MAT
(Medication Assisted 
Treatment)

 

Mission Statement

To implement treatment which help people with substance abuse disorders achieve and maintain a meaningful and sustainable recovery with lifetime lasting results.

 

Program Overview

  • Cultivate balanced, independent lives through culturally specific program services.

  • Expand and increase recovery services to all individuals that are suffering from substance abuse disorder.

  • Reduce the number of relapse occurrences through preventive services.

  • Increase the number of individuals living in sobriety.

Services

  • Talking Circles (Share our truths with others in a safe and inclusive environment)         

  • Support Groups      

  • Smudging

  • Community Resources

  • Cultural Enrichment (Learn more about the ideas, beliefs, and traditions of the Lumbee people)

  • Job Training

 

 

Location

204 West 3rd St.

Pembroke, N.C. 28372

Contact Information

Erica Locklear, Program Director

910-522-5055

Department of Energy

 

Mission Statement

The mission of The Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina Department of Energy (DOE) is to serve as a service institution for American Indian families in Cumberland, Hoke, Robeson and Scotland counties by addressing household heating and cooling issues through safe, healthy and educational initiatives.

Contact Information

Wilma Dial, Compliance Specialist
Phone: 910.522.2206

energy@lumbeetribe.com

River Starburst and Logo3.png
Tribal Enrollment

ENROLLMENT AND RECORDS OFFICE

Mission Statement  

The mission of the Office of Tribal Enrollment and Records is to uphold tribal sovereignty and execute responsibilities of tribal enrollment as dictated by the Constitution of the Lumbee Tribe.  The office seeks to preserve for all time the Lumbee way of life by maintaining vital records provided by and for tribal members.  In doing so, the office is in keeping with the tribe’s desire to honor our ancestors and provide for future generations.

 

The Enrollment and Records office is regulated by CLLO-2010-0121-01 An Act to Provide Tribal Enrollment Ordinance.  This ordinance is in accordance with Article II of the Lumbee Constitution.

 

To qualify for membership with the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina (new or updating), applicants must have biological descent from one or more persons named on the tribe’s base rolls and maintain historical or present day contact.

 

The rolls will close thirty (30) days prior to any Special or Regular Election (typically held in November) and will remain closed thirty (30) days after or until certification of the election.

Office Hours 

Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Contact Information 

(910) 521.7861 

6984 NC 711 West, Pembroke

DSC_5632 copy.jpeg
Youth Services

 

Mission Statement

The mission of The Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina Youth Services is to inspire youth in Indian Country, through cultural enlightenment, to realize their full potential regardless of their circumstances and to become caring, responsible tribal members.

 

Program Overview

The Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina Boys & Girls Clubs are open to all youth between the ages of 6 to 18 for a nominal membership fee for the school year and the summer session.  The club hours during the school year is 2pm-6pm and in the are summer 8:30am-5pm. 

 

The Boys and Girls Clubs of the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina will strive to:

  • Promote Unity

  • Provide a "Positive Place for Youth"

  • Have an environment where youth are able to celebrate life accomplishments with peers

  • Teach and promote cultural activities in the communities

  • Utilize the elders and other role models from the communities to teach the youth life long skills.

 

Contact Information 

Dr. Rose Marie Lowry-Townsend, Youth Services Manager

(910) 775.9071

Onnette Jacobs, Administrative Specialist

(910) 775.9071

 

Tangelina Jarry,

Assistant Manager

Vocational Rehabilitation

 

Mission Statement

The mission of The Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation Department is to provide vocational rehabilitation services to any tribal member with a disability living in the service area of Cumberland, Hoke, Robeson and Scotland Counties.  The objective of the program is to prepare for, obtain or retain gainful employment.  It is our goal to improve the quality of life for tribal members with disabilities.  

 

Program Overview

The Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation program provides vocational rehabilitation services to any tribal member with a disability living in the tribal service area of Cumberland, Hoke, Robeson, or Scotland Counties. If you are a tribal member suffering from a physical disability, anxiety, depression, other mental health issues, substance or alcohol abuse, learning disabilities, trouble with hearing and/or vision, or other emotional/behavioral disabilities you may be eligible for services.  A tribal member may also qualify if he/she feels the disability affects their ability to attain or maintain employment.

 

Contact Information

Celeste Hunt, Program Director

Terri Hunt, Administrative Assistant

(910) 521.4220

 

Location

6984 NC Hwy. 711 West  

P.O. Box 236

Pembroke, NC 28372

Lumbee Warriors Association
Veteran Services

 

Mission Statement

The mission of the Lumbee Tribe Veterans Service Office is to provide safe, sanitary and decent housing to enrolled members of the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina.

 

Program Overview

A variety of important benefits and services are available to veterans and their families from the Department of Veterans Affairs and other agencies.  The Service Officer can assist individuals in applying for:

  • VA Home loans

  • Down-Payment Assistance

  • VA health care benefits

  • Service-connected disabilities

  • Vocational rehabilitation and employment

  • Pensions

  • Certificate for home loans

  • Burial and memorial benefits

  • Dependents and survivor benefits and healthcare

  • Appeals of VA claims decisions

  • Order military records and medals

 

We will maintain the highest ethical and moral standards by providing a service through which our society can express its gratitude to the men and women who continue to pay the price of our nation’s freedom.

Contact Information

Janice Locklear

(910) 522.2208

jlocklear@lumbeetribe.com

Location

Lumbee Tribe Veterans Service Office

204 West 3rd Street

P.O. Box 2709

Pembroke, N.C. 28372

(910) 522.2210 or (910) 521.7861

Lumbee Tribe Aquatic Center

Location

Lumbee Tribe Cultual Center 

824 Terry Sanford Drive

Maxton, NC 28364

Admission (CASH ONLY)
$2 - Anyone with an Active Tribal Card
$3 - Anyone without a Tribal Card

Hours of Operation
Memorial Day, May 27: 10am - 7pm

Pre-Season
Saturdays June 1 & 8: (10am - 7pm)  
Sundays June 2 & 9: (2pm - 6pm) 

Season (June 16 - September 2)
Tuesday - Friday: 1pm - 7pm
Saturday: 10am - 7pm
Sunday: 2pm - 6pm

 

19C5203E8A1E46A996454E332CB952E5.jpg

Project 3C

A partnership between the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina, University of North Carolina at Pembroke, Public Schools of Robeson County, and Robeson Community College.  

 

Project 3C is a $3.6 million dollar United States Department of Education, Native Youth Community Program (NYCP) four-year grant

awarded to the Lumbee Tribe to provide American Indian students with experiences and skills necessary to 

  • Develop their self – efficacy

  • Increase congruence between their interests and career choices

  • Broaden their college and career opportunities in STEM

Families and tribal communities will also be empowered to provide a supportive and

informed environment that promotes student choice, success, and career exploration.

Transportation to College and Career Class

The grant will assist with transportation cost for Native American students to attend College and Career Classes, if necessary, to Robeson Community College. The Public Schools of Robeson County coordinates this process.

 

College and Career Class Textbooks

The grant will assist with textbook cost for Native American students to participate in College and Career Ready classes if necessary with Robeson Community College. The Public Schools of Robeson County coordinates this process.

Contact Information: 

Gwen Chavis, Project 3C Director

(910)522-2221

glchavis@lumbeetribe.com

Untitled.png

Project Indigechoice

Creating Helpful Options to Integrate Culture and Education Project

 

IndigeChoice is a five-year United States Department of Education grant, awarded to the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina to serve American Indian students.  The Accessing Choices in Education (ACE) grant was designed to allow the Lumbee Tribe to set up a variety of education options and services from which parents or students can choose.

The grant will begin providing services and programs October 1, 2021 through September 30, 2025.

 

 

 

 

  • University & College Tours

  • College Day Conference

  • Counseling

  • Summer & Saturday Camps

  • Culturally Relevant Tutoring

  • Technology Materials

  • *Textbooks

  • *Educational Kits

  • *Transportation

*These services are only for students taking College and Career Promise courses/classes at Robeson Community College.

Untitled.png

Contact
Rita Locklear, Program Director
rjlocklear@lumbeetribe.com

(910)-522-2215

Tiffany Clark, Parent Liaison
tclark@lumbeetribe.com

(910)-522-2196

Screen Shot 2022-01-11 at 1.03.41 PM.png

Rental Pandemic Relief Program (RPRP)

RPRP is available to all tribal member who reside within the Lumbee tribal territory, throughout the United States, territories, and the District of Columbia.

Eligibility
A renter household, in which one more or individuals:

  • Qualifies for unemployment or has experienced a reduction in household income, incurred significant costs, or experienced a financial hardship due to COVID-19

  • Demonstrates a risk of experiencing homelessness or housing instability 

  • Has a household income at or below 80 percent of the area median.

Rent, Rent Arrears, and Utilities

For the purpose of RPRP, “utilities” includes: electricity, propane, natural gas, water, sewer, trash removal, and internet. Utilities does not include telecommunication services, such as telephone and cable.

Contact

(910)-775-2543

rentalrelief@lumbeetribe.com

*Hand written applications may be delivered to the program drop box located at the Soaring Eagle Community Building, 442 Norment Rd., Lumberton, NC 28360.

Screen Shot 2022-03-07 at 8.34.21 AM.png

Mortgage Pandemic Relief Program (MPRP)

MPRP is available to all tribal member who reside within the Lumbee tribal territory, throughout the United States, territories, and the District of Columbia.

Eligibility
A homeowner, in which one more or individuals:

  • Qualifies for unemployment or has experienced a reduction in household income, incurred significant costs, or experienced a financial hardship after January 21, 2020. 

  • Demonstrates a risk of experiencing homelessness or housing instability 

  • Has a household income at or below 80 percent of the area median.

Financial Assistance Include

Unpaid mortgages, Utilities, internet, homeowner-related insurance, HOA and Condo fees, property taxes, principle mortgage reduction, and mortgage interest rate reduction. 

Contact

(910)-775-2543

mortgagelrelief@lumbeetribe.com

*Hand written applications may be delivered to the program drop box located at the Soaring Eagle Community Building, 442 Norment Rd., Lumberton, NC 28360.

Tutors Needed, Apply Here: 

 Programs & Services

DSC_9646 copy.jpeg
Housing Department 
 

Mission Statement

This mission of The Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina Housing Department is to provide affordable, safe, and sanitary housing options for eligible Lumbee Indian families in the service area of Cumberland, Hoke, Robeson and Scotland Counties. 

Contact Information

Bradley Locklear, Director of Housing Services

(910) 522.5161

bslocklear@lumbeetribe.com

Anthony Pevia, Director of Housing Development

(910) 522.2211

apevia@lumbeetribe.com

Nichole Dial, Admin assistant /Student Housing Voucher Program Manager

(910) 522.5161
ndial@lumbeetribe.com

Client Inquiries: rehab@lumbeetribe.com

 

**Applications must be completed at The Lumbee Tribal Administration Building. 

Applications for Housing accepted daily Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. until 4:30 p.m.**

 

 
 
 
MAT Logo.png