Rocky Mountain Tribal Leaders Council Website

The Rocky Mountain Tribal Leaders Council (RMTLC) is dedicated to improving health, economic development and education for Tribes and their members through a variety of programs, policy recommendations, and Tribal Leader meetings. RMTLC also endeavors to coordinate advocacy and promote the similar interests of member Tribes through various collaborative initiatives and projects.

Featured News

Mark Azure, President of the Fort Belknap Indian Community Council, Responds to Radio Announcer Paul Mushaben’s Remarks

In a guest opinion piece in the Billings Gazette, Mark Azure, President of the Fort Belknap Indian Community Council and RMTLC Treasurer, responds to radio announcer Paul Mushaben's remarks regarding segregating Native American basketball tournaments.  In his opinion piece, President Azure states: "We can only hope that someone will bring him up to speed about the negative impact and connotations associated with the banal concept of "separate but equal"; a concept which was, and still is, unmistakably steeped in prejudice...


    1. Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services (CMS) Outreach and Training Event

      March 22 - March 24
    2. BIA Indian Highway Safety Program Grant Writing Workshop

      March 25
    3. 7th International Meeting on Indigenous Child Health

      March 31 - April 2
    4. NCAI Executive Board Monthly Policy Update Teleconference

      April 5 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
    5. National Child Welfare Workforce Institute Webinar

      April 20 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
  • News & Announcements

    SAMHSA Training Opportunities: Launching Assisted Outpatient Treatment Programs

    SAMHSA is sponsoring three upcoming training sessions for individuals working in the field of community mental health who are interested in launching and operating an assisted outpatient treatment (AOT) program. AOT is...

    Funding Opportunity: Food Distribution Program Nutrition Education Programs

    Description: Since 2008, FNS awards funding for nutrition education projects through Food Distribution Program Nutrition Education (FDPNE) grants each fiscal year. Indian Tribal Organizations (ITOs) and State agencies (SAs) that...

    SAMHSA Announces Funding Opportunity for Suicide Prevention and Substance Abuse Program

    The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Center for Mental Health Services (CMHS), and the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (CSAP) have opened applications for fiscal year (FY)...