May 2, 2018 N/A
REGISTRATION FOR THE HHS Region 10 Annual Tribal Consultation IS NOW OPEN!
May 2, 2018
Little Creek Casino Resort
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Region 10 will conduct its annual Tribal Consultation for Tribes in Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington on Wednesday, May 2, 2018, at the Little Creek Casino Resort, 91 WA-108, Shelton, WA 98584.
We will also hold 1-1 meetings with Tribal Leaders upon request on Tuesday, May 1, 2018, at the same location. If you do not request such a meeting, you do not need to attend Day 1.
Outline of Events
Day 1 (Tuesday, May 1) – OPTIONAL One-on-One Meetings: These short meetings are an opportunity for Tribal leaders and organizations to briefly share specific concerns and information with federal officials from HHS operating divisions. It is not intended to be a formal consultation. If you register for a one-on-one meeting, please send your issues AS SOON AS POSSIBLE to Nicholson.firstname.lastname@example.org so we can be prepared to respond.
The schedule for 1:1 meetings will be developed based upon requests. Please anticipate approximately a 20 minute meeting between 8:00AM PT and 6:00PM PT. Please register for 1:1 meetings as soon as possible so we can set the schedule.
Day 2 (Wednesday, May 2) – Tribal Consultation: The agenda for Day 2 is in development but will include Opening and Tribal Blessing, Regional Welcome, Tribal Leader Introductions, Open Tribal Leader Comments, and Closing Remarks. We anticipate Day 2 will run from 9:00AM PT until 5:00PM PT, but is subject to change.
To Register for the Consultation Follow These 2 Simple Steps:
Step 1: Register to attend the May 2 Consultation through the link below by Monday, April 16, 2018.
Use this link if you would like to schedule a one-on-one meeting for Tuesday, May 1. If you are not scheduling a one-on-one meeting, you do not need to attend on Day 1. There are limited slots for one-on-one meetings; once we finalize a schedule we will confirm the time and location for your meeting.
Step 2: Secure hotel accommodations at the Little Creek Casino Resort by Saturday, March 31.
Please visit the Little Creek Casino Resort reservations website at https://uslcc.webhotel.microsdc.us/bp/search_rooms.jsp and use Group Code 050118USDE. Please secure your accommodations by Saturday, March 31, 2018, to receive the special rate of $93/night.
If you have any questions about the Consultation session, please contact Nicki Massie at Nicholson.email@example.com.
Acting Regional Director
US Dept of Health & Human Services, Region 10
701 Fifth Avenue, Suite 1600, MS-01
Seattle, Washington 98104
Region 10 serving Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington