The Public Safety Division carries out the essential and honorable function of educating and protecting the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Indian Reservation.

Social Services

Marie James | Social Services Program Manager | (509) 634-2399 |

Social Services Overview:
Our Social Service Workers serve as tribal professional experts on matters relating to several social services areas, with an emphasis on various facets of social work that oversees supervised IIM account holders and provide assistance with financial management, and coordinate activities with resources that benefit social service clients.
Client Support:
Working directly with clients within the social service program;

Providing consultations and guidance on social issues; Contributing to public information;

Social service also provides adult protective services to Eligible Native Americans within the boundaries of the Colville reservation.

Omak Social Workers:


Inchelium Social Worker:
Trudi Laramie                      

Nespelem APS Social Worker:
Debra Stanger                    

Administrative Assistance:
Michelle Everybodytalksabout


Program Manager:
Marie James