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Crow Creek is located on the Missouri River 60 miles southeast of Pierre and is inside Buffalo County, South Dakota. The reservation and the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe are organized into three Districts: Big Bend, Crow Creek, and Fort Thompson. Crow Creek Tribal Schools include an elementary school at Fort Thompson and a K-12 boarding and day school approximately 10 miles away. The Tribe leases land to ranching families and operates the Lode Star Casino and Hotel. Click here for more Crow Creek History and Information
Even though Fort Thompson, Big Bend, and the Crow Creek Community are set in one of the poorest areas in the nation, there are many positive indications. There is an energetic spirit throughout the area and the people are becoming more self sufficient. Since there are very few companies to work for, there is a growing interest in self employment.

Those who visit Crow Creek Indian Reservation are impressed with the incredible beauty, the sense of community, and the positive energy.

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Habitat for Humanity - Dacotah Tipis Habitat for Humanity Dacotah Tipis at Crow Creek Habitat for Humanity -
Dacotah Tipis

Home Ownership Programs
for very low income families
needing adequate housing.

Contact: Bob Werner
Phone: 605-220-2869
Address: 1127 BIA Route # 4
(in the Golden Age Center)
PO Box 487
Ft. Thompson, SD 57339
Website: www.dacotahtipis.org
Email: hfhtipis@midstatesd.net
Download: Habitat Information

Veterans Memorial Lodge Veterans Memorial Lodge

Phone: 605-245-2189
Contact: Jerald Lytle
Address: PO Box 80
33831 BIA Rt 4
Fort Thompson, SD 57339
Email: veteransmemoriallodge@outlook.com
Mission: Veterans Helping Veterans
Crow Creek Sioux Tribe
Crow Creek Sioux Tribe

Chairman: Lester Thompson, Jr.

Address: PO Box 50
Ft. Thompson, SD 57339
Phone: 605-245-2221
Fax: 605-245-2470

Star Quilts in Big Bend
Patty's Star Quilts

Contact: Patty Parsons
Hours: Anytime by Appointment
Phone: 605-875-3222
Cell: 605-478-0176
Location: 31730 Lonesome Place, Big Bend
Price: Varies by size and number of quilts needed.

Boys and Girls Club on Crow Creek in South Dakota
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Tokata Youth Center

Youth Development
& Recreation

Contact: Aaron Vaughn
Phone: 605-245-2410
Address: PO Box 458
126 South Dakota Highway 149
Ft. Thompson, SD 57339
Website: www.TokataYouthCenter.org
Email: Info@TokataYouthCenter.org
Crow Creek Bad Nation Barber and Beauty Bad Nation Barber & Beauty

Cuts, Perms, Coloring, & Waxing

Phone: 245-2235 or 680-4143
Address: Bad Nation Road,
3 miles east of Ft. Thompson
Prices: $10 for adult haircuts, $8 for children 10 and under.
$6 for waxing, Perms and colors vary; please call for pricing.

Crow Creek Housing Authority

Crow Creek Housing Authority

Home Construction and Maintenance

Phone: 605-245-2250
Maintenance: 605-245-2695
Address: P.O. Box 19
Fort Thompson, SD 57339

Dawnee's Home Repair in Crow Creek Dawnee's Home Repair

All Repairs including weatherizing, yard work, deck, minor plumbing & electric, roof patching, sheet rock, and remodeling.

Contact: Don Paul Touche
Phone: 605-875-3255
Prices: Call for a free estimate.
Hours: 8AM - 8PM by appointment
Diamond Willow Ministries on the Crow Creek Indian Reservation Diamond Willow Ministries

Ministry & Other Programs

Contact: Rod Vaughn
Phone: 605.245.2685
Address: 3 miles west of Ft. Thompson
PO Box 438
Ft. Thompson, SD 57339
Website: www.d-w-m.org
Email: d-w-m@midstatesd.net
Farley Hawk Construction in Fort Thompson SD Farley Hawk Construction, LLC

General Contracting, Construction, and Renovation.

Phone: 605.730.2043
Address: 33468 228th Street,
Ft. Thompson
Hours: Morning, Noon, & Night by Appointment
Price: Free Estimates
Golen Age Center Crow Creek Golden Age Center

Senior citizens services
and meals program

Phone: 605-245-2140
Address: 1127 BIA Route #4
(across from Lynn's Dakota Mart)
Email: goldenage@midstatesd.net
Red Skyy Music in Fort Thompson South Dakota Red Skyy Music

Live Music, Guitar Lessons, & Concessions, Accessories
Also sells Sioux Burgers & Indian Tacos!

Contact: Larry Gravatt
Phone: 605-730-3953
Address: BIA 6 & 14
Price: $10 per guitar lesson;
$300 for a 9pm-2am booking
Hunkpati Investments on the Crow Creek Reservation Hunkpati Investments

Financial Education & Small Business Loans

Phone: 605.245.2148
Contact: Tally Colombe, Executive Director
Address: PO Box 175
126 South Dakota Highway 149
Fort Thompson, SD 57339
Website: www.hunkpati.org
Hawks Tire Service in Crow Creek Hawk Tire Service

Oil Change, Tire Repair, and Minor Auto Maintenance and repair

Phone: 605.730.4556
Address: Bad Nation Rd,
3 miles east of Ft. Thompson
Hours: 2PM - 6PM, Mon - Fri
Price: Varies by size and type of tire
Post Office Fort Thompson SD US Post Office

Mail services

Phone: 605.245.2364 for
Address: 119 SD Hwy 249
Fort Thompson, SD 57339
Hours:Weekdays 8:30am to 12:30pm,1:30pm to 4pm
Sat. 10am - 11am
Website: www.usps.com
Download: Post Office Information
Small Engine & Automotive Repair in Crow Creek G & R Repair Service

Lawn & Garden Equipment Repair; Small Engine & Auto Repair

Contact: Gilbert Ray Pickner
Phone: 605-894-4410
Location: 3 miles from Crow Creek village
Open: Monday - Friday
Free Estimates
Indian Health Center in Fort Thompson SD Indian Health Center

Health Care

Phone: 605.245.2285
Address: Highway 34,
Ft. Thompson, SD 57339
Project Safe Crisis Counseling & Shelter Wiconi Wawokiya, Inc.
(Project Safe)

Crisis Counseling & Shelter

Contact: Lisa Thompson-Heth
Phone: 605.245.2471
Address: 101 Courthouse Rd,
Ft. Thompson, SD 57339
Email: wiconi@midstatesd.net
Ray's Body Shop in Big Bend Ray's Body Shop

Auto body repair and painting. Over eight years of body shop experience! Quality work at a good price!

Contact: Raynard Howe
Phone: 605-478-0275
Location: Big Bend
Hours: 8 AM - 4 PM and by appointment, including weekends.
Price: Call for Free Estimates
Crow Creek Head Start Crow Creek Head Start

Child Care and Service

Contact: Penny Marsh
Phone: 605.245.2337
Address: PO Box 350
108 Burton Stepp Loop
Ft. Thompson, SD 57339
Wes Parson Fencing in Big Bend Wes Parson's Fencing

Fencing Repair and Construction

Contact: Wes Parsons
Location: 30 Miles East of Pierre on Highway 34 in Big Bend
Phone: 605-875-3222
or 605-478-0176
Hours: Anytime.
Call for Appointment.
Price: Varies depending on size.
Free estimates.
Crow Creek Suicide Prevention Crow Creek Suicide Prevention

Phone: 605.245.2486
1021 Community Bldg Central,
Ft. Thompson, SD 57339
Shelbys Minimart in Fort Thompson SD Shelby's Minimart, LLC

Gas, Laundry, Movie Rental, Convenience

Contact: The Isburg Family
Phone: 605-245-2788
Hours: 24 hours a day,
7 days a week
Location: Highway 47 Bypass, East of the Lode Star Casino in Fort Thompson
Fort Thompson Community Health Center Horizon Health Care, Inc.

Fort Thompson Community Health Center

Phone: 605.245.2700
125 SD Highway 249,
Ft. Thompson, SD 57339
(Just East of Lynn's Dakotamart)
Website: www.horizonhealthcare,org
Hours: 8am to 5pm

Same day appointments/walk-ins welcome.

We accept all insurances and offer discounted prices through our Sliding Fee program. We are here to serve everyone, no matter what your income may be!

Flu shots are available now - call or come in to get your flu shot!
Star Quilts by Natalie Voice Natalie Voice's Star Quilts

Contact: Natalie Voice

Location: 1523 Old Lodge Street in Ft Thompson
Hours: Flexible
Price: Determined by Quilt
Phone: 605-730-4061
Email: Nat_Voice@hotmail.com
Crow Creek Tribal Schools Crow Creek Tribal Schools (K-12)

Phone: 605.852.2258
Address: 101 Crow Creek Loop
Stephan, SD 57346
Website: http://crowcreek.k12.sd.us/
Mystic Horse Art Studio Mystic Horse Art Studio

One of a kind fine arts including paintings and sculptures. Originals and Prints available.

Contact: Lyle Miller
Phone: (605)-491-5587
Location: Stephan & Mitchell SD
Hours: 8-4 or by Appointment Price: $100 for Prints.
Originals range from $500-$3000
Additional Info: Work out of home in Mitchell. Best reached by cell phone by visiting facebook at Mystic Horse Art Studio.
Sanford Mid Dakota Hospital in Chamberlain SD Sanford Mid Dakota Hospital

Phone: 605-734-5511
Address: 300 S. Byron Blvd,
Chamberlain, SD 57325
Kosters Wood Krafts on the Crow Creek Reservation Native American Walking Sticks Kosters' Wood Krafts

Walking Sticks (Diamond Willow & Twisted Wood), Native Dancing Sticks. Personal commissions welcome!

Contact: Eugene Koster
Phone: 605-245-2408
Hours: 8-5 M-F
Location: 213 BIA Route 4,
Fort Thompson, SD 57325
Prices: Available upon request
Email: eugene.koster@yahoo.com

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Saint Mary's Hospital in Pierre SD Saint Mary's Hospital

Phone: 605-224-3100
Address: 800 E. Dakota Ave
Pierre, SD 57501
Website: www.st-marys.com

house cleaning

Experienced House Cleaner

House Cleaning Services, Yard Work

Call Shelle at: 605-682-8743
Leave message: 605-245-2471

Honest, Dependable, Trustworthy... Reasonable Rates
St Joseph's Catholic Church on the Crow Creek Indian Reservation St Joseph's Catholic Church

Contact: Sister Charles Palm
Phone: 605.245.2350
Address: 1127 BIA Route # 4
P.O. Box 47
Fort Thompson, SD 57339
Crow Creek Elementary School Crow Creek Elementary School

Contact: Amelia Black Bear
Phone: 605-245-2372
Address: 101 Crow Creek Loop
Stephan, SD 57346
Website: www.crowcreek.k12.sd.us/es/Default.htm
Email: mmwells@cctschieftains.org
Trucking Triple E Trucking

Screen printing services for any occasion or activity. We will meet your needs at affordable prices.

Contact: Elvis K. Ortley
Phone: 605-730-4320
Address: PO Box 522, Fort Thompson, SD 57339
Ashworth Road Baptist Church is a supporter of Crow Creek non-profit organizations Ashworth Road Baptist Church

Ashworth Road Baptist Church is an active supporter for some of the non-profit organizations on the Crow Creek Reservation.

Phone: 515-223-0914
Address: 5300 Ashworth Road,
West Des Moines, IA 50266
Website: www.ashworthroad.com/
Lode Star Casino Owned and operated by the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe Lode Star Casino and Hotel

Owned and operated by the Crow Creek Sioux Tribe. In addition to the Casino and Hotel, please visit our restaurant and see our shows. (An event calendar is available on our website listed below.)

Phone: 605-245-6000 (Casino)
605-245-2899 (Hotel)
Location: PO Box 140
Ft. Thompson, SD 57339
Email: info@lodestarcasino.com Website: www.lodestarcasino.com/
Also: Please visit our restaurant!
Ambulance service in Fort Thompson serving all of the Crow Creek Indian Reservation Ft Thompson Ambulance Dept

Ambulance service on the Crow Creek Reservation

Phone: 605-245-2345 for
Address: 206 E. Samboy Drive,
Fort Thompson, SD 57339
Johns Service in Fort Thompson on the Crow Creek Reservation John's Service

Repair, welding, machining for all automobiles, farm equipment, hydraulic repair

Contact: John Olson
Phone: 605-680-3016
Address: 33671 228th St.,
Ft. Thompson, SD 57339
(Mile and half west of Episcopal Church)
Christ Episcopal Church on the Crow Creek Native American Reservation Christ Episcopal Church

Clergy: Fr. Craig West
Phone: 605-234-1351
Address: Ft Thompson, SD 57339

Sunday morning service is at 10:00 am.
Great Plains Solutions in Big Bend section of the Crow Creek Reservation Great Plains Solutions

Pest Control, Commercial Cleaning, Floor Restoration

Contact: Halona Hall
Phone: 605-280-0799
Location: Big Bend, but will serve all of Crow Creek and surrounding areas.
Price: Call for free quotes
Native American Telecom Servicing the Crow Creek Reservation Native American Telecom

Phone: (605) 477-2222
Address: 253 Ree Circle
Fort Thompson, South Dakota 57339
Website: www.nativeamericantelecom.com
Email: info@nativeamericantelecom.com Download Info:
Native American Telecom Info

Wowasake Wellness Center

Wowasake Wellness Center

Encouraging healthy lifestyles by promoting fitness and diabetes education.

Contacts: Amy Reincil, DPT, ATC SDPI Health Technicialns: Georgia Wilsom, Airryn Big Eagle
Phone: 605-245-2177
Address: 1323 BIA Route 4. Fort Thompson, SD 57339

Big Eagle Hunting Lodge & Guide Service on the Crow Creek Reservation

Big Eagle Hunting Lodge & Guide Service

25 years experience hunting and fishing the Crow Creek Reservation Region. Specializing in Big Game, Upland Bird, Waterfowl, and Missouri River Walleye.

Terence Big Eagle at 605-730-4071
or Michelle Honomiehl at 605-730-0311
Price: Varies by group size, species hunted, and location.

Early Childhood Screening on the Crow Creek Reservation

Family Enrichment Program

Developmental screenings on children birth to five years of age using the Denver II for the screening tool.

Hours: Mondays 10:00 - 2:30
(Transportation provided for the Ft. Thompson Community. Diapers, formula, books & goodie bags offered.)
Contact: Lynn Harrison
Phone: 605-245-2755
Address: PO Box 158
108 Burton Stepp Loop
Fort Thompson, SD 57339
(Inside the Head Start Administration building)

Lynns Dakotamart in Fort Thompson on the Crow Creek Reservation

Lynn's Dakotamart

Grocery Store

Contact: Address:
SD 34 at SD 47
Fort Thompson, SD 57339
Phone: (605) 245-2292

Native American Heritage Association delivering to the Crow Creek Reservation

Native American Heritage Association (NAHA)

NAHA delivers food and clothing to Fort Thompson on the Crow Creek Reservation.

Phone: 605-341-9110
Address: 12085 Quaal Rd.
Black Hawk, SD 57718
Email: info@naha-inc.org
Website: www.naha-inc.org/

Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) in South Dakota

Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS)

The South Dakota NRCS provides assistance to owners of America's private land with conserving their soil, water, and other natural resources.

Contact: Darrel DuVall,
Tribal Liaison
Phone: (605)-530-5045
Address: 200 Paul Gust Rd.
Chamberlain, SD 57325
Email: darrel.duvall@sd.usda.gov
Website: www.sd.nrcs.usda.gov