Services , is responsible for providing federal health services to American Indians and Alaska Natives.The IHS is the principal federal health care provider and health advocate for Indian people, and its goal is to raise their health status to the highest possible level. The IHS provides a comprehensive health service delivery system for approximately 1.9 million American Indians and Alaska Natives who belong to 566 federally recognized tribes
 The UIHI assists Urban Indian Health Organizations (UIHOs), which are private, non-profit, corporations that serve AI/AN people in select cities with a range of health and social services, from outreach and referral to full ambulatory care. UIHOs are a network of 33 independent health agencies funded in part under Title V of the Indian Health Care Improvement Act and receive limited grants and contracts from the federal Indian Health Service (IHS). UIHOs are located in 19 states supporting individuals in approximately 100 U.S. counties, in which over 1.2 million AI/ANs reside, according to the 2010 U.S. Census. UIHOs provide traditional health care services, cultural activities and a culturally-appropriate place for urban AI/ANs to receive health care. UIHI staff work on multiple, ongoing research projects to benefit urban American Indian/Alaska Natives

National Congress of American Indians
The NCAI was founded in 1944 in response to termination and assimilation policies that the United States forced upon the tribal governments in contradiction of their treaty rights and status as sovereigns. NCAI stressed the need for unity and cooperation among tribal governments for the protection of their treaty and sovereign rights. Since 1944, the National Congress of American Indians has been working to inform the public and Congress on the governmental rights of American Indians and Alaska Natives.

University of Nevada, Reno — Intertribal Higher Education Program
The mission of the Intertribal Higher Education Program is to assist Native American students to obtain a university education by providing recruitment and retention services and activities that promote academic success and graduation from the University of Nevada, Reno.

The Inter-tribal Higher Education Program provides a focused study environment and coordinates advisement and referral in the areas of academic, leadership training, financial assistance and personal support.

Contact: Kari Emm,, (775)682-8998
Location: The Center for Student Cultural Diversity,3rd Floor, Joe Crowley Student Union, University of Nevada, Reno, NV 89557

“Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center endeavors to provide comprehensive, quality healthcare in a convenient, compassionate and cost effective manner.” Saint Mary’s Regional Medical Center is consistently at the forefront of evolving national healthcare reform. Their organization provides an innovative and integrated healthcare delivery system. They remain ever cognizant of our patients’ needs and desires for high quality affordable healthcare.

Renown offers access to more healthcare services than all other providers in the region. This includes four hospitals plus northern Nevada’s only CHA (Children’s Hospital Association)-affiliated Children’s Hospital and Children’s ER. Renown Regional is the region’s only accredited Trauma Center to treat seriously injured patients. Additionally, recognized areas of excellence include Institutes specializing in heart, cancer, robotics and neurosciences. This Top 100 integrated health network offers physician access at 14 convenient medical group locations and 9 urgent care centers, and the region’s most trusted insurance provider, Hometown Health 

Inter-Tribal Council of Nevada

Battle Mountain Band
Contact Phone: (775) 635-2004
Address: 37 Mountain View Drive, Battle Mountain, NV, 89820
Carson Colony Council
Contact Phone: (775) 883-6459
Address: 2900 South Curry Street, Carson City, NV 89703
Dresslerville Community Council
Contact Phone: (775) 265-4191
Address: 1585 Watasheamu, Gardnerville, NV 89410
Duck Valley Sho-Pai Tribes
Contact Phone: (208) 759-3100
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 219, Owyhee, NV 89832
Duckwater Shoshone Tribe
Contact Phone: (775) 863-0227
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 140068, Duckwater, NV 89314
Elko Band
Contact Phone: (775) 738-8889
Address: 1745 Silver Eagle Drive, Elko, NV 89801
Ely Shoshone Tribe
Contact Phone: (775) 289-3013
Address: 16 Shoshone Circle, Ely, NV 89301
Fallon Paiute Shoshone Tribes
Contact Phone: (775) 423-6075
Address: 565 Rio Vista Drive, Fallon, NV 89406
Ft. McDermitt Pai-Sho Tribes
Contact Phone: (775) 532-8259
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 878, McDermitt, NV 89421-0457
Confederate Tribes of Goshute
Contact Phone: (435) 234-1138
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 6104, Ibapah, UT, 84034
Las Vegas Paiute Tribe
Contact Phone: (702) 386-3926
Address: One Paiute Drive, Las Vegas, NV 89106
Lovelock Paiute Tribe
Contact Phone: (775) 273-7861
Mailing Address:  P.O. Box 878, Lovelock, NV 89419
Moapa Business Council
Contact Phone: (702) 865-2787
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 340, Moapa, NV 89025
Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe
Contact Phone: (775) 574-1000
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 256, Nixon, NV 89424


Reno-Sparks Indian Colony
Contact Phone: (775) 329-2936
Address: 98 Colony Road, Reno, NV 89502
South Fork Band
Contact Phone: (775) 744-4273
Address: 21 Lee, B-13, Spring Creek, NV 89815
Stewart Community Council
Contact Phone: (775) 883-7794
Address: 5300 Snyder Ave, Carson City, NV 89701
Summit Lake Paiute Tribe
Contact Phone: (775) 827-9670
Address: 1708 H. Street, Sparks, NV 89431
Te-Moak Tribe
Contact Phone: (775) 738-9251
Address: 525 Sunset Street, Elko, NV 89801
Walker River Paiute Tribe
Contact Phone: (775) 773-2306
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 220, Schurz, NV 89427
Washoe Tribe of Nevada and California
Contact Phone: (775) 265-8600
Address: 919 Highway 395 South, Gardnerville, NV 89410
Wells Band
Contact Phone: (775) 752-3045
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 809, Wells, NV 89835
Winnemucca Colony
Contact Phone: (775) 623-0888
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 1370, Winnemucca, NV 89446
Woodfords Community Council
Contact Phone: (530) 694-2170
Address: 96 Washoe Blvd., Markleeville, CA 96120
Yerington Paiute Tribe
Contact Phone: (775) 463-3301
Address: 171 Campbell Lane, Yerington, NV 89447
Contact Phone: (775) 964-2463
Address: HC 61, Box 6275, Austin, NV 89310
Timbisha Shoshone Tribe
Contact Phone: (760) 786-2374
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 206, Death Valley, CA 92328-0206