Merris Obie
Social Services Director
(707) 482-1350 x1330

Samala Maloney
Family Services Manager
(707) 482-1350 x1329

Julia McCovey
Family Services Manager
(707) 482-1350 x1918

Yurok Tribe
Klamath Office
190 Klamath Blvd
PO Box 1027
Klamath, CA 95548

Welcome to the Yurok Social Services Department

The Yurok Social Services Department is committed to providing culturally appropriate, quality services.

The Department administers a broad variety of services including: General Assistance, Yurok Food Distribution, Indian Child Welfare Program, Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program, Yurok Youth, Social Work, Emergency Assistance, Temporary Assistance for Needy Families and the new Yurok Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Project.

Our mission is to help tribal members and families achieve independence, self-suffiency and healthy, productive communities.

LIHEAP Fraud Hotline:
ACF FRAUD ALERT HOTLINE 1 (888) 289-8442

If you have any information about possible fraud, waste or the misuse of federal funds, please help us eliminate it by calling ACF's Fraud Alert hotline.

Yurok child

The Yurok Tribe has an urgent need for temporary foster
care homes. Please contact Phoebe Morrison or Patty Lewis.

Fill out our Online Initial Foster Care Inquiry Form Now!

Please send us your questions or comments.

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Monthly Cash Assistance

Child Safety, Family Advocacy
and Indian Child Welfare Advocacy

Utility Assistance

Parenting Services

Alcohol and Other Drug Services

Nutritional Assistance

Elder Advocacy and Services

Youth Life Skills and Leadership

Employment Assistance

Burial Assistance

Child Care Assistance

Liheap Plan FY2014

Title IV B Plan 2014-2018

Draft ICWA Manual

Draft Children's Code

Yurok Youth

Yurok Domestic Violence/Sexual
Assault Project

Foster Care Recruitment

News/Upcoming Events

Contact Us / Staff Schedule

Klamath River

Low Income Home Energy
Assistance Program Application

Burial/Funeral Assistance

Food Distribution Program

General Assistance Application

Emergency Assistance Application