Self-Governance Communication & Education Tribal Consortium

IHS Proposes to Redesignate Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) Service Area

On Monday, August 24, 2015, the Indian Health Service (IHS) announced a proposal to expand the service area of Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head (Aquinnah) in Dukes County,¬†Massachusetts. Based on a number of factors, the proposal suggests to expand their¬†current service delivery area which incorporates Martha’s Vineyard, Dukes County in the State of Massachusetts to include Barnstable, Bristol, Norfolk, Plymouth and Suffolk Counties in the State of Massachusetts.

Click here to review the proposal and provide comments by September 23, 2015.