New Year's Day - Jan 1st
Martin Luther King - Jan 17th
President's Day Feb 21th
Good Friday - April 22nd
Memorial Day - May 30th
Independence Day - July 5th
Absentee Shawnee Day - Aug.9th
Labor Day - Sept 5th
Veterans Day - Nov 11th
Thanksgiving - Nov 24th & Nov 25th
Christmas - Dec 23th & Dec 26th
New Years Day- Jan 2nd 2012
The Absentee Shawnee Tribe, in partnership with the
Commissioners and Staff of the Absentee Shawnee Housing Authority,
acknowledge and endorse the following as the mission of our
The Absentee Shawnee Housing Authority exists to serve
people in need, primarily Indian people. Service to the Indian
Community must always be our first and foremost priority. It is our
goal to provide excellence in service by being committed to
improving the housing conditions and related social, education, and
economic aspects, which affect the overall living conditions of the
Indian Community. To accomplish this goal, we must constantly
strive to expand and improve housing and related services through
dedication, integrity, compassion and responsiveness to all the
needs of those we serve.
To maintain quality in our current Housing Services for those
we serve and to explore and expand alternative methods of providing
opportunities for homeownership.
To provide on-going up-to-date training for staff,
Commissioners and residents which pertains to all aspects of the
To educate and open the channels of communications and increase
the dissemination of information to residents, applicants, Tribal
officials and the community at large.
To increase sensitivity, efficiency and uniformity of the
administration of the Authority's operations.
To maintain a professional approach to the pursuit of current
To expand the related social, economic and educational services
along with affordable housing programs in an effort to raise the
quality of life for those we serve.