What’s Happening?

Department Flyers Below you’ll find upcoming events and various department services: Remember the Removal 2021 Clothing & Household Item Drive Back to School Bash – Cattaraugus Community Flea Market Career Readiness Workshops – September 3D Archery Shoot – Seneca Nation Fish & Wildlife Gakwi:yo:h Farms Market & Mobile Market Wear Orange Day – Every Child […]



Mask Mandate for Seneca Nation Government Facilities WHEREAS, The Seneca Nation is responsible for the health, safety and well-being of our members, residents and employees and is taking precautions to reduce the impacts of Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) on our community members and their families, and WHEREAS, there has been an increase in the number […]

Feature President

A message from President Matthew B. Pagels

Gagwe:göh sgë:nö’, I’m thankful you are well. As summer winds down many things will move indoors. We must stay persistent with our health and wellness protocols as the COVID-19, Delta variant is most likely within our communities. As I mentioned in a recent PSA our COVID cases continue to rise at an alarming rate. For […]


eBenefits Fact Sheet for Veterans

Submitted by Tisheena Jimerson What is eBenefits?eBenefits is a joint VA/DoD web portal that provides resources and self-service capabilities to Veterans, Service members, and their families to research, access and manage their VA and military benefits and personal information. eBenefits uses secure credentials to allow access to personal information and gives users the ability to […]


Intellectual Disability Information

Submitted by Colby Curry, TERC What is an intellectual disability? An intellectual disability is when there are limitations to a person’s ability to learn and function on a daily basis. These limitations may include difficulties in communicating, taking care of themselves and social skills. Children with intellectual disabilities (sometimes called cognitive disabilities) may take longer […]


COVID-19 Diagnostic Testing

Submitted by Dawn Stevens, Emergency Management The Seneca Nation still is offering COVID-19 diagnostic testing to individuals and employees of the Seneca Nation. Testing is open to anyone who would like to be tested. You DO NOT need to have COVID-19 like symptoms to be tested. Location:Seneca Fire – Allegany Territory, 8184 E. Loop Rd., […]


News from the Seneca Arts & Learning Center

Submitted by Angelina Nolder, SALC On Friday, August 27th, the Seneca Arts and Learning Center held their inaugural Ahsoh Ogwë’jö’ (We Are Still Here) walk, to support the Every Child Matters crusade. The children and staff, all wearing orange, walked together around the SALC building, while listening to Yöëdza’ge:kha:’ Ha’degaëno:geh (Mother Earth Songs). Everyone was […]


From The Desk of The Treasurer

Greetings, Its official, the cooler temperatures indicate we’re heading into fall. Our days are gradually getting shorter and our nights getting longer. Our youth should all be back in school by now, as we continue to navigate around this COVID pandemic. I know these times have not been easy, but I hope they can put […]


Back to School Bash Drive-Thru held at ACC

Hosted by Allegany H.E.R.O. On Tuesday, August 24th the Allegany Education Department, LRJHC and ACC hosted a drive-thru school supply giveaway. There was a great turnout as community members lined the parking lot of the ACC in their vehicles to pick up supplies including back packs, masks, goodie bags, etc. for the kids in anticipation […]


News From The Clerk’s Office

Please Continue to stay Safe & HealthyThe Clerk’s Office continues to monitor the current pandemic & practice safety measures that protect the Clerk’s Office staff and Community as a whole, please watch for changes. Nya:wëh CLERK’S OFFICEThe Clerk’s Office on the Cattaraugus Territory has opened our doors with safety protocols in place. If you have […]