Tribal Court

In accordance with the Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA), the Gwichyaa Zhee Gwich'in Tribal Government Tribal Court oversees child custody issues (including State intervention), appeals & petitions. The Court is comprised of five (5) elected judges and a clerk.

ICWA personnel also provide case management for children in Tribal custody as well as overseeing Tribal foster homes and Tribal adoptions.

Phone: 907.662.3625 or 907.662.3290
Fax: 907.662.3118

Resources:
State of Alaska, Office of Children's Services
ICWA related links from the State of Alaska OCS



“Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do.”

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Gwichyaa Zhee Gwich'in Tribal Government

3rd & Alder Street, PO Box 126
Fort Yukon, Alaska 99740
Office: 907.662.2581
Fax: 907.662.2222